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Caravella Backpackers

149 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location, spacious rooms that are very basic. For a double room with a shared bathroom the total cost is $60 plus a $20 deposit for the room key. The facilities are clean. Free wifi by the pool area, nice size pool to swim in. We only stayed here for one night due to dropping off our campervan and having... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our stay here was alright, but lacking in areas. The staff were friendly (if a bit ditzy with a booking I'll mention later), the room well equipped and comfy, if a bit grimy, the one bathroom in our block inadequate and unclean, and the amenities, well, I didn't use them so can't comment. Wifi worked very well, though seemed to... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I would recommend staying here purely for convenience! It's right where you need to be and they offer tours too. The rooms are spacious and have Aircon. Recommend. Stay here rather than travellers oasis or tropic days, they are in the middle of nowhere!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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56 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Only stayed here a night and didn't really utilise the facilities ( especially the swimming pool and sun deck area !). Good location away from the central promenade area, but only a 5-10min walk to get there. Rooms (6 bed dorm) spacious, came with cooling and a fridge ! Wifi only available outside downstairs in common area. Friendly and helpful... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the caravella"s as a couple in a private double bed room with shared bathroom for around 10 days. Over all the hostel is good average. The reception staff were always nice, friendly and helpful! The community kitchen is well equipped and were most of the time clean. Ver nice is the free Wi-Fi around the pool area.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here twice on our trip, was nice so we went back after a night in Port Douglas. Rooms are really clean and beds very comfy. Free wifi in communal area which is good and a nice pool! Hostel is about a ten minute walk into main Cairns buts it's right by the beach. Really good atmosphere here and not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice hostel which is looked after. The receptionists were very friendly and helpful. Nice kitchen area and swimming pool. Room was a pretty decent size with air conditioning! Good location which the beach is just a stones throw from! Restaurants and bars close too

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great value for money. Its worth the extra few dollars for an ensuite in dorms. Rooms have mini fridges so that's nice. Short walk into town for bars, restaurants etc. Free wifi only in communal areas, not it rooms. And they kick you out of that area at 11pm. Heaps of information about tours and great advice.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Double room was very big with separate sort of lounge area and bathroom. Very basic but adequate. Air con took a while to kick in but worked well once going. Free WiFi in a communal area. Not bad value for money.

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice clean rooms with airconditioning (a must have in Cairns!), bar fridge in each room and decent shared kitchens. Staff were friendly and free wifi was available, though only the common area which is alright for Australia. The pool is a real lifesaver on those hot, muggy Cairns days as well if you don't feel like making the trek to... More 

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Address: 149 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 48
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