Home to some of the world’s most astounding natural wonders, Cairns is the perfect base from which to explore the World Heritage protected Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest of Tropical North Queensland. Unique and educational outdoor experiences are easily accessible for school groups staying in the region.
Located just 8km from the Cairns airport and 5km from the Cairns CBD, the iconic Cairns Colonial Club Resort is recognised world-wide as an ideal accommodation option for school group educational or sporting excursions. With a variety or room types that can comfortably accommodate up to 4 students per room, the Colonial Club offers a very economical option for cost-conscious families.
Set amongst 11 acres of award-winning tropical rainforest gardens, the iconic Cairns Colonial Club features 345 modern accommodation rooms, 3 lagoon-style pools, free guest parking and a full-service restaurant with group dining options that can be customised to the specific needs of your students.
The spacious, fully air-conditioned Studio Rooms feature a kitchenette and are particularly well-suited to student groups as they can comfortably accommodate up to 4 guests making them a very economical option for cost-conscious student families.
Located on-site at the resort is the brand new Thirsty Flamingo Poolside Bar & Dining outlet. Overlooking the main lagoon pool, Thirsty Flamingo is open for lunch and dinner and can provide a la carte or customised small group dining options designed specifically for the needs of your students. Breakfast is served daily in the popular Homestead Restaurant.
The resort is also home to a purpose-built, stand-alone Conference Centre featuring wide timber verandahs overlooking the rainforest. With a variety of meeting spaces and banquet style seating for up to 200 students, this offers an ideal location for lectures, briefings or group dining.
Tranquil surrounds and modern facilities complemented by a warm spirit of hospitality make the Cairns Colonial Club Resort a perfect base for your next school excursion!