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    Cairns City Backpackers

    274 Draper St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good16%
    • Average19%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible17%
    Aug 30, 2017
    “Average stay in Cairns”
    Oct 20, 2017
    “Avoid!”
    Free Wifi
    Pool
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

    I've been backpacking around Australia for a few months and this place is the worst I have seen. I don't expect any luxuries but want to stay somewhere clean and safe. This place is filthy; dusty sheets, stains on the pillowcases, smashed windows that haven't...More

    Thank Kara B
    Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

    We have been backpacking around for a few months and have stayed in many different hostels. I am not accustomed to luxuries. This is by far the worst hostel I have ever stayed in. All people ask for is a clean and safe place to...More

    Thank ImogenWillis
    Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in a double room as it was one of the cheapest available at the time, room wasn't clean, hair and dust all over floor. Showers were disgusting, matted hair clogging the drains. Advised the receptionist about the problem and he said he would sort...More

    Thank Mike1238
    Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is good for one night or two, it's close to a big shopping centre and not far from bars and restaurants. You get what you pay for, it's one of the cheaper hostels in Cairns however it's not great - dirty rooms, very...More

    Thank sidneymarshall
    Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

    Cozy with plenty of common space and the bunks were decent. It's just a few blocks from the main party area in town, which makes it quiet. My only complaint is that the non-smoking area is right near where people smoke anyway.

    Thank HeartOfSaturdayNight
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    • $21 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 20
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    Room Tips
    "Ask to work for accommodation, there's plenty of positions available."
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    "I stayed in a 6 share and it was very good"
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    "Spend the extra 6 or 7 dollars per night and stay in a decent hostel."
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    "The Boomerang rooms are good, wifi is strong and the dorms have good shelve storage :)"
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