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Cairns Beaches Flashpackers

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19 Veivers Rd, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879 Australia
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
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Updated 20/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#7 of 36 Speciality lodging in Palm Cove
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Located an easy 100m walk to Palm Cove beach and esplanade with cafes,restaurants, shopping. Palm Cove is Cairns #1 tourist beach, and is half way between Cairns and Port Douglas. Come and enjoy this 5 star location for the best price in Palm Cove. Cairns Beaches Flashpackers opened in September 2015 and is the only hostel between Cairns and Port Douglas. We just received A guest review award from Booking.com for 2016 9.3 out of 10. You will be impressed by our new boutique hostel with only 5 rooms and 15 beds. we have 1 x Queen bed private room with A/C, ensuite bathroom disable compliant. We have 1 x 2 single bed room with fan and private bathroom. We have 1 x 3 single beds Female dorm with A/C and ensuite bathroom. We have 2 x 4 single beds dorms with A/C own ensuite bathroom. We have a pool and chill out tv room with cable tv. Why a Flashpackers hostel? All rooms are located on the ground floor (no Stairs), all our beds a fitted with inner spring mattresses, we have full bed-bug protection, we supply 2 pillows linen blanket and towel. Also there are no bunk beds. Our hostel is fully tiled throughout (no carpet), ceiling fans inside and outside for your comfort. Cook your own meals in our fully equipped kitchen or use our BBQ in the outdoor area. We have a tour desk for all your tour bookings and we can organise all your airport transfers. (This is not a party backpackers) Its a chilled out quiet Flashpackers. See you in paradise soon.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beach
Bicycle rental
BBQ facilities
Non-smoking hotel
Clothes dryer
Wifi
Fence around pool
Bicycles available
Fishing
Board games / puzzles
Outdoor furniture
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
First aid kit
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Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Air conditioning
Separate dining area
Tile / marble floor
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Microwave
Cable / satellite TV
Walk-in shower
Hair dryer
Refrigerator
Stovetop
Electric kettle
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Ocean view
Pool view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Brent wrote a review June 2021
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Its not always about flash spots and expensive hotels. Every now and again when travelling you find a spot and you go yep i like this. A great location backed up by good people with facilities with character.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Locatotravel wrote a review June 2021
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Love this place! I stayed for a couple of days and was perfect! Very clean and very good location. Even though is not in the Main Street is very close to the beach and to a very cute spot with lot of palm trees. Also very quiet, you can hear only the sound of the birds or the sea.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
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Response from helen cottew, Owner at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers
Responded 3 June 2021
Thank you for your nice review, so glad you enjoyed your stay in Palm Cove. Safe travels
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Karen P wrote a review Nov 2019
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I have nothing but good things to say about Flashpackers Palm Cove. This small backpackers is suitable for singles, couples, families and groups of friends. The location is perfect. It is across the road from the Palm Cove Tavern and next door to The Spa, Palm Cove. It is also only 100 metres from the beach and from Williams Esplanade where you have your choice of dining and shopping. As a solo traveller I felt very welcome and the proprietor is flexible on check in and check out times. If you wish to go into Cairns itself the bus runs right past. I thought reasonably priced accommodation in Palm Cove was an impossibilty until I found this place.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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Response from flashpackers19, Owner at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers
Responded 3 Nov 2019
Thanks for your great review Karen and thanks for staying at our place safe travels. Cheers Wayne
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sarahstuchery wrote a review Sept 2019
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Cannot rate highly enough! Such an awesome place with great people, and so close to everything!!!! Clean, chilled out environment, and Wayne and Al make it even better. You guys rock, thanks for everything!
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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Response from flashpackers19, Owner at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers
Responded 25 Sept 2019
Sarah thanks for staying with us your welcome anytime you were a great guest and thanks for the great review good luck with everything Sarah. Cheers Wayne
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kerlii96 wrote a review Sept 2019
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This was just an amazing place to stay at. I stayed there for 2 months as a backpacker to work and to enjoy the beautiful setting of North Queensland. It’s perfect if you don’t have a car because it’s such a small place to begin with and everything is in walking distance. People in the area are really nice and it’s quite easy to find a job if your passionate about it yourself. You can make decent money there since the restaurants don’t hire as many people and it’s not that much of a change as it is in bigger cities. You have more luck with good hours in Palm Cove then you do in Cairns in my opinion. The hostel itself was super clean, you had everything there, the owners Wayne and Al are super nice people. We got so many recommendations for good locations for day trips, waterfalls, rainforest, crocodile farms, lookout points, beaches —he got you. If you like rather working in a smaller area to get to know people more or to explore specific area in North Queensland, chill at the beach (2min walk) Palm Cove is the place to be. It’s literally a smaller version of Port Douglas with one street. Absolutely amazing! Thank you Wayne and thank you Al, I already miss you guys! Nothing but good vibes there, except the damn leaf blower in the morning hahaha. Definitely would do it again and definitely recommend going there!
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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Response from flashpackers19, Owner at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers
Responded 23 Sept 2019
Kerli thanks for your great review and thanks for staying at our hostel you were the perfect guest and your welcome anytime safe travels and good luck with everything. Cheers Wayne
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PRICE RANGE
USD 57 - USD 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandCairns RegionPalm Cove
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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Frequently Asked Questions about Cairns Beaches Flashpackers
Which popular attractions are close to Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Nearby attractions include SHAK Clothing (0.2 km) and SHAK Clothing (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Conveniently located restaurants include Temple of Tastes Restaurant, Kushi Yakitori Bar & Japanese Restaurant, and Vivo Palm Cove.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Cairns Beaches Flashpackers located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.5 km away from the centre of Palm Cove.
Are any cleaning services offered at Cairns Beaches Flashpackers?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Does Cairns Beaches Flashpackers have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Cairns Beaches Flashpackers accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.