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    Castaways Backpackers

    207 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    07/09/2017 07/10/2017
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      2 adults
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          $46
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          Overview
          • Excellent67%
          • Very good23%
          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travelers talk about
          “free pizza” (9 reviews)
          “free wifi” (30 reviews)
          “air con” (26 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Airport Transportation
          Kitchenette
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Breakfast included
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          JJ's Backpackers Hostel
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          1 - 5 of 254 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The hostel was quite empty when I was there. It was really hot and you had to pay for the air con. You have to walk quite a bit to get to the city centre. But there are busses and the hostel offers a free...More

          Thank paulaD98AB
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          1st off I'd like to say "I'm not just a pretty girl!!" (Entire hostel joke) 2ndly yes I said entire hostel joke !!! This honestly I can say is one of the best friendliest places Iv stayed in Australia... the staff are amazing and more...More

          Thank Aime S
          Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here for 6 nights, it was so awesome!!! Really nice staff, friendly people, nice kitchen, nice rooms (but the white neon-light in my room was horrible :( )!! Tv / games room, billiard, clean bathrooms and so much more!!! I will really miss "Honey",...More

          Thank Benny H
          Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

          Extremely warm welcome from a group of amazing people who will go above and beyond to help (speical shout to Janet)! Everyone is friendly and has a great sense of humour. Good facilities and group activities in the evenings which really make you feel included....More

          Thank Naomi H
          Response from KieranHut, Owner at Castaways BackpackersResponded April 10, 2017

          Hi Naomi, Thank you for your kind review. I'm Glad you enjoyed your time with us. We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels from the team at Castaways.

          Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

          Clean and tidy, very welcoming and lots of services and stuff available to do! It a bit far out of the town but they do offer free lifts so not too bad! Air con took coins but it was cheap so I would stay here...More

          Thank Emma P
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • $21 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 24
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          • Queensland >
          • Cairns Region >
          • Cairns
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          seishifhs
          We planned to get in about 23:30 at night at Airport. Can you still pick us up? In the same line of question, do you offer a shuttle to marina in the morning?
          January 5, 2017|
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          Response from CastawaysBP | Property representative |
          Hi There, Our last shuttle run is at 6:45pm and reception closes at 7pm, You will receive an email explaining how to find your key when you arrive at the hostel and the free CBD shuttle service doesn't start until 8am. If... More
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          Jenny M
          Do you supply linen for the room :)!
          November 20, 2016|
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          Response from SZDenmark | Reviewed this property |
          At Castway's your bed is made with fresh linen, and you can rent fresh towels
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          KevinsmKoo
          Is there an airport shuttle provided by Castaway's backpackers ?
          May 15, 2016|
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