The first thing that strikes you as you enter the Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort is its expansive atrium where you can check in, check out some Cairns tours, grab a coffee and a bite to eat and admire their pool which takes centre stage. The resort's accommodation wraps around the lagoon-like pool with its sandy beach that entertains the youngsters all day, and there's a swim-up bar nearby which could easily entertain adults all day. Plus of course there's plenty of crystal cool water to float your worries away.
Supporting local farmers, suppliers and businesses is a big part of the culture and community spirit in Cairns. We’re so lucky to come from a region that boasts so much delicious local produce, and we love sharing it with our guests. With bounties of colourful tropical fruit and veg, access to the freshest seafood, and the abundant Atherton Tablelands – lovingly known as “The Food Bowl of Far North Queensland” – right on our doorstep, foodies from the world over visit Cairns just to experience all the amazing food this region has to offer.
In terms of holiday destinations, Bali is a perennial favourite amongst Australian travellers. And why wouldn’t it be? The lush Indonesian island is only a quick flight away from most major Australian cities, and its balmy tropical days, world class food and affordable adventures are the ideal way to escape the daily grind.
Tropical North Queensland is home to some of the most magical scenery in the world. From stunning natural wonders and lush green rainforests, to aqua blue lagoons and white sandy beaches, there’s a veritable bounty of Insta-worthy locations right on your doorstep when staying in Cairns. Grab your camera (or Smartphone) and inject some tropical vibes into your Insta feed at these incredible places