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Cairns Waterfront Backpackers

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Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviews cleaned every day stayed for weeks a great place to meet bars and restaurants recommend staying here lounge area couple of nights perfect location leigh hostel lagoon bbq fridge tours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very basic backpacker type establishment. My single room, had a bunk, and was about 4m x 2.5m it has a marginally effective, but very noisy AC. Along with a rubbish bin, that are all the room facilities. Food/drink storage was a lockable...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Location is very cool directly on the esplanade and the price is quite awesome if you have to save money.It's not the cleanest hostel I've been to but the people are really nice and makes you feel comfortable. It's not a party hostel but it's...More

Thank Patrick E
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights and didn’t want to leave! The hostel has a really friendly vibe to it and the staff are all so helpful! Not to mention the beds are really comfy. I loved the organised trips to the local bars and the...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place to stay and work staff are lovely... Very clean friendly and a fun environment to stay. Lauren couldn't be more welcoming and it's the perfect location for sunbathing by the lagoon or heading to the local bars for a 'few bevs'... Would recommend...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I spend around one month in this hostel, I'm traveling Australia with a working holiday Visa. It's not the cleanest hostel ever but the atmosphere is amazing: people are really nice and makes you feel confortable. It's not a party hostel but it's not too...More

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"location, central, simple, budget"
spamnaarmij1
20 Jul 2018
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"Get private if you go here"
kingkie
13 Mar 2018
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"all are bad"
andreasmm2017
23 Jan 2018
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"don't stay here"
A5007NPandrewd
30 Oct 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$20 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandCairns RegionCairns
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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