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Cairns Waterfront Backpackers

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible22%
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“free goon”(3 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Airport Transportation
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Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree gooncleaned every daybeautiful lagoona great place to meetamazing locationstayed for weeksbbq nightbars and restaurantsrooms are cleanbed dormtravel deskrecommend staying herelounge areaother guestsleighbackpackershostel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been living in this hostel for 7 months and I have only good thinks to said about there! The place is awesome, I've never had troubles with noise at night, the staff are very friendly and helpful, the location is the best in Cairns:...More

Thank Mar-Céu L
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Second time i have stayed at this hostel and still as pleased as i was on my first visit! the location is great and the staff are very friendly. always positive people around to hang out with and make friends. Perfect if you are a...More

Thank Bianca Z
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Worst hostel of my 4 months travelling! I emailed the hostel to give feedback and they didn't even respond! The rooms feel like prisons - they're also messy, dirty and cramped. But they're a dream in comparison to the kitchen which was covered in bugs....More

Thank Victoria G
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Positives: great location Negatives: grim and foul. Probably the most unkempt hostel I've ever been in. Had a terrible smell throughout. Room wasn't ready on arrival. Single room is a prison. Suspicious stains on the wall. Showers were subpar.

Thank Adebusola S
Reviewed 13 March 2018

As soon as you walk into the building (alleyway with a plastic roof over no light) This is it, bars over the windows and doors, air-cons leaking into buckets at every room. Holes in the floor. Dirty pots all over the kitchen and chill room....More

Thank kingkie
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Pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$15 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$15 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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