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    Caravella Backpackers

    149 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent28%
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    • Average18%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “private room” (29 reviews)
    “air con” (42 reviews)
    “free wifi” (34 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Caravellas isn't going to blow you away with what to expect from a hostel. However, it gets the essentials right. There are 2 kitchens, ample bathrooms and reasonable sized rooms. All of which are fairly clean. However it does need a bit of love to...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Located just in front the Esplanade of Cairns, is a great option for backpackers or even people that just wants to stay several days in town without spending too much money. People is nice and respectful, it's not a noisy hostel. There are 2 kitchens...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    At first when we arrived at Caravella we thought our double room was very small, but actually there was enough room for both of us to be comfortable. I would be aware though that there's nowhere to put your suitcases except on the sometimes ant...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I booked the room with private bathroom during my stay in Cairns. Overall, very nice stay, very clean with very pleasant and helpful staff. The room was big with very comfortable bed. Hostel is located about 10 minutes from the city center (walking distance).

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed 2 nights in this Hostel. Double room with private bathroom was clean and big. We had enough space and felt comfortable! Kitchen is equipped for those who want to cook in it. You always meet new people in the common areas which was...More

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    Cairns Plaza Hotel
    1,059 reviews
    #10 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns
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    Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • $17 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    acchk
    Does hair dryer provided? Provided in ensuite room or borrow from front desk?
    November 6, 2014|
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    Response from yummymummyWellington | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think they have them in the rooms - they are pretty basic! But as the other comment says - the front desk seems to have everything you need and they are very helpful!
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    Oswaldo P
    My flight arrives in Cairns at 0:05 on 7/15. I can book a suite from 7/14, but I need to know if there will be someone to greet us at this time and give us the keys.
    March 28, 2017|
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    tabeam584
    Do the guests have to be 18 years old or is it possible to book beds with 16 years? I own a Consent Letter for Children Travelling Abroad
    May 30, 2015|
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    Room Tips
    "Free wifi in common areas."
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    "Private rooms with an ensuite are well worth the extra $10 a night"
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    "For double rooms maybe ask for one on the first floor as the ground rooms were so noisy."
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    "Make sure to pick your discount pass P.J.Obrian's irish pub from reception and visit there in the evening."
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