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4.5 out of 5

"YHA Cairns was great. My room was clean and neat and everything worked. The blonde was wonderful " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 27 Jul 2019

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Standard Room, Non Smoking (Double/Twin)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$39* Per night/room 8 Aug. - 9 Aug.

Family Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking (Double/Twin Ensuite Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Shared Dormitory, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (4 Share Dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Room, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (Single Room)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Shared Dormitory, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom (10 Share room)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Hotel Description

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

Safes are featured in all 52 rooms.

This hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and a garden. Added amenities include a spa tub and laundry facilities. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Within a 15-minute walk of this 3-star Cairns Central Business District hostel, attractions include Cairns Convention Centre and Reef Fleet Terminal.

Cairns Central YHA - Hostel ratings based on 38 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Cairns Central YHA - Hostel

Everyone (28) Couples (4) Family (6)
2 out of 5
Bathroom area very dirty with blocked toilet, toilet paper bits throughout and one whole shower block not working.

Posted by on 31 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
YHA Cairns was great. My room was clean and neat and everything worked. The blonde was wonderful

Posted by on 27 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5

we were in Cairns for a conference, It was easy to find parking space, Cairns Centre is across the road, the rooms were clean en well designed. We were surprised we had to give proof of identity, though.

Posted by on 18 Aug. 2016

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4 out of 5
Walking distance to town and wharf for the conference I was attending. Good kitchen and facilities. Free pancakes at breakfast time for hostel guests :-)

Posted by , from Sydney on 29 Nov. 2015

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4 out of 5
Ok, clean bathroom and room. Kitchen wasn't nice. Staff friendly.

Posted by on 25 Aug. 2015

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5 out of 5
Pros: Free pancake breakfast, pool
Cons: None
Location: Outstanding
Facilities: Top of the line; Value: Fantastic; Service: Remarkable; Cleanliness: Spotless; Cross the road to shopping centre, 3 blocks to the beach

Posted by , from Australia - VIC - Melbourne on 13 Jan. 2015

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5 out of 5
Pros: 2 free yummy breakfast pancakes, extremely friendly and helpful reception staff, wonderfully big and fully equipped communal kitchen,
Cons: Grubby bathroom floor, not very clean bedroom floor and really dirty staircase steps.
Location: Perfect, just opposite the railway
Facilities: Home away from home; Value: Great deal; Service: Go the extra mile; Railway station just across the road Shops and eating places all around. Beach pool and bus stops a short walk away

Posted by , from Spain on 21 Sep. 2014

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5 out of 5

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Gold Coast on 24 Aug. 2014

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5 out of 5

Posted by , from Taiwan on 12 Aug. 2014

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5 out of 5
Pros: Service
Location: Australia

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Brisbane on 10 Aug. 2014

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About the Cairns Central YHA - Hostel

Location 20-26 McLeod Street, Cairns, QLD 4870

Property Features

Cairns Central YHA - Hostel offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Public spaces have free WiFi. A business center and a meeting room are available. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and multilingual staff are also featured at Cairns Central YHA - Hostel. Parking is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Cairns hostel.

  • 52 guestrooms or units
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) (6.9 km / 4.3 mi)
  • Train station: Cairns Station (0.9 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Cairns Central YHA - Hostel offers 52 air-conditioned accommodations with safes. This Cairns hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Hair dryer available
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM.
Guests will receive lockbox information.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: AUD 5.00 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Cairns Central YHA Hostel
  • Cairns Central YHA
  • Cairns Central Yha Backpackers Hotel Cairns
  • Cairns Central Yha Backpackers Hotel
  • Cairns Central YHA - Hostel Cairns
  • Cairns Central YHA - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
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