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Cairns City Backpackers

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good16%
  • Average20%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible17%
1 Feb 2018
“Pretty standard hostel ”
30 Aug 2017
“Average stay in Cairns”
Free Wifi
Pool
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I stayed here for three nights in a standard double bedroom. The bed sheets were stained and dirty, there was dusty everywhere and the room smelled musty. In the public showers, the shower head was broken, there was mould everywhere and everything needed cleaning (I...More

Thank EmmaClaireB
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Good price, bed less squeaky than some I’ve had and decent shower. Like the funky artwork!! Lots of common areas. Rooms are pretty old & not massively clean but unsurprising for price. Kitchen bit grubby...

Thank katieheywoodk
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I've been backpacking around Australia for a few months and this place is the worst I have seen. I don't expect any luxuries but want to stay somewhere clean and safe. This place is filthy; dusty sheets, stains on the pillowcases, smashed windows that haven't...More

Thank Kara B
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We have been backpacking around for a few months and have stayed in many different hostels. I am not accustomed to luxuries. This is by far the worst hostel I have ever stayed in. All people ask for is a clean and safe place to...More

Thank ImogenWillis
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a double room as it was one of the cheapest available at the time, room wasn't clean, hair and dust all over floor. Showers were disgusting, matted hair clogging the drains. Advised the receptionist about the problem and he said he would sort...More

Thank Mike1238
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US$21 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$21 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Ask to work for accommodation, there's plenty of positions available."
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"I stayed in a 6 share and it was very good"
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"Spend the extra 6 or 7 dollars per night and stay in a decent hostel."
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"The Boomerang rooms are good, wifi is strong and the dorms have good shelve storage :)"
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