Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Gordonvale getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Gordonvale. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Gordonvale

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gordonvale a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gordonvale Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Sugarworld Waterpark (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Cairns Golf Club (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Esplanade Lagoon (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gordonvale

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gordonvale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Behana Gorge (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Crystal Cascades (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Cairns Esplanade (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Muddy's Playground (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Gordonvale

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 14.4 mi (23.1 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Cairns Gordonvale Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gordonvale?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 72 holiday lettings around Gordonvale. From 17 houses to 44 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Gordonvale?

Sure, getting away from it all can be great. But sometimes launching yourself into the energetic pace of the concrete jungle is way more fun and interesting! HomeAway has 14 city centre holiday rentals available. Alternatively, you may be searching for another type of holiday setting. HomeAway has tons of rental options to choose from, including:

  • 12 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 9 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 6 shore-front holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Gordonvale?

Having space to yourself, cooking with local flavours, great views — if any of this appeals to you, an apartment rental could be a great choice. You'll be able to take your pick from 93 different options with the help of HomeAway. If you make your reservation quick, you could be spending as little as £44 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • House: 20 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £30 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • Villa: 2 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £52 per night.

Can I stay in Gordonvale in a large group?

The recipe for the perfect getaway is spending time with friends and relatives in an amazing new place. If you're travelling with a large group, HomeAway has options for you. The most popular choice for larger groups here are apartment holiday rentals, and there are 17 available. Properties for rent around here that are perfect for large groups include:

  • Searching for places that can fit 6 people? We have 22 that will be suitable. Prices start from £72 per night.
  • Keen to find a place for 5 people? We have 13 that will be perfect. You can book one for as little as £75 a night.
  • Arranging a trip away with 8 guests? We've got 8 properties for rent that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £82 per night.

You and all your mates will be in good hands when you plan your Gordonvale travels with us!

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