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    Castaways Backpackers

    207 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Savings alert: 24% below average rate

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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “free pizza” (9 reviews)
    “free wifi” (30 reviews)
    “air con” (26 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Airport Transportation
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 257 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Such a awesome chilled out friendly hostel super clean facilities awesome pool table clean and chilled out pool area and brand new comfy mattress. Staff are super friendly and helpful and will go out out of their way to help you out

    Thank Shaun S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Family group of 20 ( 7 adults , 13 children 5-50) This amazing backpackers had everything - well equipped kitchen - comfortable beds - big rooms some with clean bathrooms - pool table - pool area - help with organising tours ( wonderfully amazing tours)...More

    Thank Michelle O
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Normally I'm not a hostel type, but stayed here in my vehicle for a few nights & was really cool. Good staff and kind people around, became like a little family. Facilities good and cheaper than the caravan park tho. Highly recommendable! Shoutout to Kinga...More

    Thank Johnas V
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    The hostel was quite empty when I was there. It was really hot and you had to pay for the air con. You have to walk quite a bit to get to the city centre. But there are busses and the hostel offers a free...More

    Thank paulaD98AB
    Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

    1st off I'd like to say "I'm not just a pretty girl!!" (Entire hostel joke) 2ndly yes I said entire hostel joke !!! This honestly I can say is one of the best friendliest places Iv stayed in Australia... the staff are amazing and more...More

    Thank Aime S
    Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort
    337 reviews
    #6 of 84 Speciality lodging in Cairns
     
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Queensland >
    • Cairns Region >
    • Cairns
    • Also Known As
    • Castaways Backpackers Cairns, Queensland
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    seishifhs
    5 January 2017|
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    Response from CastawaysBP | Property representative |
    Hi There, Our last shuttle run is at 6:45pm and reception closes at 7pm, You will receive an email explaining how to find your key when you arrive at the hostel and the free CBD shuttle service doesn't start until 8am. If... More
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    20 November 2016|
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    Response from SZDenmark | Reviewed this property |
    At Castway's your bed is made with fresh linen, and you can rent fresh towels
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    16 May 2016|
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    "Had en suite double room with double bed and single bed, great for families"
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