Overview of Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationYorkeys Knob Beach19 min walk
    Popular LocationSkyway Rainforest Cableway8 min drive
    AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)12 min drive
    Popular LocationHalf Moon Bay Golf Course13 min drive

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  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Kitchen

    Room amenities

    • 2 bedrooms
    • 1 bathroom
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Kitchen

About this area


This aparthotel is located near the beach and in an area with great airport proximity. Reef Fleet Terminal and Cairns Marlin Marina are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Cairns Esplanade and Palm Cove Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Cazaly's Stadium or Barlow Park.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Yorkeys Knob Beach - 19 min walk
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park - 8 min drive
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway - 8 min drive
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway - 9 min drive
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Freshwater Station - 11 min drive
  • AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 12 min drive


  • Vitalia's Italian Restaurant - 8 min walk
  • Sipping Duck - 6 min drive
  • Siam Orchid Spicy - 8 min drive
  • Poemphun Thai - 10 min drive
  • Dunwoody's Tavern - 11 min drive

About this property

Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments

4-star Cairns aparthotel in Holloways Beach with free parking
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free aparthotel has a bar/lounge and laundry facilities. Self parking is free. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and barbecues are on-site. The apartment has 2 bedrooms and offers a DVD player and a balcony. Guests will find a kitchen with a fridge, a hob and a microwave.
This aparthotel offers 5 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with washers/dryers and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodation at this 4-star aparthotel has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, and hairdryers. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board.

Recreational amenities at the aparthotel include an outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • Outdoor pool

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking
  • On-site parking


  • Fridge (full size)
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • 1 bar


  • 2 bedrooms


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Rainfall shower head
  • Hairdryer


  • LCD TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony or patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden


  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan


  • No pets allowed


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • No lifts
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Security system
  • Smoke detector


  • 5 rooms
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1992



Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 30 November 2020 to 19 December 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a security system

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments and receive a full refund?
Yes, Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments?
Check-in is from 2 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Pacific Sands Holiday Apartments located?
Located in Holloways Beach, this aparthotel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Yorkeys Knob Beach and within 6 miles (10 km) of Mount Whitfield Conservation Park and Skydive The Reef Cairns. Cairns Cable Ski and Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park are also within 6 miles (10 km).
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Thanks for good service- booking of tour Accomodation location is quiet and near a corner shop, restaurants and a bar at the beach front. Bus stop nearby or can taco/Uber/ride share to central Cairns
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Little peice of charm
Fabulous location 1 block to beach, cafe and local places to eat out also. Apartment very basic but surrounded by lunsh bush and lovely pool area with BBQ facilities. About 5 minutes to sky rail and Smithfield shopping with everything you need. 10 minutes drive to cairns and to palm cove with great eateries.
Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good comfortable beds, well stocked kitchen equipment, nice balcony . One three seat lounge could do with an armchair for four visitors.
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and tidy spacious apartments. Staff very friendly and helpful
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good location near the beach with cute seaside restaurant right down the block.
Stayed 4 nights in May 2019

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