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Lazy Duck Backpackers

138 Grafton St, Cairns, Australia


  • 71%Value For Money
  • 68%Security
  • 74%Location
  • 74%Staff
  • 68%Atmosphere
  • 54%Cleanliness
  • 63%Facilities

Property Information:

People come back, again and again or have heard of us through their friends. We're run by friendly, helpful and efficient staff who will make you feel right at home from the moment you walk in. We will share our local knowledge with you to make your stay in the tropics an unforgettable experience.

Located in the heart of Cairns you can enjoy an outdoor swimming pool with garden, Fast FREE WiFi in all areas and free breakfast every morning, which includes bread, cereals, tea and coffee + pancakes on Sundays!

On the Tour Desk we offer great deals for all the different activities you can do around Cairns.

All dormitory style accommodation features air conditioning, garden views and linen supplied. It has access to shared bathroom facilities. We have no lock out and you can access your room 24 hours per day.

Come and meet great people when joining our events. We have free Pizza Wednesdays, BBQs, Trivia Nights, Movie Nights and much more.
In the shared lounge area you can socialise, have a game at the X Box, watch a movie or exchange a book.

Because we are the 'Lazy' Duck our free Breakfast is until 11 am every morning and so is our Check Out.

Lazy Duck Backpackers is only a 5 Minute walk to shops, bars and restaurant and 10 minutes to our famous lagoon. We offer free airport pick-ups between 8 am and 8 pm.

Feel safe with our night manager that deals with all issues through the night and can also check you in until late.

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  • Latest Review

    DO NOT STAY HERE. Spend the $2 bucks extra to stay somewhere better. The staff are so unfriendly and rude - not helpful at all. I've stayed in dumps before but this place is filthy, run down, disgusting - the sheets stunk. We had a women living in our shared room who had just gotten out of prison and people kept on having to change rooms because she was so aggressive/picked fights with everyone/played loud music constantly. The atmosphere sucked, the whole place sucked, don't do it to yourself
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      Anonymous, Australia, Female, 18-24
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  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • PlayStation
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

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, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Existing guests must book at reception bookings on this website for existing guests will not be accepted and your deposit will be fortified. We have a strict no unsociable behavior policy. If you are loud annoying or obnoxious you will be asked to leave with no refund.

Lazy Duck Backpackers Located at 138 Grafton St, , Cairns.
Lazy Duck Backpackers
Cairns Queensland Queensland 4870 138 Grafton St
67% 30
-16.9204871 145.7729690
Lazy Duck Backpackers
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