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Castaways Backpackers
Best WiFi

207 Sheridan St, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
+61 740 511 238

$15+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 200 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 9.0
  • 6.1
  • 4.4

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service
  • Clean bathroom

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    About

    Castaway's Backpackers is a small, clean, family-owned hostel that has been operating in Cairns for 26 years. We have friendly staff providing travelers with a real "home away from home" atmosphere.

    Our staff have expert knowledge of all the local tours and are happy to help you book trips to make your stay a memorable one.

    We provide our guests with FREE wifi, FREE tea and coffee, discounted meal vouchers and a weekly BBQ.

    Our place has a lovely, tropical swimming pool, fully equipped kitchen, a TV lounge with FREE movies and a book exchange.

    Castaways Backpackers has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence 2015 for the fifth year in a row by Tripadvisor and the 2014 Top Choice Award by Lianorg.com.

    We provide a FREE bus shuttle to and from the city centre. Next door to Castaway's are great local shops such as a supermarket, deli, bakery, 24h convenience store, ATM, pub and a bottleshop.

    Castaway's Backpackers is located near Cairns Airport.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Bicycle rental
    • Outdoor pool
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • Kitchen/Kitchenette
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Free Internet
    • Train station shuttle
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Tennis
    • Fitness center
    • Designated smoking area
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Pets not allowed
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    Overall Rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 203 reviews

    Service
    9.4

    Amenities
    9.0

    Food
    8.8

    Vibe
    8.4

    WiFi
    8.2

    Cleanliness
    7.4

    Location
    6.9

    Room
    6.1

    Comfort
    4.4

    Overall Rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 125 reviews

    Service
    9.4

    Value for money
    8.8

    Location
    7.3

    Cleanliness
    7.1

    Room
    5.5

    Comfort
    4.0

    Overall Rating

    7.4 Good
    Based on 77 reviews

    Service
    9.2

    Location
    6.8

    Room
    6.0

    Comfort
    4.3

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