The Riley is a sophisticated five-star Luxury Resort encompassed with fun and innocence. Wake up to stunning views and immerse yourself in complete relaxation and peace. Surrounded by the lively Cairns City with tourist attraction sites to visit and night markets to explore. This modern and elegant resort is minutes from the Great Barrier Reef Departure Terminal, making it the perfect place to kick start your exploration of the underwater world. Unwind at the highest rooftop bar and restaurant with stunning views of Cairns and the Coral Sea whilst indulging in a mouth-water meal and a delicious cocktail.
In Tropical Queensland, The Riley is embellished in elegance, unique décor and contemporary design. This five-star luxury resort is characterised by sophistication with the essence of fun and excitement. With a choice of over 311 stylish rooms and suites to choose from, along with great amenities including a lagoon swimming pool spanning over 1000 square metres and a man-made beach.
Perfectly located on Cairns Esplanade, the Riley is within walking distance of attractions such as the Great Barrier Reef Departure Terminal, Cairns Aquarium, Centre of Contemporary Arts and Cairns Civic Theatre. To add to this, it is a short five-minute walk to shopping, entertainment and the Cairns Business Centre.
Whether you’re looking for the ideal hotel during your business trip or holiday getaway, the Riley has so much to offer with ultimate relaxation, fun and access to meeting rooms, fast internet and technology making your stay simple and easy.
Hosting up to six guests in two bedrooms and a separate lounge with stunning views of the ocean. This suite is great for families or large groups looking for luxury accommodation in tropical Cairns. The suite includes 2 bedrooms with the choice of king beds or four king singles, an open lounge area and three spacious balconies, and from the comfort of your room you will find stunning views out to the Coral Sea. To add on, the room includes a fold out double sofa bed, Wi-Fi, Apple iPad Control Centre, two 55” HD Smart TVs, Staycast by Google Chromecast for video streaming, complimentary movies, air-con, Nespresso machine and complimentary pods, and a separate bath and shower.
The Sea Suite is perfect for 4 people looking to stay together, with two bedrooms offering the choice of two king beds or four king singles. The room includes an open lounge area and a spacious balcony, from the comfort of your room you will find stunning views out to the Coral Sea. To add on, the room includes a fold out double sofa bed, Wi-Fi, Apple iPad Control Centre, two 55” HD Smart TVs, Staycast by Google Chromecast for video streaming, complimentary movies, air-con, Nespresso machine and complimentary pods, and a separate bath and shower.
Each Room option below has a bedroom which opens up to a spacious balcony, with a choice of king bed or two king singles, Wi-Fi, Apple iPad Control Centre, 55” HD Smart TVs, Staycast by Google Chromecast for video streaming, complimentary movies, air-con and blackout blinds, Nespresso machine and complimentary pods, and a separate bath and shower. Each room overlooks a unique view,
Resort Room is perfect for three people, features a stimulating environment overlooking the peaceful 1000 square metre swimming lagoon and man-made beach.
This Urban Room is perfect for three people, featuring a lovely view of the Cairns skyline.
The Sea Room offers a serene view of Cairns and the Coral Sea, accommodating up to three people.
The Panoramic Sea has mesmerising unspoiled views of the Coral Sea, perfect for a romantic getaway or tropical holiday adventure for two people.
The Family Room is perfect for parents and kids to enjoy a luxury resort holiday in Cairns together. Accommodating up to six people, the two rooms are joined through an interconnecting door and features a 55” HD Smart TV.
All rooms and suites come with the following amenities, balcony, city or ocean views, air conditioning, personal items, mini bar, iron, hair dryer, safe, smoke-free, room service, WiFi, flat screen TV, mini fridge and a coffee maker.
Cairns Civic Theatre
Cairns Night Markets
The Cairns Museum
Cairns Esplanade Markets
Rusty’s Food Market
Cairns Art Gallery
Reef and Rainforest Research Centre
Cairns Flecker Botanic Gardens
Skyway Rainforest Cableway
Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
The Rocco is the city’s highest rooftop bar and restaurant, with a 270 degree panoramic views of Cairns and the Coral Sea. The food is inspired by Mediterranean flavour with a twist of a contemporary style. With a strong commitment to locally sourced produce, the chef creates flavoursome dishes, from aromatic meats cooked rich in fresh herbs and spices cooked over an open grill and mouth-watering desserts. Indulge in a selection of sweet and savoury cocktails and a stellar champagne menu.
Bursting with an aromatic Asian flavour, the modern Asian inspired menu is created with fresh produce from tropical Queensland. Defined by the spice of chilli, the zing of ginger and scrumptious shallot mud crab and not to mention the mouth-watering sweet pandan sugar and coconut pancakes.
With a strong focus on all things raw, simple and eco-friendly. Greenfields restaurant takes advantage of the surrounding local produce without compromising flavour and variety. The menu is rich in wholesome dishes, which include grass-fed meats, sustainable fish, and ancient grains. Leave yourself feeling refreshed and energised with a juice or salad, or enjoy a healthy dessert.
1000 square metre swimming lagoon
24 hour fitness centre
Signature dining and bar experiences
Eléme Day Spa
24 hour in-room dining
Six unique meeting and event spaces
Valet parting options