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    Cairns City Backpackers

    274 Draper St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (11)
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    • Excellent32%
    • Very good16%
    • Average20%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible15%
    30 Aug 2017
    “Average stay in Cairns”
    9 Jul 2017
    “A great value for a hostel”
    Free Wifi
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 86 reviews

    Reviewed 12 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
    Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is good for one night or two, it's close to a big shopping centre and not far from bars and restaurants. You get what you pay for, it's one of the cheaper hostels in Cairns however it's not great - dirty rooms, very...More

    Thank sidneymarshall
    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    Cozy with plenty of common space and the bunks were decent. It's just a few blocks from the main party area in town, which makes it quiet. My only complaint is that the non-smoking area is right near where people smoke anyway.

    Thank HeartOfSaturdayNight
    Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

    I had a great time there, I stayed 3 months and long term people that stayed there made it feel like home to me and I do love Rafa ( the guy that works in the reception ) Definitely going back there. GOOD : Value...More

    Thank Nicolas E
    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    Travelling around in Africa, Asia and Australia for 7 months now and this place was by far the worst. Nope, I don't need luxury and no I don't want to be treated like a king. What I do want is a bed to sleep at...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$11 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 20
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    • Cairns
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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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