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The Northern Greenhouse Reviews

117 Grafton Street, Cairns, Australia

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359 Total Reviews
  • 91%Value For Money
  • 91%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 87%Staff
  • 81%Atmosphere
  • 84%Cleanliness
  • 86%Facilities

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Cairns was awesome and the Northern Greenhouse suited my needs very well! Friendly staff and a great place to stay!


Great place to stay in Cairns if you don't want the craziness that is Gilligans. There is an awesome area to hang out and meet folks, a really nice pool, and clean big kitchen. The atmosphere is chill. The rooms are OK -- they have aircons but they don't really seem to distribute cold air around the room. So if you're in the bunk under the aircon you're freezing. If you're in another bunk, you're incredibly hot. Otherwise lockers for all your things, fridge and sink in the room. It's quite nice.


One of the nicer hostels I have stayed in. Good location and they have a tercel desk in reception so you don't have to go far to book your trips!


Great staff, so amazing atmosphere and people. Maybe not the best party hostel, but if you're looking for a great place too meet lots of great people this is really the place to be. Stayed here for like 10days, and the hostel is so worth the money.

  • 21st Oct 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Sweden
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


It was really good hostel ever!


Rooms were super clean. Free wifi and free breakfast are amazing as well!


The wifi speed is too slow. I couldnt use it at all

  • 15th Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Vietnam
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Great value stay, so close to everything with excellent activities included.

  • 2nd Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)

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