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Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina

Cairns' premier hotel, Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, provides a haven of unsurpassed luxury in a tropical city setting.  The hotel is magnificently positioned within the cosmopolitan Pier complex, overlooking the Marlin Marina and the Coral Sea.

Shangri-La's special blend of service and attention to detail, combined with the ultra-chic guestrooms, make for memorable stays, and guests aspiring to return.  It is a fresh modern hotel with appealing decor, offering all the creature comforts that well-traveled guests anticipate.  The spectacular waterfront location is renowned as Cairns’ premier dining precinct, hosting some of Cairns’ most acclaimed restaurants and bars.

With the Marlin Marina being the gateway to the amazing Great Barrier Reef, it offers a variety of ways to in which to explore and discover the reef, from intimate sailing boats through to large luxury cruises, helicopters and seaplanes.  Combined with other unique and natural attractions such as the ancient Daintree Rainforest, romantic tropical beaches, exciting game fishing, diving and white water rafting, guests are literally spoiled for choice by day and night.
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina

Room Information

Guest Rooms
Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns offers 255 spacious and inviting guest rooms and suites. All rooms have private balconies along with memorable views of the city, the Hotel’s tropical gardens, Trinity Bay or Marlin Marina. All rooms are decorated with local artwork that express the natural beauty of the Tropical North.

Horizon Club
Ideal for guests who desire an extra level of attentive service and exclusive benefits, Horizon Club rooms offer spacious accommodation, late check-out, Club Lounge access, and a private concierge.

Suites offer spacious living, with extra-large balconies fronting the water and large lounge areas ideal for entertaining or relaxation. All rooms feature flat-screen satellite televisions. The expansive marble bathrooms contain a separate shower and soaking tub.

Things To Do


Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina: This hotel boasts Cairns’ most stunning restaurant location. The magnificent panoramic views over the Marina and Trinity Inlet sets a spectacular backdrop for a great start to the day with a sumptuous breakfast buffet.

The evening dinner menu celebrates the best of innovative Australian cuisine with clever Asian and Mediterranean inspired dishes.

This stunning location is renowned as Cairns premier restaurant location and very much part of the popular Marina dining promenade. Situated in the southerly corner of the Pier, the expansive North Food & Wine venue is the beginning of the covered boardwalk.

Bá8 Lounge and Bar: Cairns’ contemporary bar on the waterfront with breathtaking views over the Marina and Trinity Inlet. Whether it’s a casual drink with some share-platter grazing or creative, zesty tapas with matching wines you are bound to enjoy yourself in the beautiful atmosphere and surrounds.

For casual drinks and a light snack, head to the Poolside Bar, where there are a tempting array of appetizers, long cool drinks and cool cocktails to refresh you throughout the day.



Cairns, Queensland, Australia



Hotel Includes:

Business Center

In-Room Dining

Internet Access

On-Site Restaurants

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Price Guide

$ = Up to $100
$$ = $100 to $199
$$$ = $200 to $349
$$$$ = $350 to $599
$$$$$ = $600 +
Price per person, per night.