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Cairns Central YHA Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“free pancakes”(15 reviews)
“bed dorm”(11 reviews)
“until midnight”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

The staff have been most helpful and seem to remember my name. With so many quests I am pleasantly surprised. My room (I splurged and have a room to myself) is bright clean and has air conditioning! The pool albeit on the small side has...More

Thank SandraBaier
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Most likely one of the best IHA in Australia. Extremely clean, with brand new functional bathroom/toilets. Each bed has its own quilt and a large towel is provided to each guest. The kitchen is fully equipped and constantely cleaned by the omnipresent staff. Great location...More

Thank capsicum0620
Reviewed September 30, 2017

We really enjoyed our stay at this YHA hostel. It is situated right outside the Cairns Central Shopping Mall and it is a pleasant 15 minute walk to the waterfront. The hostel felt safe and secure. We stayed in two different types of rooms -...More

Thank LindyBopper
Reviewed September 12, 2017

I stayed at this hostel for 3 nights on my own. This was my first YHA experience and it certainly did not disappoint. When I arrived I gave a 2 dollar deposit for a lovely soft towel and went to my room. There were big...More

Thank leemkbtrip
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night when first arrived in cairns! Staff were really friendly and helpful! Room and kitchen were very clean. Pool looked nice but did not have a chance to use it. Really good if looking for a chilled vibe in cairns! Pancake...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$19 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$19 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (90)
Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (9)
Dining (3)
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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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