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Cairns Central YHA Backpackers Hostel

20 - 26 McLeod St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

27 Dollars in 6n Share room [+] clean rooms clean bathroom private bathroom with toilet and shower pool area and whirlpool located just 30 metres away from huge Cairns central shopping mall friendly staff if you have a greyhound traveller pass, you receive 50% discount on your second night parking area laundry [-] expensive hostel for Cairns, really expensive...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012 via mobile

I had a pleasant stay in Cairns although I found the common area was very noisy and the noise tends to boom as the area is in the middle of the complex. The rooms and amenities were clean but airconditioning did not work efficiently. The rooms were quite humid. I would not like imagine what the rooms would be like... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

I stayed here for 3 nights, the 4 share dorm was ok in size and it did have lockable cupboards, and a bathroom. There was only 1 power socket which was in use most of the time. The outside area was great with a big pool and spa. The staff were friendly and were helpful when it came to answering... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012 via mobile

10:30pm quiet time is absolute rubbish, staff did nothing to enforce this, noisiest hostel I've ever stayed in. Everything else was average, poor value for money!

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Location - terrific. Accessibility of everything - possibly better. Quality of sleep - with the partying by the pool till 2 am, and then the people upstairs moving out @ 4am and chatting outside our window till their bus arrived @5am - not great, this wasn't helped by old flat dacron hollowfill pillows. We were upgraded to a family room,... More

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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

If you are blowing all of your money as your just about to return home.. as we did. It's close to the barrier reef so were able to scuba dive. Lots of activities are organisable in the Hostel itself, with leaflets etc, then they picked us up from outside the Hostel to go Skydiving, yes it was amazing. All the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

Had a wonderful time in Cairns, was able to go on the Great Barrier Reef thanks to the booking done at the YHA, sweet :) Very clean facilities, very friendly staff especially Amandine who helped me to book some activities and the airport pickup :) H.R

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

Friendly staff, specially Amandine ! Thanks to her for everything ! great facilities, clean, perfect spot

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 weeks in a 4 share female dorm with bathroom. Room was great although the air con broke near the end of my stay which the reception staff quickly apologized for and offered everyone a new room which everyone took but me. the air con fan was working and was pleasantly blowing on me so they let... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

There are some YHA hostels that are outstanding, and this is not one of them. The facilities are tidy and convenient, and the outside deck and pool are nice, but for me this wasn't enough. The staff were polite but not particularly enthusiastic in answering questions. The rooms were ok, I stayed in a 4 bed ensuite and felt that... More

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Address: 20 - 26 McLeod St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 52
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