Floriana - A Nostalgic Reminder of Historic Cairns

A 1939 Historic, Art Deco, Guest House, Situated on the Cairns Esplanade

Art Deco Guest House On The Cairns Esplanade

Built in the late 1930’s, Floriana Guesthouse is a blend of Maltese and Australian tropical architecture.

Floriana is the last remaining original guesthouse on the Cairns Esplanade and the only Heritage Listed guesthouse in Cairns. This relaxed, older style property is popular with guests on a budget, who appreciate the charm of older style accommodation.

Featuring 10 unique rooms all with private bathrooms. Floriana is situated in a beautiful location on the Cairns Esplanade, providing an ideal spot for birdwatching.

Floriana Features

  • FREE WIFI
  • Saltwater swimming pool
  • Sunlounges
  • Gazebo with BBQ and outdoor dining area near the pool
  • Guest laundry (charges apply)
  • Tour Desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Reception hours are from 8am to 1pm, followed by siesta. The office re-opens at 4pm to 7pm.
  • Free parking on the street in front of Floriana

Studio Rooms

Floriana offers guests 10 unique rooms all with private ensuites. The rooms range from single with ensuite, double with ensuite, twin rooms, and self contained studio flats, 5 rooms with views to the Esplanade.

  • Private ensuite bathroom
  • Double bed
  • TV
  • Small fridge
  • Air-conditioning & Ceiling fans
  • Linen and towels provided

Studio Flats

The Studio flats at the front of the building have views of the Cairns Esplanade and Trinity Bay.
One flat has a small balcony with outdoor seating

  • Private ensuite bathroom
  • Double bed
  • TV
  • Small fridge
  • Air-conditioning & Ceiling fans
  • Linen and towels provided
  • Open plan
  • Double bed and Single bed

Location Info

  • Cairns City / CBD – 20 min walk
  • Cairns Airport – 10 min drive
  • Great Barrier Reef Departure (Reef Fleet Terminal) – 25 min walk
  • Cairns Hospital – 250metres
  • Nearest grocery store (Woolworths) – 25 min walk
  • Cairns Central Shopping complex – 30 min walk
  • Skyrail Caravonica – 15 min drive
  • Freshwater Station – 15 min drive
  • Trinity Beach – 25 min drive
  • Palm Cove – 30 min drive
  • Port Douglas – 1 hour drive

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