Get an overview of this hotelCairns waterfront resort with casino, rooftop pool

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Swimming pool
Business centre
Laundry facilities

On Trinity Inlet

Nestled along Trinity Inlet, this Cairns hotel is a 5-minute walk from the Cairns Convention Center and a 10-minute walk from the city center. The Great Barrier Reef is within easy reach.

Wildlife, nightlife

The hotel is the centerpiece of an award-winning resort complex, which features a casino, rooftop pool, and spa tub, 24-hour room service, top-notch restaurants, nightlife, and the Cairns Wildlife Dome.

Balconies, jetted tubs

Guestrooms offer furnished balconies with water or city views, along with smart TVs, connectivity panels, and WiFi. Marble bathrooms have jetted tubs secluded by plantation shutters, separate shower, separate toilet, and double basins. All hotel rooms were gently refurbished July 2013.

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino features a rooftop outdoor pool and a spa tub. Poolside refreshments are available. The casino offers more than 500 state-of-the-art gaming machines, along with table games. The Casino Sportz Arena features a giant-screen TV.

Perched above the casino, the Cairns Wildlife Dome (surcharge) is enclosed by a 20-meter-high glass dome. Animal residents include parrots, koalas, reptiles, kookaburras, and possums. Bird shows and koala photo opportunities add to the fun.

Tamarind, the hotel's signature restaurant, serves a fusion of Western and Asian cuisine. This award-winning dining venue offers dishes prepared with fresh and local ingredients. Guests can also enjoy cocktails on the terrace. Café China showcases the flavors of Peking and Hong Kong. 24-hour room service is available, as well as 3 bar/lounges.

The hotel has 12 meeting rooms totaling 379 square meters (4,079 square feet), computer station and free WiFi access. Valet (surcharge) and free self-parking are available. A 24-hour airport shuttle is also available (surcharge).

  • Casino 
  • Express check-in 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Meeting rooms 12 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1996 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Computer station 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 379 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4080 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 127 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Espresso maker 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Tamarind - This award-winning restaurant serves a fusion of Western and Asian cuisine prepared with fresh and local ingredients. The menu includes miso beef tenderloin, spiced potato and tamarind fritters, and crispy wrapped salmon. Open for breakfast and dinner. Reservations are required.

China Café - This restaurant has Peking and Hong Kong specialties, yum cha, an extensive wine list, a noodle bar, and a verandah.

Bar36 Live Lounge - Open daily till late, this bar offers premium cocktails and drinks. Guests can enjoy live entertainment 6 nights a week.

Casino Sportz Arena - This sports bar with giant-screen TV and flat-screen TVs throughout is located in the casino. Head here for movies and free popcorn Tuesday mornings.

Flinders Bar & Grill - Located in casino, this venue has casual dining and drinks. Open daily.

Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 74 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Only service animals are allowed
Parking height restrictions apply
Union Pay


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: AUD 150 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: AUD 39.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 75 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 7.50 (up to 11 years old)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 12.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 20.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 74 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Pullman Casino Reef Hotel
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  • Cairns Sofitel
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  • Sofitel Cairns

We should mention

One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Added Benefits

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive 1 drink in Bar36 (per night), breakfast for 2 in Tamarind, and free phone calls within Australia.

Full details provided at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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