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Corona Backpackers

72 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fresnes, France
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good value for the price, the clean room and bathrooms ! Nice people working there, they are helpful, they have a great booking tours office and great meal value meal! I loved it and recommend it. Most important thing : in the heart of cairns city center!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hostel nearby the beach, cool staff and nice kitchen! The only problem is the wi fi!! Nice shuttle bus service for the airport and there is everything you need for tours and different buses here in Australia especially greyhound. Nice laundry room.

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Melbourne, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend. Super cheap, not too noisy, friendly and helpful staff (tip: book tours through here and save heaps). The beds are really comfortable as well. Does not have air con or wifi but the fans do the job and it is easy to log on to the free cairns community wifi from the kitchen. It looks pretty shabby from... More

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SignorCorona, Manager at Corona Backpackers, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thanks for the review and good to know that you had great time with us at Corona Backpackers, Hope you having a good time fly back home or elsewhere. Please understand that we do have A/C room as well, which is $2 more expensive than fan cooled room, and Global Gossip Wifi which is not free to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here recently from the 26/09/14-01/10/14 .There was an awesome asian dude at the counter who made sure my stay was excellent! (I forgot his name) . The beds were comfortable, staff were friendly and I feel that I got value for my money. I'd recommend this place to anyone, and definatly be back again! Thanks, Corona Backpackers!! Micheal... More

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SignorCorona, Manager at Corona Backpackers, responded to this review

Dear Mike Thanks for the good stay at the Corona Backpackers again. Hope you find nice flat for your self. Cheers, More

Cairns, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed there for almost half a year! Met so many friends and had so many good times.. I remember when I checked in it was $14 a night ($89 week) which was by far the cheapest hostel I've ever seen in Australia. You even got a dinner voucher to use at one of the bars in town. No aircon but... More

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Bangalore, India
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71 reviews 71 reviews
24 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

It's a well placed hostel in the city, walkable to all the major shops and restaurants etc around. Good thing in Cairns, is that most of the attraction tours have pickup shuttles from the major hostels, including this one. The staff are very friendly and helpful to make your stay comfortable here. Cleanliness is good enough for what you get... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I stayed 5 nights in a 4 bed mixed dorm. This is a basic, clean and friendly hostel. Considering the cheap price it is a very good standard. The guys running the hostel are really helpful and friendly. The location is perfect for the center of Cairns, bus station and easy transfers to the airport. The kitchen is fairly big... More

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Perth, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

lived in a 8-bed girls dorm, you got what you paid for, which is very low amount of money, bunk bed wasn't particularly comfortable, but clean enough. Bad thing is the doors of the rooms banged really loud when closing and also noises from the club across the street, and toilets are not enough, and one night someone poured some... More

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

What this hostel doesn't offer facility wise, it makes up for in customer service. The staff at this hostel were absolutely incredible, helpful, genuine. The rooms were clean and comfortable and very roomy. A fridge in your room is also a plus. The kitchen was cozy, and the washrooms were clean. I would definitely stay here any time I was... More

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SignorCorona, Manager at Corona Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Krystine, Thank you very much for taking time out to write a review of our hostel, we are very glad your time here was so enjoyable and pride our selves on our customer service, we wish you the very best in your adventures and happy and safe travels, from all of here at Corona Backpackers Team Corona More

Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This hostel is located very well... close to the lagoon and to the shopping mall. I liked the small hostel and the friendly atmosphere there. It is not a party hostel like the huge gilligans but way better. The staff is very helpful and you get always the best tips for every trip. I stayed more than four times in... More

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CCCManagement, Manager at Corona Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello again Thank you very much for your lovely review! we wish you all the best for your travel onwards in Australia! Cheers Corona Team More

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Address: 72 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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