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Featured Hostels in Cairns

Calypso Backpackers AU$47
Calypso Backpackers

Calypso Backpackers

5-9 Digger Street, Cairns North, QLD
     
    4.0
    of 5, from 1 reviews
    2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    At Calypso Backpackers you'll be 1.6 km (1 mi) from Cairns Esplanade and 1.9 km (1.2 mi) from Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Highlights at this hostel include an outdoor swimming pool and free buffet breakfast.

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort AU$137
    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

    57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD
       
      4.1
      of 5, from 42 reviews
      2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort puts you in the heart of Cairns, within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Night Markets. Highlights at this hostel include 2 bars/lounges, a restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool.

      The Jack Backpackers AU$60
      The Jack Backpackers

      The Jack Backpackers

      Cnr Spence & Sheridan Sts, Cairns, QLD
         
        2.0
        of 5, from 5 reviews
        2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        At The Jack Backpackers you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Convention Centre. Highlights at this hostel include 3 bars/lounges, a restaurant and a nightclub.

        Freedom Cairns AU$46
        Freedom Cairns

        Freedom Cairns

        1/7 Shields St, Cairns, QLD
           
          2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Freedom Cairns places you steps from Cairns Night Markets and within a short 5-minute stroll of Esplanade Lagoon. Highlights at this hostel include free self-service breakfast.

          Cairns City Backpackers Hostel AU$38
          Cairns City Backpackers Hostel

          Cairns City Backpackers Hostel

          274 Draper Street, Parramatta Park, QLD
             
            3.0
            of 5, from 4 reviews
            2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            At Cairns City Backpackers Hostel you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Esplanade. Highlights at this hostel include an outdoor swimming pool and in-room free WiFi.

            Summer House Backpackers Cairns AU$60
            Summer House Backpackers Cairns

            Summer House Backpackers Cairns

            341 Lake St, Cairns North, QLD
               
              4.0
              of 5, from 1 reviews
              2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              At Summer House Backpackers Cairns you'll be 1.6 km (1 mi) from Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and 2.3 km (1.4 mi) from Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. Highlights at this hostel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool and free continental breakfast.

              Caravella Backpackers AU$60
              Caravella Backpackers

              Caravella Backpackers

              149 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
                 
                4.7
                of 5, from 6 reviews
                2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                At Caravella Backpackers you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Cairns Esplanade and Esplanade Lagoon. Highlights at this hostel include an outdoor swimming pool.

                Mad Monkey Backpackers Village AU$65
                Mad Monkey Backpackers Village

                Mad Monkey Backpackers Village

                141 Sheridan Street, Cairns, QLD
                   
                  2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  At Mad Monkey Backpackers Village you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of popular places like Cairns Esplanade and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Highlights at this hostel include free buffet breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool and a bar/lounge.

                  Travellers Oasis - Hostel AU$64
                  Travellers Oasis - Hostel

                  Travellers Oasis - Hostel

                  8 - 10 SCOTT STREET, Parramatta Park, QLD
                     
                    4.7
                    of 5, from 3 reviews
                    2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                    At Travellers Oasis - Hostel you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Convention Centre. Highlights at this hostel include an outdoor swimming pool.

                    JJ's Backpackers Hostel AU$53
                    JJ's Backpackers Hostel

                    JJ's Backpackers Hostel

                    11-13 Charles St, Cairns North, QLD
                       
                      3.8
                      of 5, from 5 reviews
                      2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                      JJ's Backpackers Hostel places you in the centre of Cairns North, within a 30-minute stroll of Cairns Aquarium and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Highlights at this hostel include free continental breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool and free self parking.

                      Geckos Backpackers Cairns - Hostel AU$54
                      Geckos Backpackers Cairns - Hostel

                      Geckos Backpackers Cairns - Hostel

                      187 Bunda Street, Parramatta Park, QLD
                         
                        3.3
                        of 5, from 11 reviews
                        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                        Geckos Backpackers Cairns - Hostel places you steps from Cairns Central Shopping Centre and within a 15-minute stroll of Cairns Night Markets. Highlights at this hostel include an outdoor swimming pool and in-room free WiFi.

                        Bounce Cairns AU$89
                        Bounce Cairns

                        Bounce Cairns

                        117 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD
                           
                          4.9
                          of 5, from 12 reviews
                          2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                          At Bounce Cairns you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Night Markets. Highlights at this hostel include free buffet breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool and a bar/lounge.

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                          Hostels in Cairns

                          Anytime your mates mention a trip, you’re the first to hop on board. Last-minute holiday? You’re in. Road trip? You’re driving! That concert in another city? You’ve already got tickets. You can’t help it, adventure runs in your blood. You’re always looking for the next big thrill, and you’ll stop at nothing to get there. You’re meant to run with the wild and free, and we know just where to find your fellows: a backpackers’ hostel in Cairns.

                          Stay at a youth hostel in Cairns, and you’ll fit right in. Adventurous and spontaneous, backpackers are right up your alley. They get you. Need a dancefloor buddy or someone to hike the trails with? They’ll take you up on it. There’s no doubt you’ll find your tribe as soon as you step into your backpacker hostel in Cairns. Call dibs on the top bunk, join a card game in the common room, and make fast friends with your roommates. Soon you’ll be cooking in the communal kitchen and planning future flights and adventures together. Man, it feels good to find your people! You’ll only wish you found them sooner.

                          Quit trying to force yourself into cookie-cutter holidays. It’s time to travel your way. Let us hook up you up with an affordable backpacker accommodation that suits your style and your budget. Whether you’ve been dreaming of a trip for months, or you just woke up and decided today was the day for a holiday, Wotif is here to make your adventures happen. Please, send us a postcard!

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                          Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina AU$200
                          Reviewed on 16 Jul. 2019
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                          Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina

                          Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina

                          Pierpoint Road, Cairns, QLD
                             
                            4.6 of 5
                            5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                            The reception area was underwhelming and the shopping centre very disappointing. The room itself was exceptional. Excellent attention to detail. Great outlook. Helicopter landing and takeoff was annoying.

                            Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort AU$209
                            Reviewed on 19 Jul. 2019
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                            Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort

                            Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort

                            131-141 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
                               
                              4.4 of 5
                              5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                              The pool and the views from the room were fantastic.

                              Pacific Hotel Cairns AU$169
                              Reviewed on 18 Jul. 2019
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                              Pacific Hotel Cairns

                              Pacific Hotel Cairns

                              Corner Esplanade And Spence Street, Cairns, QLD
                                 
                                4.4 of 5
                                4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                location good as well as ease of access to site, disappointing lack of ventilation in bathroom

                                Hilton Cairns AU$178
                                Reviewed on 18 Jul. 2019
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                                Hilton Cairns

                                Hilton Cairns

                                34 Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
                                   
                                  4.5 of 5
                                  5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                  The bed felt like you were sleeping on clouds. I only wish i could have stayed longer

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