The Experience

Cairns,™ outstanding seascape sprawls before you. You recline on the deck chair and gaze upon this immense spectacle of nature from your spacious balcony. A sight of unparalleled beauty unfolds at Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns.

As you let your mind wander, sights and sounds of the marina run free at the back of your mind. Sunlight dazzles off white yachts docked at the Marlin Marina while others cruise gracefully in the Coral Sea. Spellbound, you marvel at this gateway to a natural wonder.


Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, offers 255 spacious and inviting guestrooms and suites.

All rooms have private balconies along with memorable views of the city, the hotel’s tropical gardens, Trinity Bay or Marlin Marina. The rooms are decorated with local artworks that express the natural beauty of the Tropical North.


Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, offers elegant waterfront dining with lush mountain and sea views at North Food & Wine.  Located at Marina Dining Promenade, the establishment specializes in Australian cuisine with Asian and Mediterranean influences. Wine and dine while enjoying the spectacular views of Trinity Inlet and the famous Marlin Marina.

Bask in the sun at the quintessentially resort-styled Poolside Bar, where a tempting array of appetizers and cocktails await. At Bá8 Lounge Bar, complement the evening with champagne, wines and boutique beers together with savoury Spanish tapas.

Meeting and Events

Shangri-La Hotel, the Marina, Cairns, is a wonderful place to host your event. It is located overlooking the Marlin Marina, giving it easy access to tourist attractions and Cairns’ premier dining district. Our state-of-the-art Fitness Centre is perfect for relaxing and revitalizing, and you can follow a vigorous workout with a good meal at our elegant restaurant North Food and Wine.

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, offers the ideal city centre hotel conference venue. The ballroom is equipped with the latest video conference technology. It offers space for theatre-style meetings seating up to 330 people, a banquet for 220, and cocktails for 400.

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