77.0% Based on 547 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 4 out of 5

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Hotel Description

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.

All 49 rooms feature WiFi and ceiling fans. Limited housekeeping is available.

This hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, tour/ticket assistance and luggage storage. Other amenities include wired Internet in public areas, a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of free parking nearby.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this Cairns hostel include Cairns Night Markets and Cairns Marlin Marina.

Budget Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$45 per night

6 Bed Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Double Ensuite Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

4 Bed Mixed Dorm, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

6 Bed Mixed Dorm, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Twin Ensuite Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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About the Caravella Backpackers

Location 149 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD 4870

Property Features

There's a coffee shop/café on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. An outdoor pool, tour or ticket assistance, and laundry facilities are also featured at Caravella Backpackers. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Cairns hostel.

  • 49 guestrooms or units
  • Coffee shop
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Train station: Cairns Station (2.1 km / 1.3 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Caravella Backpackers offers 49 forms of accommodation with a ceiling fan. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Communal kitchen
  • Fridge
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Ceiling fan

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 8 PM.

All guests must show a valid passport. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 8 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 9:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 5 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: AUD 5.00 per day (rates may vary)

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

Hotel Names

  • Caravella Backpackers Hostel Cairns
  • Caravella Backpackers Hostel
  • Caravella Backpackers Cairns
  • Caravella Backpackers
  • Caravella Backpackers Hotel Cairns

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.