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    Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

    5 - 9 Digger St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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      2 adults
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          USD 40*
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          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • Very good34%
          • Average15%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          “every hour” (27 reviews)
          “awesome bar” (4 reviews)
          “free bus” (10 reviews)
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Great place, very well located - not far from town, near by the Esplanade ! Guys from hostel offer pick up from town as well. Atmosphere in hostel is very easy ... cool parties as well, easy to meet pretty cool locals as well... miss...More

          Thank bunia113
          Response from DaveWarwick-DM, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hi bunia113 It`s awesome that you miss Calypso! Fingers crossed that you get to visit us again. It`s nice to read that you liked the atmosphere and the free shuttle service! Hopefully we get to see you here soon. Safe Travels! Dave W & The...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Pretty ace with pool table, bar, pool, ATM, WiFi and a huge selection of leaflets. The staff seemed really nice and give free pick up from the air port and free shuttles into town (although I recommend walking along the esplanade into town it's lovely)

          Thank Ectric
          Response from AxelGGeneralManager, General Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hi Ectric, We appreciate you leaving us a review. You`re always welcome to stay with us anytime! Take care! Dave W & The Calypso Crew...

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          The staff is really helpful to book activities, there is free shuttle to the airport and to get to town. There is entertainment pretty much every nights. Good place to met people if you are a solo traveler :)More

          Thank coconutsale
          Response from AxelGGeneralManager, General Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hi coconutsale, Thank you for leaving us a review! It`s great to read that the staff were helpful and you found Calypso a great place to meet people. Hopefully you get the chance to visit us again! All the best Axel G & The Calypso...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Pros: - shuttle bus to town and airport - had a bed - Sam at the travel desk was very helpful - wifi Cons: - big dogs jumping in pool so there was clumps of dog hair floating everywhere. Ew. - no one worth while...More

          Thank kegr123
          Response from AxelGGeneralManager, General Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hi Kegr123, Thank you for leaving us a review. Your feedback is very important to us as it helps us make changes to improve for the future. It`s a shame that you were disappointed with the hostel. The dog`s you mention were brought in by...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          This place is truly the greatest. There's a bus that picks you up from the airport. The bus also takes you to and from town every hour. It's only a 20 minute walk, but getting a ride sometimes was such a treat. The staff is...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
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          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • USD 16 - USD 43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Maddie W
          Hey there my name is Maddie Walsh, I’m 19 and currently a student in England, and plan on taking a gap year to travel before heading to university to study illustration. What i’d really love to do is work abroad to earn enough money to travel as much as possible in the year before heading home. Nothing is confirmed yet but I want to get an idea of what is possible for me to do, I absolutely love backpacking environments of hostels, I’m a keen traveler i’m a social, creative and reliable person so should be reasonably helpful I should hope! :) I would love an opportunity to be able to work in a hostel such as yours, I was wondering if you offer work and accommodation. I’m totally flexible right now, so any time from September 2015 - July 2016. I am currently in the process of applying for my Australian working and traveling visa. I’ve never been to Australia and am super excited to head over as soon as I can! I’d love to hear back about any kind of opportunities you have to offer, thanks a lot for your time :) Maddie Walsh
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          Maddie W
          Hey there my name is Maddie Walsh, I’m 19 and currently a student in England, and plan on taking a gap year to travel before heading to university to study illustration. What i’d really love to do is work abroad to earn enough money to travel as much as possible in the year before heading home. Nothing is confirmed yet but I want to get an idea of what is possible for me to do, I absolutely love backpacking environments of hostels, I’m a keen traveler i’m a social, creative and reliable person so should be reasonably helpful I should hope! :) I would love an opportunity to be able to work in a hostel such as yours, I was wondering if you offer work and accommodation. I’m totally flexible right now, so any time from September 2015 - July 2016. I am currently in the process of applying for my Australian working and traveling visa. I’ve never been to Australia and am super excited to head over as soon as I can! I’d love to hear back about any kind of opportunities you have to offer, thanks a lot for your time :) Maddie Walsh
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