Find the best place to stay — Clifton Beach

Where to stay around Clifton Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 453 holiday lettings near Clifton Beach. From 215 apartments to 195 houses, 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: 603 holiday lettings
  • Clifton Beach: 605 holiday lettings
  • Cairns Esplanade: 587 holiday lettings
  • Palm Cove Beach: 604 holiday lettings
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre: 589 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 apartments in Clifton Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 215 apartments in Clifton Beach. Our other popular types of Clifton Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 195 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 297 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.

    Attractions in and around Clifton Beach

    Looking for things to do while you're in Clifton Beach? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Rainforestation Nature Park and Kuranda Koala Gardens. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Clifton Beach and Kewarra Beach. Winter activities that you might appreciate include visiting Cairns Cable Ski. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Cazaly's Stadium or Barlow Park. Activities around the area include Half Moon Bay Golf Course, Skydive The Reef Cairns and The Cultural Place. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Great Barrier Reef, Mount Whitfield Conservation Park or Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens to your agenda.