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Dreamtime Travellers Rest

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Staten Island, New York
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a LOVELY LOVELY stay at this home-away-from-home. The front desk people are excellent, friendly and helpful. The location is great, as are the amenities. I was VERY pleased with my stay here and would go back anytime.

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there in June 2016 for one night. The decor of the whole hostel is really nice and cozy. The room (6 drom), was big, bed were nice. The room was a bit smelly though, and you have to pay for the air conditioning.....Room and bathroom are clean. There is free wifi and the hostel is just behind the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Relaxing, artsy and in a good location, it was perfect to spend a few nights as a couple and avoid the trashy backpack hostels of cairns. Dreamtime has a quiet time everyday from 10pm, very cosy common spaces and the place is always very clean.

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Thank ArnaudManas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Dreamtime Travellers Rest two times. The experiences were quite different. We first had a cozy little room by the swimming pool. This certainly had some flair to it. But the room was not much more than 2 beds and a (very) small shelf. A few hangers and/or a little space to put belongings on/in would have been... More 

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Sedona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This place makes you feel at home as soon as you walk through the door. Friendly staff. Competent. And loads of other travellers make this a great place to base out of while exploring the area. The BBQ night is a bargain to, and you can try kangaroo and crocodile.

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Thank Robert D
stevedouglas04, Owner at Dreamtime Travellers Rest, responded to this review

Hi, thanks Rob for the review of Dreamtime glad you liked the BBQ and enjoyed the atmosphere. see you next time . safe travels. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This place was very lovely. Great atmosphere, not too loud at night, held in-hostel events and had a beautiful pool. My friend and i stayed in the private double room, which was clean and had a hammock on the outside. Our only negative was that the bathrooms were quite dirty, and the showers ran out of hot water frequently. If... More 

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Thank Sarah R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend this hostel. The staff our friendly, the price is fair and the atmosphere is very relaxed. I felt very comfortable and at home. It was a nice change of pace from some of the high energy and loud places I have stayed at previously. I couldn't ask for much more.

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Thank The_Wonderfool
Mannheim, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

I've stayed at Dreamtime twice already, just because it's probably the best hostel I've been to. Great people, very nice and helpful staff, clean facilities, they've got a grill and the interior design (also exterior desing) is just best in class! Wifi works very well (there's a little trick for andorid phones). The only downside is: it takes like 15... More 

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Thank Koko-Brot
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

TL:DR: After being in a few hostels around Cairns, I can say for certain that Dreamtime is the right choice for anyone struggling to find the best place and best value for money hostel in Cairns. You can see I don't have a lot of reviews, I only write when it's exceptional so here goes. ==== Location ==== It is... More 

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Thank Yuval H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

I spent 4nights in this hostel and wish I could have stayed longer! A friend recommended me this hostel and the vibe is just great, very relaxed, people aren't too young, quiet, spacious and clean. A great hostel to come back at after a day trip. But also perfect if you just want to chill for a day in the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dreamtime hostel is 3 beautiful, bright Queenslander homes located just minutes walk from the centre of Cairns. Free wifi 24 hours plus You will find a tropical oasis perfect for relaxing and meeting like minded travellers. Our service is supreme local staff advising and helping you book the best trips and tours. We are here to help you have an unforgettable travel experience.Join us on one of our BBQ nights, fire shows or movies under the stars. Come see why Dreametime is voted #1 best hostel Australia 2012 by hostelworld customer reviews. Do yourself a favour and join in the fun. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dreamtime Travellers Rest

Address: 189 Bunda Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Dreamtime Backpackers)
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: $21 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dreamtime Travellers Rest 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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