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274 Draper St, Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 15 December 2008

Very friendly staff, who are willing to help you with everything. We booked a diving tour through them, with good advise (no pushing at all to book something though!). The facilities are clean and there is a nice garden.

Thank JanineFabian
Reviewed 16 November 2008

Cairns City Backpackers offers an oasis of calm on the edge of the city. Quirky and charming, I was told the hostel holds up to 70 guests, but the sparse gatherings in the evening gave a relaxed and friendly vibe. It was easy to make...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2008

Superb little hostel, just returned from spending a week there. Was only supposed to be a couple of days but loved it so much decided to stay! Dave the owner is extremely helpful and friendly, you are a name rather than a number, and the...More

Thank cde3879
Reviewed 10 September 2007

Good location, just a few minutes away from city centre. Rooms are okay but nut too comfortable. There is a tiny pool (tub) in the back yard. Price includes a meal at local pub every night.

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Restaurant
Hotel class
Number of rooms
20
Price range
USD 21 - USD 31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Gone Walkabout Hostel
Also Known As
Cairns City Backpackers Queensland
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Hotel class
Number of rooms
20
Price range
USD 21 - USD 31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Gone Walkabout Hostel
Also Known As
Cairns City Backpackers Queensland
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
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"Ask to work for accommodation, there's plenty of positions available."
RamonTravels
5 Oct. 2016
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"I stayed in a 6 share and it was very good"
jessieg_889
6 Apr. 2016
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"Spend the extra 6 or 7 dollars per night and stay in a decent hostel."
nicolaf930
4 Nov. 2015
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"The Boomerang rooms are good, wifi is strong and the dorms have good shelve storage :)"
BeccaSmitch
23 Apr. 2015
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