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Cairns Central YHA Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“free pancakes”(14 reviews)
“bed dorm”(12 reviews)
“until midnight”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was staying here for 5 days, It is located right in front of Cairns Central, making this hostel located in super strategic. All locations are reachable walking distance. Many tours are provided here. 10 AUD discount for airport shuttle from Cairns airport, so you...More

Thank Farah_Soraya
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here at Cairns Central YHA for 4 nights from 24/04/18 to 28/04/18 & my very last stay here was in 2006. On arrival around 7pm on Tuesday 24/04/18 there was some confusion with my booking presuming I'd booked a room with a double bed,...More

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed in about 10 hostels in the last 2 months traveling Aus and NZ. Cairns YHA did well. The room was clean, air conditioned, nice clean kitchen and bathrooms, good layout as well with communal spaces, the big screen for movies, the water fountain...More

Thank Tammy T
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

This hostel is extremely well laid out, and pretty standard of YHAs. Rooms are air conditioned and have clean linen as well as a duvet! Some hostels don’t give you a duvet, and it’s a great added extra for comfort. The kitchen isn’t as large...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a private room with shared bathroom. The room is basic but has air con (which is a must in Cairns as it gets super hot). The bathrooms are good, showers has space to change clothes so you have some privacy. The kitchen is not...More

Thank Estel M
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
$20 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$20 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Ok if you’re a young backpacker but not for the mature seeking some comfort."
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"Not a party hostel"
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"Bring padlock for lockers in room"
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"They are all very similar"
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