Accommodation options across the region


Whether you prefer a Gay Friendly five star hotel, a gay hotel, a backapackers in the city, an island resort or a retreat in the rainforest, Gay Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef region has accommodation to suit every taste and budget. There are high-end five star international hotels, including our favourite - the Pullman Reef Hotel Casino - and luxurious self-contained apartments, tropical resorts, gay holiday homes plus unique gay hotels, and gay owned and operated B&Bs. Cairns City itself offers a large range of accommodation choices where dining, tours, shopping and the night life are all a short walk away. Islands out in The Great Barrier Reef, like Green and Fitzroy islands are perfect for gay travellers and gay vacationers seeking island paradise! North of Cairns are the Cairns beaches, with many accommodation choices, the higlight being Palm Cove and its true international style. Port Douglas, further north still, is another gem of the Gay Cairns region and provides international resorts and gay resorts.  

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Turtle Cove Gay Resort- Cairns

Pullman HotelsTurtle Cove Beach Resort is an absolute beachfront slice of Gay and Lesbian heaven and is between Cairns, Palm Cove and Port Douglas. If you can drag yourself away from the resort, both the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest are on our doorstep. Turtle Cove Beach Resort offers 4 types of accommodation, so there is something for everyone!


Pullman Reef Hotel Casino- 5 star luxury in the city

Pullman Hotels

The most prestigious accommodation & entertainment complex in Cairns, offerring everything from award winning restaurants 
& live entertainment to a boutique Casino, night club & a Wildlife Dome. Featuring 128 rooms with neutral shades, plantation shutters & light timbers that accentuate the feel & lifestyle of Tropical North Queensland. All rooms are complete with private balconies & bathrooms featuring a Jacuzzi style spa bath, separate shower & toilet, double basins, breakfast for 2 in Tamarind restaurant, select mini bar items, A drink per person per night in BAR36* Wi-Fi, self-car parking and phone calls within Australia. 



Getaway - stylish, tropical self contained apartments

HeritageMake yourself at home in the spacious fully self contained apartments whether you are traveling from Australia, overseas or here on business. Getaway on Grafton holiday apartments are perfectly located in the heart of Cairns making us the ideal Cairns holiday accommodation destination for holiday makers and corporate travellers. Getaway is a sought after Boutique complex which offers you a warm, friendly and personal environment in a convenient location.

North Cove Waterfront Suites - overlooking Trinity Bay

Pullman HotelsNorth Cove Waterfront Suites is perfectly situated on the Cairns Esplanade, in its own lush tropical gardens, overlooking beautiful Trinity Bay. Located at the quieter Northern end of the Cairns Esplanade we are within walking distance to Cairns city centre, restaurants, shops and the Casino. Featuring 1, 2 and 3 bedroom air-conditioned fully self-contained apartments that have been designed with style, comfort and convenience in mind we are an ideal choice for business or pleasure, for small or large groups or for families.



Daintree Secrets  like no where else on the planet

Cher Du MondeDaintree Secrets is a unique holiday property perched over 400 metres of pristine waterfalls and rapids of Little Cooper Creek and boasts its own deep natural swimming pool in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest. Perfect as a romantic getaway for couples, or a relaxing private retreat for families or small groups Daintree Secrets truly is like no where else on the planet. Only two hours north of Cairns, this award winning rainforest retreat captures the true essence of this spectacular wilderness.

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Retro Glam Holiday apartments in Port Douglas

Retro GlamOur new privately owned “retro-glam” apartments are perfect for your next romantic getaway. All apartments have a separate bedroom with a queen bed. The Banana, Coconut and Rainforest apartments also have a queen-size divan bed in the living room. Combining induction cooking, Smeg appliances, a Delonghi espresso machine, free hi-speed WiFi, NetFlix and Foxtel, a Bose MP3 player and a heated pool, Retro Port Douglas will be the highlight of your holiday. Take a short walk to the beach or the shops and restaurants, or just laze in the hanging chair on the balcony, or by the heated pool.

Thala Beach Nature Reserve 5 star gay friendly

Cher Du MondeThala Beach Nature Reserve is the only 5 star resort of it’s kind in Far North Queensland. In a secluded location, nestled on a spectaular headland overlooking the barrier reef, it’s the perfect place for a romantic escape. Thalas’ accommodation consists of deluxe private bungalows dotted throughout the forest along paths that meander down to one of the regions most picture perfect beaches. Its the perfect place for your gay holiday in paradise and has been awarded Advanced Ecotourism Certification and is considered one of the top eco resorts in Australia.

QT Port Douglas one of kind luxury resort

Cher Du MondeQT Port Douglas is a unique designer resort that celebrates an eclectic design environment and bold entertainment to create an intriguing yet relaxing guest experience. An oasis of relaxation, there is no need for guests to leave the resort with the renowned Bazaar Marketplace restaurant and stylish cocktail bar Estilo, unparalleled leisure facilities such as luxurious designer day spa, spaQ, and the very best of Port Douglas chic awaiting the sophisticated yet playful guest in one of 168 designer rooms.

Niramaya luxury villas in Port Douglas

Cher Du MondeNiramaya Villas and Spa encapsulates absolute luxury with exclusive villas nestled amid lush greenery just by the sunny shores of Four Mile Beach in Port Douglas. The villas are perfectly suited to those who want to indulge with stylish Bali-inspired designs, private heated plunge pools and stone outdoor showers. The resort is bordered by rainforest and features a fine dining restaurant and luxury day spa onsite. Book your secluded villa with Niramaya and immerse yourself in absolute luxury.

Le Cher Du Monde Unique Port Douglas accommodation

Cher Du MondeLe Cher Du Monde is your accommodation base in Port Douglas for your holiday adventures -located on the exclusive Macrossan St in the very heart of Port Douglas. Relax and enjoy complete indulgence in our self-contained tropical apartments complete with King sized bed. Le Cher Du Monde is a short stroll from the golden sands of Four Mile Beach and the famous Marina Mirage which is the departure location for reef trips in Port Douglas.

The Mediterranean modern Port Douglas accommodation

Cher Du MondeThe Mediterranean Port Douglas is a modern boutique holiday apartment complex offering very spacious modern studio, one, two and three bedroom apartments just a short walk to magnificent Four Mile Beach and the cosmopolitan heart of Port Douglas, Macrossan Street. All apartments are fully self-contained with full kitchen and laundry facilities fully air-conditioned, cable TV is provided free of charge to all



Bramston Beach One of the rare untouched beauties on our Coast

Fitzroy Island Pack your togs, flip flops and a good book! Bring your Appetite and head to Bramston Beach Motel for some serious relaxation and recuperation - we promise you won’t be disappointed ! Our Motel has uninterrupted beachfront views, peace and tranquility by the bucketload and kilometres of uninhabited beach. Just an hour south of Cairns the Bramston Beach Motel features self-contained rooms, swimming pool, BBQ area, licensed bar and restaurant. There is also Conference facilities for Company Retreats.



Fitzroy Island Resort the perfect Island escape

Fitzroy Island Fitzroy Island is a tropical paradise of rainforest and beaches within the calm sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef. A listed National Park the Island is ideal for a romantic gay getaway. Visit for a day or stay overnight in our boutique 41/2 star Island accommodation. Located 45 minutes by the Fitzroy Fast Cat, from Cairns, you can spend the day sipping cocktails by the pool or immerse yourself in the crystal clear waters of the Great Barrier Reef.



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Palm Cove Tropic Apartments - gay owned & operated

palm logo readmorePalm Cove Tropic Apartments offer self contained apartments in Palm Cove, the most beautiful of Cairns’ northern beaches. Just 20 minutes north of Cairns, and the International Airport. It is an ideal base from which to visit the Great Barrier Reef and the spectacular world heritage listed Far North Queensland rainforests. These well appointed 1 and 2 bedroom apartments feature free WIFI, well-equipped kitchens, king beds, LCD TV’s, laundry and spacious balconies.... all just 100m to Palm Cove Beach.