The Benson Hotel

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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Pillowtop beds, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Benson Hotel

The Benson Hotel

3.5 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Spa
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
44-56 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD, 4870

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationReef Fleet Terminal8 min walk
  • Popular LocationCairns Marlin Marina11 min walk
  • Popular LocationCairns Esplanade11 min walk
  • AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)12 min drive

About this area


The Benson Hotel is located in Cairns Central Business District, a neighborhood in Cairns, and is in the city center and near the boardwalk. Cairns Esplanade and Anderson Street Conservation Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome and ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Barlow Park or Cazaly's Stadium. Discover the area's water adventures with jet skiing and kayaking nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with skydiving and horse riding.

What's nearby

  • Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome - 5 min walk
  • Reef Hotel Casino - 7 min walk
  • Reef Fleet Terminal - 8 min walk
  • Cairns Marlin Marina - 11 min walk
  • Cairns Esplanade - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns Station - 9 min walk
  • Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) - 12 min drive


  • Benson Bar & Restaurant – Brasserie with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare on select days, happy hour available.

About this property

The Benson Hotel

This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a sauna, and self parking. All 56 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and conveniences like electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee. Pillowtop beds, Netflix, and free weekday newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests. Change of towels is available on request.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
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