Accommodation near James Cook University, Cairns

Yorkeys Knob at the Cairns Northern Beaches has Holiday and short term accommodation near James Cook University Campus (JCU), Smithfield.

Yorkeys Knob is close to JCU, Smithfield Campus and the Dental School, making it an ideal option to a Cairns Hotel or Student Lodge. Villa Marine Holiday Apartments has a range of holiday accommodation options that are near the university, from cheap apartment options, self-contained cabins, self-catering accommodation. Our range of affordable apartments includes studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and holiday houses. We have budget, affordable, and luxury accommodation options available. Ideal for students visiting, researchers, staff, short term accommodation. and short stays in a peaceful location, that is ideal for studying. See our list of accommodation here

Getting to James Cook University

The main James Cook University is at Smithfield at 14-88 McGregor Road, Smithfield, Cairns. Just 5 minutes by car from Yorkeys Knob. Reliable taxis, cheap Ubers, or an easy bike ride on a flat, fully sealed road. Alternatively catch the Sunbus. This popular local bus service goes to the university. Just check the timetable for Sunbus to James Cook University. The bus stop to the university is just a 50 metre walk from our accommodation or we can book you a cheap car hire. Just ask.

Stay near JCU

You don’t need to book a Cairns city hotel as Villa Marine Holiday Apartments has accommodation near the campus. Your lodging is fully inclusive including free Wi-Fi, linen air-conditioning. The tariff includes water, government taxes and there are no electricity bills when you stay at Villa Marine. Awarded best standard accommodation for the region three years in a row and hundreds of happy reviews. Just phone 07 40557158for a quote.

Villa Marine has fully self-contained accommodation, including great kitchens that are ideal for visiting family members. Our holiday accommodation is in a quiet safe location that is close to shops including supermarket, post office, chemist, butcher, bakery, cafes, Pizza/ Fish &Chips Takeaway and Japanese, Vietnamese and Thai restaurants. Meals start from $12.90 and the local supermarket makes prepared meals for under $10.00. Enjoy stunning views of the Coral Sea from the Yorkeys Knob Yacht Club with a varied dining choice and free transfers from Villa Marine.

Family members staying with you will enjoy the large lagoon pool, tourist information centre with free tour booking service and extensive information on the Great Barrier Reef and all other Cairns activities. So whilst you are at James Cook University, relax know your family members can enjoy the beautiful resort and rainforest environment. Unwind by the pool and make the most of all the facilities Villa Marine has to offer.