Where to stay around Clifton Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 536 holiday lettings near Clifton Beach. From 235 Houses to 9 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Clifton Beach is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Clifton Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Clifton Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Clifton Village Shopping Centre: 703 holiday lettings
  • Clifton Beach: 703 holiday lettings
  • Cairns Esplanade: 687 holiday lettings
  • Palm Cove Beach: 700 holiday lettings
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre: 685 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Clifton Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Clifton Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 235 Houses in Clifton Beach. Our other popular types of Clifton Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I rent beach rentals in Clifton Beach?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 109 beach rentals in Clifton Beach. You have also many other possibilities in Clifton Beach area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 92 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 26 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 6 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Clifton Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 355 holiday homes with pool available in Clifton Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Clifton Beach, Australia is a wonderful choice when you need a warm-weather breakaway

    A holiday rental home in Clifton Beach will put you close to all of the most popular activities in the area. Enjoy the gorgeous beaches all day then return to your comfortable home base each night.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Clifton Beach, Australia

    Many people holiday to Clifton Beach with one thing in mind: the beach. One glimpse at the gorgeous, sandy shores and clear warm waters and it is easy to see why some visitors return year after year. Enjoy swimming surfing and diving. The surfing here is quite good and there are fabulous diving spots as well. Organised diving excursions and surfing lessons are available. If you can bear to leave the beach for an afternoon you will find many other activities. Take a ride in a hot air balloon, play a round of golf or – if you want to do something a bit more adventurous – go skydiving. Take a train tour through Cairns or spend the evening at a casino, trying your luck or watching as others try to beat the dealer.

    Places to Visit in Clifton Beach, Australia

    The Great Barrier Reef is not far from Clifton Beach and it is certainly worth a visit. This is especially true if you enjoy SCUBA diving as the Great Barrier Reef is considered by many to be one of the best diving spots in the world. If you do not dive then consider participating in reef cruise. This provides another way to learn about the reef. Cape Tribulation Rainforest is another spot that is quite popular. Enjoy the lush beauty of the rainforest and have a chance to glimpse wildlife that you may not see anywhere else. Chillagoe Caves boast hundreds of caves to explore. The limestone rock formations inside the caves are amazing.

    Weather in Clifton Beach, Australia

    There are slight variations in the temperatures based on the season, but the weather in Clifton Beach is always warm and pleasant. From June through September the average low temperatures are 17° to 18° C and the average highs are 26° to 28° C. From October through May the average lows are 20° to 23° C and the average highs are 29° to 31° C. From June through October there is between 23 and 51 mm of rain per month. The rest of the year you should expect between 99 and 224 mm or rain per month.

    Travel to Clifton Beach, Australia

    The closest airport to Clifton Beach is Cairns International Airport (CNS), located 17 km away. Hobart Airport (HBA) is also located 17 km from Clifton Beach. You will need a car for use during your stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Clifton Beach

    Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Clifton Beach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Rainforestation Nature Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Half Moon Bay Golf Course (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Kuranda Koala Gardens (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Australian Venom Zoo (4.3 mi / 7 km)
    • Cairns Cable Ski (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Clifton Beach

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Clifton Beach

    Clifton Beach is famous for its beautiful gardens and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Clifton Beach is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Great Barrier Reef (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
    • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (10.6 mi / 17 km)
    • Clifton Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Kewarra Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Palm Cove Beach (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)