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    Asylum Cairns Backpacker Hostel

    149 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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    Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

    For all those bashing this place in the reviews, you really need to firstly consider how cheap this place is. I paid $35 a night for a private room for the last few nights of my east coast trip and it was definitely worth it....More

    Thank James T
    Reviewed September 26, 2017

    dirty! chaos in the kitchen, 1 of 3 fridges is broken, so there is no space! the matrasses are gross! my room had no aircon. the pool was closed the whole week. some showers are only cold. there are no towels or anything to dry...More

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    Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

    Not really anything good to say about it, it's nothing like the pictures. Our pillows were nasty, the bathrooms were pretty gross, everything was really messy and run down, even the pool which was a let down. There are 4 computers and only one of...More

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    Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

    hostel doesn't look like the pictures at all. it's big and has good artwork but it's really dirty. the pool is green and there is random junk everywhere.. some staff aren't very friendly and make you feel uncomfortable. we paid extra for 5 dorm room...More

    Thank Laura D
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    "5 bed dorms are best value"
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