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Caravella Backpackers

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2.0 of 5
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149 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Furtwangen, Germany
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hostel was really, really good. My friend and me booked a twin room. It was a pretty big good looking room with some furniture inside. The bathroom looked good too und was clean. The bed was comfertable and it was quit at night so we could sleep really good. The pool was amazing! I really loved it, it was... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On arriving at Caravella we were told we had been upgraded, which was great. However when we got to the room it hadn't been cleaned yet. As soon as we told them this, they straight away got to work on cleaning the room and it was perfect when we went back into it. There is a communal area with free... More 

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Thank Alyson D
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, it's a hostel but a hostel does not mean an expensive worn out place like this hostel is. Even because we booked a double room with private bathroom and a/c and we paid almost the price of an hotel. And guess what? The room look like the interior of a van, the a/c is a tiny box sticked to... More 

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Thank Robmav
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 8 days in January, the price which we paid was really good. There were 2 of us we had a 6 bed dorm which was clean, the bunk beds were really low. It was a shared bathroom with 3 other rooms this wasn't a problem it was always clean never a big rush of people trying... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel was the first hostel in Cairns and is family operated. I stayed here for a week in October and very much enjoyed the warm welcome from family members and people at the reception. They have a nice swimming pool and room for all kind of travellers; whether you stay in a dorm with multiple people or book a... More 

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Kandy
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My first experience with staying in a hostel. I was really impressed by Caravellas. Staff was friendly and rooms were clean. 2 big shared kitchens was well equipped and kept clean. Private pool and a great atmosphere in the shared areas. Meggy at the reception is awesome! Super helpful and knows everything there is to do around Cairns!

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Katoomba, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay at this hostel. It was right across the street from the promenade and the beach and only a couple of blocks from the centre of town. It is a family owned and operated hostel. The staff was very friendly and helpful in every way. It was a great bargain, and I would definitely stay there... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Caravella in Cairns and had such a great time meeting people. It was a clean and laid back establishment. The staff from the people who help to clean to the people behind the front desk were all so eloquent, engaging, and kind. I recommend Caravella to any one who will be or is looking for a nice... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my husband stayed at caravella for 3 nights. Rooms are clean and comfortable to stay. They have a common kitchen and shower and toilet. Which are also kept clean.Staff is polite and helpful. I enjoyed my stay. Will defiantly recommend. .

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reasonable price, great location and very well organised place to stay in Cairns. Quite a lot of rooms, two kitchens, lots of bathrooms, common area with pool. Helpful staff, easy to find trips and adventures through their website. Good food and drinks deals. Recommended.

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