Destination guide

Travel to relaxing Clifton Beach

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Clifton Beach. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travellers with its local tours and coral reefs. Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

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)
Weather

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.

Natural features

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)
How to get there

Transport to and around Clifton Beach

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 9.2 mi (14.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Clifton Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 455 holiday lettings around Clifton Beach. From 202 Houses to 210 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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: 618 holiday lettings
  • Clifton Beach: 620 holiday lettings
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre: 606 holiday lettings
  • Four Mile Beach Park: 609 holiday lettings
  • Palm Cove Beach: 619 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 202 Houses in Clifton Beach. Our other popular types of Clifton Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 210 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 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 369 holiday homes with pool available in Clifton Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.