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Asylum Cairns Backpacker Hostel

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Asylum Cairns Backpacker Hostel Cairns Best hostel 589366839 You want a backpacker family? Of course you do you lonely person. Asylum is the place for you. Nice people, nice staff, good facilities. Do yourself a favor and join the pubcrawl to get into the community.

Thank frederikoscar
Reviewed 3 days ago

Backpacking through Australia for 3 months we stayed at a boatload of hostels. Asylum might not be the cleanest but it was by far the most welcoming. I traveled here years ago and still speak to friends all over the world I met at the...More

Thank Katie G
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

The asylum in Cairns offers a really good value for money. The owner is really friendly and helpful and always there for you. They offer a lot of activities so it is easy for you to get to know other travellers. Laundry facilities are cheap...More

Thank Natasha0606
Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

Amazing management, met people I will never forget, and a great place if you just need a place to crash. I went on so many tours so I spent a lot of time out, and it was a great option for the price. My last...More

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Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect as I had been stung by cheap accommodation in Australia, before. Great place, friendly, relaxed and really helps you to settle in to the city. Excellent location, great social events and if you don't want noise, there is a quiet...More

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"5 bed dorms are best value"
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"single rooms"
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"aircon rooms # 2 or 21"
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"rooms behind the kitchen are quieter close to the esplanade and CBD can book tours with the reception"
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