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Cairns Central YHA Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“free pancakes”(14 reviews)
“bed dorm”(11 reviews)
“until midnight”(3 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the YHA Cairns for 2 nights last month, during our time travelling the East Coast. Having stayed at a few YHA's previously, we weren't expecting any thrills- but this YHA was a pleasant surprise! With friendly helpful staff keen to offer there...More

Thank seekingspirit11
Reviewed 9 January 2016

A great hostel conveniently located. A short walk from the Esplanade and opposite the Central Shopping Mall. The hostel offered us a free shuttle pick up from the airport but we were told that drop to the airport was not free and the fare needs...More

Thank mamma50
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Our stay here was interesting. No body wanted to chat in our room which wasn't reflective of the whole hostel we just had a bad experience. But the facilities were great and the staff were even better. We carelessly left our charger in the kitchen...More

Thank Jandy3108
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Good hostel. Nice and chilled all ages welcome. The free community shelf in the kitchen was fully loaded. Pool and jacuzzi are great. The showers are fantastic and very powerful. The staff were ultra friendly and professional. As a solo traveller Hannah organised most of...More

Thank Stuart I
Reviewed 21 December 2015

This was a nice hostel, they where renovating the bathrooms. The one downstairs where done so those where brand new. The rooms where spacious and the airco worked well. And last but not least they have a free pancake breakfast every morning.

Thank JanusVL
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Pool
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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USD 41 - USD 80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 41 - USD 80 (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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