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Global Backpackers Central

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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible19%
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“buy nights”(2 reviews)
“pier bar”(3 reviews)
“fab location”(2 reviews)
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Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
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Rooftop Bar
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbuy nightspier barfab locationbathrooms and showerseast coast tripmiddle of townsocial areatravel deskbig kitchenrooms are bigcommon areashousekeeping staffprivate roomrecommend staying hereport douglasgreat facilitiesair conditioning
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

We booked this through a travel company elsewhere thinking we’d got a deal, but the hostel offers the exact same deal anyway. We had a double room, which was clean with a fitted sheet, two pillows each and pillowcases. There are two bedside tables. The...More

Thank Jennifer B
Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded April 12, 2018

Hi there Jennifer B Many thanks for what was for the most part was a great review. Very pleased to hear that our staff looked after you and that you enjoyed your stay and all we have to offer. I will be sure to pass...More

Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Clean room, friendly people, location couldn't have been better. Moved here from another hostel and really glad we did. Booked day trips through the front desk - got a great deal so all round very happy.More

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Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded February 11, 2018

Hi there Kate I Many thanks for the great review. Very pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were able to benefit from some of our great deals at the tour desk. Always good to hear from a happy...More

Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Having tried other hostels on my first trip to cairns and been disappointed, I have now found the best one, been back here 3 times now. If you have valuables camera, laptop etc then this place gives you piece of mind it is very secure....More

2  Thank jake s
Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded February 7, 2018

Hi there jake s. Many thanks for the great review. 3 times............that's great. 1 more visit and we'll have to name a dorm after you lol. Great to hear that you felt secure and that the staff were doing their job as usual. Be sure...More

Reviewed February 4, 2018

Without a doubt one of the best hostels I have stayed in during my time in Australia.! Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by the staff who were extremely friendly and helpful. We had three great nights there, which obviously also added up to the...More

2  Thank Jamie H
Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded February 5, 2018

Hi there Jamie H Many thanks for the great review. Always very pleasing to hear that our staff help make the difference. Will be sure to pass on your comments. Hoping that enjoy the remainder of your travels in Australia. Warm regards

Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 weeks, its right in the middle of town, if you buy 4 nights you only pay for 3 so its like $18 a night for a 4 bed dorm, the dorms are very clean along with the facilities and if...More

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Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded January 30, 2018

Hi there jon a Thanks for taking the time to write us a great review. Very pleased to see you took advantage of our "Stay 4 Pay 3" special and that you enjoyed our single beds. Looks like you stayed with us last August so...More

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US$14 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
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"Great facilities, good location and close proximity to everything"
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"2nd floor rooms 40 and above are the quietest."
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"first floor, take rooms from the kitchen so it will be less noisy"
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"Rooms with a window"
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