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Cairns Waterfront Backpackers

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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
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All reviewsfree gooncleaned every daybeautiful lagoona great place to meetamazing locationstayed for weeksbars and restaurantsrooms are cleanbed dormbbq nighttravel deskrecommend staying herelounge areaother guestsleighbennybackpackers
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Right on one of the busiest streets in Cairns and came with a frig in the room. However, the communal kitchen was a mess, bathrooms didn't have soap, and the wifi was spotty. Cleanliness could be improved but my expectations were low since it's so...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 days and what could be an amazing hostel is let down by some bad points. First the good though: The staff are really friendly and helpful, can't fault them at all. The communal area is big with couches, big TV...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Great location, great environment, Free BBQ with free goon every Thursday where 3 hostels come together for a great gathering. Perfect for meeting new people, and the price is one of the best. I stayed for a month, and definitely coming back 10/10

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Great hostel! Comfy beds and amazing location! Staff are so friendly and go out of their way to help you with anything you need! Very clean and tidy and my room has nice cold AC! I've stayed in a few hostels in cairns but this...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I've been there since 4 months ago and the hostel is awesome, very friendly staff and hostel is very clean would highly recommend. Very good location and the atmosphère is great. Right opposite the laggoon

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Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$16 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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