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189 Bunda street, 4870 Cairns, Australia – Show map
|Bunk Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room|
|Budget Double Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Bed in 3-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room|
|Deluxe Twin Room with Shared Bathroom|
|Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room|
|Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room|
|Deluxe Double Room with Shared Bathroom|
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BBQ Facilities, Outdoor Pool (all year), Grounds
Pool Table, Game Room, Library, Entertainment Staff
Food & Drink
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
Vending Machine (drinks), Car Rental, Airport Shuttle (surcharge), Tour Desk, Baggage Storage, Private Check-in/Check-out, Laundry
Safe, Designated Smoking Area
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Until 10:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
Cribs are not available.
One additional child from 2 to 15 years is charged AUD 15 per person per night in an extra bed.
One additional older child or adult is charged AUD 20 per person per night in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
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Based on 207 reviews
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We loved staying at Dreamtime, it looks like home, the staff is very friendly and the location is great (just in front of the mall and 5 minutes walk to the Lagoon) + you have deals with the tours! I recommend it!
This hostel is by far the best place to stay in cairns..everything is right on your doorstep and it's so easy to get around. The facilities are excellent and the staff are so friendly and helpful..big thank you to Chris who sorted us out during our stay!! Would definitely recommend this place
Make sure you bring lots of mosquito repellent as I got bitten so many times!
- Amazing staff who are so helpful with booking trips, recommendations etc. - Opposite large supermarket/shopping mall
Very friendly and helpful staff, cosy atmosphere, early check in, several day baggage storage, clean kitchen
it's really convenient that the shopping centre just across the road and most important of all, the crews are so nice and really help us a lot with booking the tours and other things as well:) Thanks a lot and I really like this place
The hostel was very clean, comfortable and welcoming. I had a twin room and it was quiet which was good for us! The bathrooms were amazingly clean! The bbq night was enjoyable, I would highly recommend and would definitely return.
All was good
smell of room, need one dollar coin for AC for 3 hours
The staff was very friendly, you can book all kind of tours directly from the hostel and even save money. Great location, it's directly next to a big shopping center with a grocery store where you can get everything you may need during your stay. The hostel is also near the railway station which is convenient if you are travelling to Kuranda. Washing and drying facilities are also great.
Air conditioning in the rooms is paid but it's only 1 AUD for 3 hours which is rather OK.
the location is great (only 15 min walking to the marina and less than 10min to most of the restaurants) the atmosphere was really cool, we loved that the people at the desk could help us book day trips and give good advise on where to eat. The rooms were very comfortable (especially for a backpackers') and the free wifi is greatly appreciated (most places charge you extra for it).
The wifi was very fast and I could use it from my room. The staff was very nice!!
Location was ideal for me as my intnation was to shop at cairns central and being right across the road was perfect. Airport transfer booked in advance was a major plus. The staff were so friendly and helpful.
Just one squeaky floorboard in the single room I had was a little too loud. I had to check out at 3am and all the time I was worried about making too much noise and disturbing the other guests.
Great place to stay. All the reception team is amazing, really helpful. I will go back again. Totally recomended. It takes about 10-15 minutes to get to centre, but is a nice walk.
Wifi is not good, but as in the rest of Australia.
The staff were excellent. They helped with booking excursions and transport. The site has a lovely pool and hammocks for chilling. The evening activities (pizza & movie nights) are a great idea and good for meeting other travellers. This is a great place to stay if you want a chilled out, relaxing, friendly place to stay for a few days in Cairns. I would highly recommend it!
Staff were helpful, very friendly and put on a variety of events for all guests. Don't believe those that say dreamtime is 'too far away'. It's only 5 minutes from the main hub of shops and eateries via the shopping centre plus a further 15 to the Esplanade. All in all, a really great hostel with bags of personality
More dry dish clothes please! (Although it's the same in all hostels! :)
Very helpfull staff. Nice deco. Close to maul
No free air conditioning and pretty noisy buildings.
Friendly Staff Very clean Confortable Lot of WIFI FREE spots
Quietly hostel, with some movies at nigth, good and quickly laundry and helpful staff.
A little bit far from the main Cairns area
Nice and friendly staff, flexible bookings, luggage storage no problem, good evening events, free WiFi
Bathroom had to be shared with other doorms which was not explained in booking
A hostel as a hostel should be: super friendly staff, clean kitchens and bathrooms, nice area to sit and relax, good free wifi.
Friendly staff Price
Location could be more central
Quiet location. Proximity to railway station. Relaxed atmosphere. Helpful and friendly staff. Basic but had all that we needed.
No bunk beds. :)
Excellent staff and atmosphere, complimenting the comfortable surrounds and handy location.
My room was quiet and comfortable, basic and small but adequate. Shared facilities were immaculate. Large shopping nearby for supplies and nice takeaway food choices.
First of all the staff is SUPER helpful and kind. Especially Erin who took the time to help us out. Thank you Erin! Furthermore the hostel is very cosy, clean and laidback. Supermarket across the street and the kitchen facilities are good. The best hostel we have been so far, for sure.
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