Why Not Backpackers

5-9 Digger Street, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
+61 740 310 910

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rate per night

8.3

Excellent
based on 547 reviews
Why Not Backpackers - Cairns, QLD, Australia
Thu 4/15
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Fri 4/16
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Value for money

8.9

Distance to city center

0.8 mi

Location rating

7.9

Nearest Airport

Cairns

Distance to airport

1.9 mi

Rooms available at Why Not Backpackers

Thu 4/15
Fri 4/16

Standard Rooms

$37+

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Provider
Nightly
Unknown
$37 per night

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About Why Not Backpackers

Overview

With a stay at Why Not Backpackers in Cairns (Cairns North), you'll be a 5-minute drive from Cairns Esplanade and 6 minutes from Cairns Convention Centre. Featured amenities include luggage storage, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge during limited hours.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.3 Excellent

based on 547 reviews

8.1

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Location

9.0

Overall

Check in

2:00 PM

Check out

10:00 AM

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Amenities at Why Not Backpackers

Safe
ATM on-site
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle (surcharge)
Room service
Ticket service
Non-smoking rooms available
Complimentary breakfast
Breakfast included
Street parking
Picnic area
Pool table
Grill
Laundry facilities
Elevator
Laundry service
Air-conditioned
Outdoor pool
Kitchen
24hr front desk
Designated smoking area
Kitchenette
Storage available

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Center of Contemporary Arts0.7 mi
  • Cairns Esplanade0.8 mi
  • Esplanade Lagoon1 mi
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre1 mi
  • Cairns Rainforest Dome1.2 mi

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