Where To Stay


Are you looking for a place to stay in Cairns while you are studying at Cairns Language Centre? The friendly Queensland city of 130,000 offers multiple options for accommodation.

Sharehouses and Homestay Experience

If you are looking for a sharehouse or would like to stay with an Australian family, our Accommodation Officer at the Cairns Language Centre will assist you finding accommodation.

  • Homestay: Staying with a family, you will enjoy a friendly family atmosphere, the Australian lifestyle, make long lasting friendships, and practise your use and understanding of English.
  • Sharehouse: There are many accommodation options if you are a more independent student. Sharehouses offer options both for apartment style living and sharing a room.

Visit our accommodation page to learn more.

Staying in Cairns

If you are looking for a flatshare, the internet offers multiple platforms to look for a place. Visit for example www.flatmates.com.au or www.flatshare.com.au .

The nicest areas which are close to a beach and can still be reached within 30-35 minutes from Cairns Central by bus are Smithfield and Yorkey’s Knob. Other central and affordable areas in Cairns are Edge Hill or Stratford.

Most of the hostels and hostels in Cairns are in Cairns City. Here you will be able to mingle with fellow travellers as locals prefer the northern areas of Cairns.