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Caravella Backpackers Cairns City Waterfront

149 The Esplanade, Cairns, Australia
Hostelworld Recommends

83%Rating

  • 86%Value For Money
  • 81%Security
  • 84%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 81%Atmosphere
  • 81%Cleanliness
  • 82%Facilities

Hostelworld says:

Caravella Backpackers Cairns City Waterfront is located right on the Esplanade, near boats going out to the Great Barrier Reef and just 10 minutes' walk from the lagoon and Reef Teach. This hostel has a swimming pool and large kitchen as well as air-conditioned, clean rooms and a 'chilled out, not-overly-party vibe', according to our visitors. Several Hostelworld guests have praised the very friendly staff for their great knowledge of local tours. We like that they also have luggage storage for after check-out.

Property Information:

We’ve got free air conditioning, even on discounted rooms; plus there’s free storage for your luggage.

It’s no wonder we were rated the seventh-best hostel in Australia in 2010/11 by Hostelworld customers!

There’s evening meal deal every night at the Woolshed Bar and Grill.

Experience a friendly, laid-back atmosphere in and around our large pool and outdoor tabled area where you can meet many new friends. Our swimming pool area has many sun loungers and is a great place for getting that wonderful bronzed tan.

Our rooms are very clean, spacious, and comfortable.

The 11pm curfew in our social areas allows you to get your restful sleep before your excursions the next day.

The hostel is located a short walk from the heart of the city, overlooking the Cairns waterfront.

Our staff are well trained in giving you the best advice to suit all your needs whilst in Cairns and travelling around Australia.
Best For: Central Location, Couples

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  • Hostelworld Guests Say

    We upgradet to a twin room, which was still a very good deal and had our own clean room with a bathroom for ourself in a very quiet buildung.The kitchen and all areas were clean and the staff just amazing! So friendly and helpful! Specially the location is great.Between two expensive hotels directly at the beach in 15 min walking distance to the harbour where all the touristsboats are leaving for daytrips and just at the end of the street with all the nice little bars and restaurants..
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      Anonymous, Germany, Female, 25-30
  • Latest Review

    The kitchens are great. Good for people loves cooking. I stayed with them during cyclone and was very frustrated since there is no wifi in rooms so you have to stay at the common area to access internet but this means that you have to stand the big wind and rains(and it was very dangerous as things may blown up and may hit people). But I have to say the boss is good as he always offer helps and ask if you are ok.
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      Anonymous, Hong Kong, Female, 31-40
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine


Hostel Awards

Hoscar Nominations
  • Nominee 2013
  • Worldwide Large Hostel

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Things to Note

If arriving after 8 pm you must make prior contact for late check-in.





Caravella Backpackers Cairns City Waterfront Located at 149 The Esplanade, , Cairns.
Caravella Backpackers Cairns City Waterfront
Australia
Cairns Queensland 149 The Esplanade
83% 1544
-16.9151137 145.7726418
Caravella Backpackers Cairns City Waterfront
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