Cairns Accommodation Tropical Mardi Gras

Rydges Plaza Hotel

Rydges Plaza Cairns are the Cairns accommodation partner of Tropical Mardi Gras for 2015. After hosting the third Splash! Pool Party in 2014, Rydges Plaza are back in black in 2015 as our Splash! hosts this year. Right in the middle of town, with easy access to the Marina, Rustys Markets, and all Tropical Mardi Gras events, Rydges Plaza are offering our visitors a festival discount for the duration of festivites.

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Island Retreat, Tropical Mardi Gras

Fitzroy Island, Cairns

Fitzroy Island

Fitzroy Island is a tropical paradise of rainforest and beaches within the calm sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Just 45 minutes by boat from Cairns, Fitzroy Island Resort is an affordable 4.5 star resort that offers a range of exquisite accommodation, contemporary restaurant, large pool with swim up bar, dive and adventure centre, Turtle hospital and more. Fitzroy Island is the ultimate island experience and will create memories to last a lifetime.

On Saturday October 3, Tropical Mardi Gras are holding our Island Idyll on our favourite piece of paradise. Island Idyll includes ferry transfers, a buffet lunch and all snorkeling gear, for a full day of glorious tropical fun. Click here to book directly with Tropical Mardi Gras: Island Idyll .


Luxury Beach Resort, Tropical Mardi Gras

Thala Beach Nature Reserve

For absolute beachfront luxury in Tropical Mardi Gras style, try Thala Beach Nature Reserve. Nestled in 58 hectares of native forest on a secluded beach, family-owned Thala is a private nature reserve located 15 minutes south of Port Douglas. Sitting spectacularly atop the headland with breathtaking vistas, Thala provides an island-style vacation on the mainland and is well placed for exploring the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest.  Elevated on stilts, 83 eco designed timber bungalows are discreetly concealed within the forest canopy & blend in with the natural environment. Complimentary onsite activities include a coconut odyssey, beach combing, stargazing at an outdoor observatory, wildlife walks and bird watching tours led by passionate rangers.

Thala Beach Nature Reserve are Festival Partners of Tropical Mardi Gras.

Email: [emailprotected]

Phone: +61 7 4098 5700


LGBT Resorts  Tropical Mardi Gras

Turtle Cove, Wangetti Beach

Turtle Cove

Turtle Cove Beach Resort celebrates Tropical Mardi Gras, Cairns and offers its supporters a special festival deal.

The Exclusively Gay and Lesbian Adults only resort is the only one of its kind in Australia. Come and share the magic of the Tropics with us. Totally Beach front!

  • Stay 5 nights at Turtle Cove and pay only for 4 nights
  • Stay for 7 nights and pay only for 5 nights.

To take advantage of this fabulous offer please click the Turtle Cove logo here and use the code wearemardigras

Email: [emailprotected]

Phone: TOLL FREE: 1300 727 979  or +61 7 4059 1800

Pink Flamingo, Port Douglas

If you are looking for something out of the ordinary, then Pink Flamingo should be on your list!
Hip, intimate and affordable tropical Port Douglas resort
No children – over 18′s welcome
Well behaved pets allowed
Gay owned and operated
Astonishingly affordable rates
Lush tropical sensuality
Exuberant fun
A sense of privacy that few resorts can offer
Bright and funky, stylish decor
Just 10 Private Villas and 2 Garden Studios
Large, Heated Pool
Not just accommodation but a holiday experience!

Tell the reservations team we are mardi gras for our Tropical Mardi Gras package.


Rainforest Hideaway for Tropical Mardi Gras

Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

At Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat:

  • Experience a timber treehouse in our cool tropical climate and rainforest scenery
  • Dine at our own in-house restaurant LEAF set in the rainforest canopy
  • Explore 9 kilometres of walking tracks through our 93 hectare property
  • View wildlife – see the colourful parrots and the smallest kangaroo
  • Discover platypus in our pristine rainforest creeks
  • Birdwatch for over 160 bird species
  • Tour the ‘undiscovered’ Atherton Tablelands and beyond by making Rose Gums your base


Rose Gums

Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat has only 9 handcrafted pole and timber treehouses. All accommodation is fully self-contained from studio layout treehouses for couples, to 2 bedroom treehouses which cater for up to 4 guests. There are even two treehouses that can sleep up to 6 guests. All the accommodation is very private and at least 100 metres away from your nearest treehouse neighbour.

Click the logo to visit the Rose Gums website, and please call, quoting we are mardi gras, to book your luxurious rainforest cabin during Tropical Mardi Gras.

Phone: +61 7 4096 8360

Cape Tribulation Accommodation for Tropical Mardi Gras

Cape Trib Beach House

Cape Trib

Cape Trib Beach House offers the only beach front accommodation in Cape Tribulation. This unique resort is nestled in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest and located only meters from the secluded and pristine Cape Tribulation Beach. You are sure to enjoy the quiet and calm isolated beach whilst soaking the sun and enjoying a relaxing swim (seasonal) or a delicious meal at our beach front restaurant. A favourite of the Cairns Tropical Pride Team, we are excited to offer accommodation to LGBT travelers from around the globe for the first Tropical Mardi Gras festival. At Cape Tribulation Beach House, there is a style and budget for everyone, with a discounted rate offered when you quote we are mardi gras Contact our friendly reservations team for further assistance in deciding what’s best for you!
Email: [emailprotected]
Phone: +61 7 4098 0030

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