Destination guide

The charming area of Smithfield awaits your stay

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Smithfield. Well known for its restaurants, beaches and skiing, this romantic city won't disappoint. Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Smithfield

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Smithfield has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Cairns Cable Ski (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Rainforestation Nature Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Smithfield

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Smithfield is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Barrier Reef (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Cattana Wetlands (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Yorkeys Knob Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Kewarra Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Smithfield

Fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Smithfield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 575 holiday lettings around Smithfield. From 221 Houses to 308 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 Smithfield?

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

  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park: 524 holiday lettings
  • Cairns Cable Ski: 524 holiday lettings
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway: 525 holiday lettings
  • Cattana Wetlands: 583 holiday lettings
  • Tjapukai Cultural Park: 584 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Smithfield 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 Smithfield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 221 Houses in Smithfield. Our other popular types of Smithfield holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 308 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 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 Smithfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 445 holiday homes with pool available in Smithfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.