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    Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

    5 - 9 Digger St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    • Excellent47%
    • Very good33%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “every hour” (30 reviews)
    “awesome bar” (4 reviews)
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 326 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    For the price you pay, I guess it's okay. You have to take a shuttle to the "downtown" area , aka esplanade where the boats/shops/attractions are, so that was a bit inconvenient. Also the rooms could use some improving. Very minimalistic. No guardrails for the...More

    Thank vlee2017
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Calypso Backpackers is a great place to stay, the staff are so friendly and helpful, it is clean and has a laid back vibe and there is some form of entertainment most evenings. I’d definitely stay again.

    Thank LucyHind82
    Response from DaveWarwick-DM, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Hi LucyHind82 We`re very happy that you found our hostel a great place to stay! See you next time =-) Dave & The Calypso Crew...

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    You can't find a better backpack. The team is really nice, always available to help you. They booked for us all our activies and give us advice to find the best tour. Bathroom, room and kitchen really clean! Thank youuuu!

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    Thank Victoria G
    Response from DaveWarwick-DM, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Hi Victoria G Thank you for your review! Hopefully we get to see you again soon! All the best Dave & The Calypso Crew...

    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    Okay so I do have to disclose that I spent two weeks prior in Vietnam hostels where I may have been a little spoiled so in comparison to the cheap, clean, quiet, wifi router in each floor, free breakfast, free laundry, privacy curtains, and each...More

    Thank P12333165
    Response from DaveWarwick-DM, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Hi P12333165 Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We appreciate all feedback! You are definitely correct in that rooms should be checked before we allow anybody into them, this must have been an oversight by one of our staff. The points...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    I recently did the PADI open water and advanced open water through Cairns Dive Centre, and needed a cheap place to stay while doing the theory and pool work, and to chill out after diving on the reef for four days and three nights. Great...More

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    Thank Charles S
    Response from DaveWarwick-DM, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Hi Charles, Thank you for leaving a review. I`m happy that you enjoyed your stay with us! Safe travels for the future! Dave & The Calypso Crew...

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    Room Tips
    "The single room I had was nowhere as big as the one advertised but was tidy and well cleaned"
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    "Only seven bucks more each for a couple to stay in a private room! Such a deal"
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    "Its about the pool !!!"
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    "4 bed dorm rooms which we stayed in first were nicer and in better location within the hostel than the 6 bed..."
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