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149 The Esplanade, 4870 Cairns, Australia – Show map
|Bed in 4-Bed Female Dormitory Room with Private Bathroom|
|Bed in 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room with Private Bathroom|
|Budget Double Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Bed in 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Twin Room with Private Bathroom|
|Single Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room with Private Bathroom|
|Bed in 4-Bed Female Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Double Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Twin Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room with Private Bathroom|
|Double Room with Private Bathroom|
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BBQ Facilities, Outdoor Pool (all year), Grounds, Sun Deck
Pool Table, Playground
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
Car Rental, Tour Desk, Baggage Storage, Shared Lounge/TV Area, Laundry, Fax/Photocopying
Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Air Conditioning, Designated Smoking Area
Chinese, Italian, English, German
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Until 9:30 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 1 year stay free of charge when using existing beds.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are not allowed.
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Based on 992 reviews
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This award-winning backpacker resort provides unlimited free Wi-Fi, daily continental breakfast and a swimming pool.
Score from 176 reviews Excellent
In the heart of Cairns, Gilligan’s Backpackers has a lagoon-style swimming pool, an outdoor bar and large plasma-screen TVs showing sports.
Score from 192 reviews Very good
Set amongst a tropical garden with an outdoor pool, Dreamtime Travellers Rest Cairns offers backpacker accommodation in the centre of Cairns.
Score from 188 reviews Very good
Located on the Cairns Esplanade in the center of the city, Mantra Trilogy offers spacious accommodations with private balconies overlooking the pool, mountains or ocean.
Score from 224 reviews Good
Friendly staff, our room was up and out the way from the main area which was ideal. The room was big and all we needed. The aircon was much appreciated and actually worked! I'd recommend the private room with own bathroom for mature couples not wanting to 'hostel' it but without a huge price tag of a hotel.
Just slight better cleaning needed in the bathroom, but I am VERY picky. Nothing else
The staff were very friendly and helpfull. Kitchen, bathroom and badroom very clean. Quite place, even with guests around the common area using wi-fi and chatting. Great location. Really recommend.
The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The location is prime- right on the esplanade but a little outside of the town's hustle and bustle. Great meal deal with local restaurant. The four person dorm was comfy and quiet.
Excellent value for money. We had a spotless clean, spacious private double room. (Room 73-recommended). Excellent location, literally a 5 min stroll to the hub of Cairns and the Lagoon. Lovely restaurant attached to the property! Nasi Goreng dish was beautiful, highly recommended if you like chicken and rice dishes full of flavour. Very easy to book all our trips, no sales pressure at all. Just informative, helpful and good prices.
The staff at Carvella are fantastic! So helpful when wanting to book activities!
Wifi being cut off at 10.30!
Every things are good!
fridge and ac in room. short walk from esplanade/beach/shops/resturants
basic but comfortable
Toilet and shower were seperate. Big comfy bed and couch Place to hang clothes Very clean Can't complain
Bed sqeeked every time you roll over
This is a good hostel. It's got a good location, about 15 minute walk into the main area where you will find all the shops, resturants and bars. It has a pool. Rooms are nice. A decent kitchen, although it doesn't have an oven, just hobs. It's clean.
The noise. A lot of younger backpackers playing beer pong most nights even after the 11pm curfew. The restricted wifi.
Maybe a bit dated but clean comfortable and great location
Location is good and its short walking for buses and boats, supermarket, etc. Double room was nice and comfy.
They have a kitchen with equipment although they should replace the pans etc. They have a swimming pool and laundry facilities.
The room was not really clean. They only have wifi in the area near the pool but the connection is really poor.
In prefect location Away from noise bar and clubs. The other the hostel had meal deal for $7 aud with one of bars. You can get a steak and chips with salad and pot of beer.
De Luxe room was really excellent
Double fan cooled room was tiny and two chairs and a tiny table were using up essential floor/luggage space and were an obstruction
Clean room, nice pool, proximity to esplanade, a bit away from all the restaurants yet only short walk, friendly staff
Door to ensuite toilet got stuck, so we couldn't use it. Noone on premises to fix it. Poor free wifi coverage, only one spot in common area, so had to buy to have wifi in room.
Our room was like a beach hut, we had a seperate lounge area with setee and was very clean. Pool area was nice Communal areas friendly and had curfew at 11pm
Fan didn't work in lounge but had a fan and air con in bedroom. Mattress was not too comfortable but also had a single bed as well as a double
Staff were incredibly good. Andre a pleasure to do business with. Showers always hot and great water pressure also. Tidiness around the kitchens not great but that is not the staffs fault. It is the people using the facilities.
Cleanliness around the kitchens the only issue we faced,
Nice area near the center.
Reception was not open 24h. We arriwed at 4.15 am - reception opened at 7 am...
+ Location + Staff was very friendly
- Very lound during the night due to the fact that there are really paper thin walls. You can hear everyhting from all the other rooms. - Dirty, we had towels with a lot of stains - Super small showers in the Private Rooms, 0,5sqm... lol what is this? - Quite expensive, there are Motels in the Area for the same price but with a much higher standard
there are two kitchens, not too big, but enough. free wifi is available in public area. room is clean. Good staff!
the staff will be off duty on 8pm. so if you have any questions need staff help, you can't find them. the lower bed is too low to sit on it. no quilt, just sheet to covering.
Great location on the Esplanade, close to the city centre but far enough to be quiet and cosy. As a couple that stays in Cairns fairly regularly we've been searching for something cheap, but comfy, clean and quiet. Finally found it! We'll be back again soon :)
Spacious room, not only bunk beds, fridge.
Had the room bext to the pool and woke up every morning very early as somebody went swimming at that time. No space to store your luggage. You have to put everything on the floor.
The kitchen is really excellent, the staff are friendly, and the balcony is quite amazing. Location is also good.
The shower room is a litlle small.
we arrived earlier than the checkin time but they let us use the room and services.
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