Renovated in 2019, Bounce Cairns offers resort-style, award-winning hostel accommodations featuring a free breakfast and free high-speed WiFi. Guests can relax in the outdoor pool and enjoy the outdoor bar to socialize and meet new people. It is centrally located in the heart of Cairns and just a short walk from the main attractions of the city.

All rooms are fully air-conditioned and feature spacious private bathrooms, plus your own private balcony or courtyard gardens.

The entertainment team at the property can also organize events in the hostel every day and night, plus show guests the top backpacker bars that offer cheap meals and drinks.

Cairns International Airport is 15 minutes’ drive away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Cairns, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Bounce Cairns has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 14, 2012

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Located in the top-rated area in Cairns, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3!

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Continental, Buffet

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Quadruple Room with Private Bathroom
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  • The staff speaks English

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About Bounce Cairns

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  • Is there age limit for the dorm rooms?

    Hi there! Thank you for your enquiry! Our dorm rooms have an age limit of 18-35. Any age is welcome in the private accommodation; the only stipulation is that anyone under 18 is supervised by an appropriate adult.


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    Asked about: Bed in 8-Bed Female Dormitory Room • Answered on January 21, 2020
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?

    You will need a lock for the lockers. You can bring your own or ask in reception to buy one for $5.


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    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • so 38 is too old? haha

    Hi there! Thank you for your enquiry! Our dorm rooms have an age limit of 18-35. Any age is welcome in the private accommodation.


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    Answered on August 26, 2021
  • Hello just wondering what time the tour desk is open assuming you have one!?

    Hi there! Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 the tour desk is not currently open. If you need any advice our reception team can help with organising tours.


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    Answered on August 27, 2021
  • Does it cost anything to leave luggage when going on liveaboard trips?

    Good Afternoon, We provide free baggage storage for all guests. You are welcome to leave your luggage in storage with us for free during the duration of your tip. We look forward to seeing you! Kind Regards, The Bounce Team


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    Answered on February 12, 2020
  • Do you have planned events or activities?

    We have an event every night of the week! We usually have planned events like Boozy Bingo and Trivia in the hostel and take guests to local clubs and bars after! We also host free fitness activities on certain days of the week! Ask reception when arriving for more information!


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    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • How much does it cost to rent a lock?

    $5 to buy from reception.


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  • Is it set out on ground floor, as my partner has a disability?

    Private rooms are located on the ground floor which are ensuite but the communal kitchen and bar area are upstairs on a raised deck area.


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    Answered on September 3, 2021
  • We arrive at Cairns at 11pm, so we should arrive at the hotel close to midnight. Is there an option for late check in?

    Yes, the night manager will be there to let you in and give you the key.


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    Answered on November 21, 2019
  • Is this the yotal price for the room or for a bed

    It depends what you are booking, private rooms will show cost for the room, dorm beds will be priced individually.


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    Answered on May 19, 2021
  • Is there a Kitchener available

    We have a kitchen on site available for guests that is open daily from 6am to 12am.


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    Asked about: Deluxe Double Room • Answered on February 22, 2020
  • Hi u can pay at property do i have fridge in room if breakfast is included please what do you get thanks

    Hi there, you can pay at the property depending which booking option you choose, there are no fridges in the rooms - just a communal walk in fridge in the kitchen, free breakfast is included daily.


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    Answered on April 15, 2021
  • Do you have an age restriction? One site says 18 to 35 and another says 18 and older.

    18-35 for dorm rooms, 18 and older for private rooms.


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    Answered on February 9, 2020
  • Is there lockers that will fit a backpack that can be locked?

    All dormitory rooms have individual lockers for each guest and these should fit a standard backpack.


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    Answered on August 13, 2020
  • Would you have a small parking spot for a motorbike on the premises. Private room for 66 year old OK ? Thanks Norman

    Thanks for your enquiry! Parking for a motorbike shouldn't be a problem and private room for 66 year old is totally fine.


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    Answered on February 9, 2021
  • Hi is any parking if I stay there

    We have 3 free parking spots that are first come first serve for guests. Otherwise, there is 3 hour free city parking or just a 3-4 min walk away 24 hour free parking available.


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    Answered on December 27, 2020
  • Hi do you guys offer airport pickup/drop off?

    Hi there, we do not offer free airport pickup or dropoff. We do work with a shuttle company and can reserve seats with them for a fee.


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    Answered on November 24, 2021
  • Is there anywhere I am able to store my belongings???

    We have temporary free luggage storage prior to check in and after check out that can be used. During your stay there are lockers in the dorm rooms as well as under bed storage space.


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    Asked about: Bed in 8-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room • Answered on January 28, 2021
  • Do you offer luggage storage?

    We have free luggage storage that you can access and is monitored 24/7. Ask in reception for the key to open our secure luggage room.


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    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • Hi, because of COVID are there any restrictions to the use of kitchen facilities

    Communal kitchen is open. Safety measures we have in place include all guests must collect their own plate pack (cutlery, dishes and cup) from reception. Shared items are still available but kitchen and equipment is sanitised multiple times daily.


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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Cairns Family Court
    0 miles
  • Rusty's Markets
    0.1 miles
  • The Cairns Museum
    0.1 miles
  • Cairns City Library
    0.2 miles
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre
    0.2 miles
  • Cairns Regional Gallery
    0.2 miles
  • Cairns Night Markets
    0.2 miles
  • The Cairns Civic Theater
    0.2 miles
  • Cairns Electorate Office
    0.3 miles
  • The Center of Contemporary Arts
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Cairns Station
    0.3 miles
  • Martin College
    0.3 miles
  • Cairns Rainforest Dome
    0.4 miles
  • Cairns Base Hospital
    0.8 miles
  • Cairns Flecker Botanic Gardens
    2.3 miles
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway
    7.4 miles
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
    7.5 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Holloways Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Cairns Airport
    3.4 miles
How to get to Bounce Cairns from Cairns Airport
    Taxi
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Amenities of Bounce Cairns Great facilities! Review score, 8.4
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Bikes available (free)
  • Pool table
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
General
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Bounce Cairns takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

Check-in is only possible for guests between 18 and 35 years old

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Bounce Cairns accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the guests will experience noise from Monday until Friday 09:00-17:00 and some Saturdays 09:00-13:00 due to renovations.

Please note that guests under 18 years of age and over 35 years of age cannot be accommodated at the property.

You must show a valid photo ID upon check-in.

Please note for bookings of 8 or more rooms or people, different policies and procedures may apply. For further information please contact the property in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Bounce Cairns

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Bounce Cairns by:

    • Taxi 10min

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Guests staying at Bounce Cairns can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Bounce Cairns is 1,150 feet from the center of Cairns.

  • Bounce Cairns offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Evening entertainment
    • Bikes available (free)
    • Bar crawls
    • Happy hour

  • The prices at Bounce Cairns may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The nearest beach is 1,650 feet from Bounce Cairns.

  • Check-in at Bounce Cairns is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.