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Asylum Cairns Backpacker Hostel

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
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“large kitchen”(2 reviews)
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“hammocks”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

So me and my friend both stayed in the Asylum in Sydney and that was amazing! But then we found out that there was one in Cairns too! Ended up staying here for 9 days and it was the best time we had in Australia!!!...More

1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great hostel, at least when I stayed they let you bring your own booze which saves you a lot of dollar. Dorm beds were quite nasty, but being the cheapest in town cant really complain. They offered a fridge for your drinks which was great...More

1  Thank Seikkailija-Hemuli
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The staff here are super friendly, they always seem to be in a good mood and you can tell that they enjoy working there. The place is basic but fairly clean (at least they try to keep the kitchen clean: the staff do a good...More

1  Thank Seakay90
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

This place is wonderful, all staff are really welcoming and couldnt do enough for me! Alex and i went to the lagoon too for the afternoon, which was lovely. Free tea, coffee, short distance from bus stop and esplande! Great atmosphere and very resoniable on...More

1  Thank Faye D
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Cool location,staff were cool and best place to stay if spending some time in Cairns!! The lady owner could not do more for us,totally recommend this place if visiting cairns! Rooms are cool and kitchen area is cool!! A must stay!

1  Thank Stephanie W
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US$12 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$12 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"5 bed dorms are best value"
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"single rooms"
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"aircon rooms # 2 or 21"
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"rooms behind the kitchen are quieter close to the esplanade and CBD can book tours with the reception"
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