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    Castaways Backpackers

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

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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “free pizza” (9 reviews)
    “free wifi” (30 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Airport Transportation
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

    Castaways is just an amazing place! We came here and only planned to stay there for a short time to move in a shared flat but we loved Castaways so extended our stay to almost 6 weeks. They don't have bunk beds, and provide you...More

    Thank Malina G
    Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

    Originally stayed at Castaway's Backpackers for 5 days but extended to 7 due to the amount of atmosphere this place releases. There is always something to do at this hostel, from playing pool downstairs or video games on the balcony to going on many the...More

    Thank Andy O
    Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

    Castaway's backpackers is a fantastic hostel close to the centre of town. The family owned property is hands down the best hostel in Cairns. The hostel itself boasts a variety of activities within, including, a free pool table, cinema room, games station, swimming pool, very...More

    1  Thank Cory W
    Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

    Such a chilled out hostel, they provide a shuttle into town and the staff will all most do anything for you. The bathrooms and showers are always clean the kitchen is fully equipped, a little small but does the job there's long term and short...More

    Thank Shaun S
    Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

    Been traveling around Australia for a while and this was by far the best hostel we have stayed in!! The staff were so friendly and couldn't do more to help, full of knowledge about the area etc. Melody on the tour desk was a legend...More

    1  Thank Jstone15
    Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort
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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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    • US$22 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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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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    "Had en suite double room with double bed and single bed, great for families"
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