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    Cairns Waterfront Backpackers

    83 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
    011 61 7 3483 0503
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good13%
    • Average9%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible20%
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    “free bbq” (8 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    WOW!! if you are traveling FNQ then this has to be the place to stay!, as you walk outside this hostel the beautiful lagoon is on your door step, have been here 2 weeks now and has to be the most friendly accommodation I've found...More

    Thank Nathan B
    Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

    I have stayed at the waterfront backpackers once before and now on my lattest trip stayed for 4 weeks.The staff our very helpful,receptionist natalie is wonderfull always bubbly and always on board to help in anyway. rooms are always clean as they are serviced daily.huge...More

    Thank honeybubble
    Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

    Intended to stay at the Waterfront Backpackers for 2 weeks and ended up staying for over three months. The staff is amazingly friendly and helpful, it's clean and very sociable - wether you want to go out for a good nights fun or just stay...More

    Thank Michelle B
    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    Booked this for my son as if he wasn't sure where he would be staying on his trip and this place stated free cancellation. We cancelled weeks before he was due to arrive and received confirmation that the booking had Been cancelled free of charge...More

    Thank carly s
    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    Except the staff from the reception, all people staying and working in the hostel were not so kind. Kitchen was never clean and the rooms very small. So, not a pleasant place to stay. However, the location is nice (on the Esplanade)

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    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$21 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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