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Travellers Oasis Backpackers
Ranked #1 of 82 Specialty Lodging in Cairns
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Reviewed June 21, 2011

Stayed in a single room during my trip through Queensland and it was by far the best hostel on this trip. Extremely clean (never seen a hostel so much cleaner in every respect than my home), nice helpful staff, nice building, fair prices...
Also the location was perfect, close to Cairns Central, but just enough away from the troubles for a good night sleep without noise... On my next trip to Queensland, this hostel is a must!

  • Stayed: June 2011, traveled solo
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Reviewed June 20, 2011

What a place, this hostel is by far one of the best if not the best!! The staff are welcoming, friendly and extremely helpful. John, Helen and Laura all helped to make our trip to Cairns amazing! The hostel itself is immaculate. There is always somebody keeping the place clean. The rooms are a perfect size and the beds are very comfi!! The common area it superb. It is designed so people mingle together and have a chat. The hostel organises different things during the week to keep you entertained, if you want to take part. We went to the BBQ / Digeridoo competition, it was probably the most fun night ive ever had, gas crack!! Overall, I would highly recommend this hostel and we will certainly be returning at some stage! ; )

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  • Stayed: June 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 20, 2011

Thanks to John who helped us find somewhere else to stay when the Oasis was full! What a legend! This hostel is clean, cool and cosy! You couldn't ask for more. The rooms are priced well and you will enjoy your stay here. John and Helen in the office have thorough knowledge of the local area and can point you in the right direction on just about anything. If ya looking to chill then this is the place for you!

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  • Stayed: June 2011, traveled with friends
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Reviewed June 4, 2011

Fantastic hostel, great staff, especially John, very helpful and friendly.
Great tour desk there, lots of help with places to go and see. Hot air balloon ride was fab!
Room's are nice, very clean, no bunk beds, yay and my room was quite big with 4 beds.
Hostel located just behind Central shopping centre and is about 10-15 mins to walk to the esplanade.
Only negative thing i have to say is that because it's such a great hostel it's always fully booked and I had to leave for a few nights and go to Dreamtime hostel before coming back for my last night, so i'd recommend booking early to avoid disappointment!
I'd really recommend staying here if your staying in Cairns

  • Stayed: June 2011, traveled with friends
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Reviewed May 30, 2011

The hostel is very well located behind CairnsCentral at a walking distance from restaurants, bars and the Esplanade. The tropical garden is gorgeous, the whole accomodation is very clean. The beds are comfortable. And last but not least, the service is litterally outstanding. Many thanks to all the staff for their kindness and efficiency. Isabelle

  • Stayed: May 2011, traveled solo
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Reviewed May 29, 2011

Cute little backpackers. Staff are really nice and helpful. Stayed in private and deluxe private: both nice, although deluxe had a tv and veranda with hammock and chairs. Shared toilet/shower facilities are clean. Friendly atmosphere.

  • Stayed: May 2011, traveled with friends
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Reviewed May 28, 2011

I waited over an hour for my courtesy pickup at the airport but otherwise have no complaints. Gave and his staff are very friendly and helpful for planning your activities in Cairns. The atmosphere at the hostel was very relaxed and it was quiet for sleeping. Don't miss out on the BBQ if you are around on a Monday.

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Additional Information about Travellers Oasis Backpackers

Address: 8 - 10 Scott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool
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Ranked #1 of 82 Specialty Lodging in Cairns
Price Range: $27 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Travellers Oasis Backpackers Hostel in Cairns.Travellers Oasis is a charming little guest house offering cosy and clean facilities to the budget conscious traveller, in a friendly and relaxed environment.Centrally located in a quiet area, our guests can relax in our sparkling pool, or lie back in our hammocks and chill out to the music. ... more   less 
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