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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Tropic Days Boutique Hostel

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Great Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Tropic Days is Open and welcoming new arrivals to come and stay with us during the Covid 19, our staff have completed an Australian Health Infection Control Training-COVID-19, We are able to offer Self Isolation as well, please call us if you have any inquiries

Home Sweet Home... Tropic Days is a charming little Guest house set amongst tropical landscaped gardens and a relaxed environment.

Offer free including : 24h unlimited Fast WiFi,Light Breakfast of Breads and Spreads , tea and coffee, linen and towels ,Luggage storage, Pool table, pool towels, bike rental

We are the perfect choice for the budget conscious traveler.

Tropic Days has been recognised by the Lonely Planet as 'Cairns' Best Hostel' 4th Edition of their East Coast Australia Guide Book.

Located in a quiet area, our guests can relax in our sparkling pool, or lie back in our hammocks and chill out to the music in the beautiful landscaped gardens. Or you can explore Cairns on one of our Free Bicycles.

With our two well equipped kitchens, TV lounge and laundry, it is a real cosy and very comfortable place to stay.

With comfort in mind we at Tropic Days offer various accommodation options such as , Deluxe Doubles ( with TV/ hard drive), Doubles ( *all Double rooms have Queen size bed) Twins, Singles, 3 and 4 bed dorms.

All Rooms have ceiling fans. Air conditioning is additional extra

We supply full linen, towels, a personal safety deposit box in all rooms, plus free tea and coffee and a free light Breakfast of Bread and Spreads.
There is also a fridge in every private room.

We like to help you save money where possible!

Our staff have excellent local knowledge too, so any transport needs, walks to do, or local conservation parks to see, you can just pop in and ask us.

All amenities are ideally located just a short walk to Cairns Central Shopping Mall. Here you can find Coles supermarkets, banks, food outlets, cinemas and many shops. The Mall is also used as quick access through to the city centre - check Google maps for our location.

All in all, with great attention to cleanliness and personal service we know you will have a fantastic stay here at Tropic Days backpackers.

Our Tour & Information desk is here to help you.

We have great advice and fantastic specials & standby prices for tours to the Great Barrier Reef, Cape Tribulation, Whitsunday Sailing, Fraser Island 4WD Safaris, and many, many more thrilling activities.

Our reception is open 7am to 12pm and 4pm to 8pm.

Arrivals between 12.00pm and 4pm:

If you are arriving during this time please follow the instructions on how to find your room key. To enter the hostel through the main gate you will need a code. Your KEY and a map of the city can found in the Safe box. This is located in front of the office, in a brown wooden box with a love heart on the front.

Come and check-in at 4pm. We will go through your city map with you and have some great discount vouchers for local restaurants and bars.

Arrivals after 8pm:

If you are arriving during this time please follow the instructions on how to find your room key. To enter the hostel through the main gate you will need a code. This is located in front of the office, in a brown wooden box with a love heart on the front.

Please Come and check-in at between 7am and 10am. We will go through your city map with you and have some great discount vouchers for local restaurants and bars.

• Guests under the age of 18 need to be accompanied by an adult and select a private room.
• We recommended that mature adults select a private room
• No noise after 10pm.
• Photo identification/International passport is required at checkin.
• Guests must provide a valid credit card at the time of check-in.
• Management reserve the right to refuse/cancel a booking if required.

• Free light breakfast of breads and spreads
• Free bike hire
• Free beach towel hire

Wifi / Internet
Coin-operated Air-Con
All air-conditioners are coin-operated and require $1 coins. If you arriving outside reception hours please make provisions for this before you arrive. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.6

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 7.7

  • Staff 9.8

  • Atmosphere 9.4

  • Cleanliness 9.6

  • Facilities 9.7

Latest Reviews

  • 9.7


    15 Nov 2019
    Best hostel I’ve stayed at so far in Australia! My favourite! So cozy, clean, chill with amazing staff and people🤗 Thank you Kathy and Gabriel 🌟🌟
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    11 Nov 2019
    The best hostel I’ve ever stayed at - no contest. The place is immaculate and has a very social atmosphere. I spent many hours peacefully reading in a garden hammock, or in the pool. The staff and owners are very friendly and fun too! The location isn’t superb, as it’s a 15 minute walk to the nearest shop - however there are regular free shuttle buses and free bikes so no problem! A social hostel rather than a party hostel. Make sure to catch the Monday night BBQ! Air con is $1 for 3 hours.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.7


    07 Nov 2019
    Nice facilities and helpful staff. A bit of a walk from downtown but the shuttle is nice and runs most of the day and evening. Would recommend and would stay again.
    USA, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.4


    05 Mar 2020
    This hostel has one of the better atmospheres of the ones I’ve stayed in with the most friendly people I’ve met. The bathrooms are clean and beds are comfy. You do have to pay for aircon ($1 for 3hrs, not terrible, got me through the hot&humid night). The common space is all basically outdoor area. They have a little pool, a pool table. It rings true to the “tropic” of it’s “tropic days” title. My only disappointment was that it’s a bit far from the city center. At least there is a shuttle bus.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1


    10 Mar 2020
    I’ve stayed at Tropic Days twice now. It’s a cute little hostel in a quiet area. A bit of a walk from town but they offer a shuttle. Rooms are small but clean, and come with lockers, fans, and paid air con. Common spaces are nice and rarely busy. Pool is nice and the garden is shady and chill. Staff are always helpful and know a lot about tours and local sights.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1


    31 Dec 2019
    Such amazing and friendly people work here! The rooms aren't anything special, but the beds are comfy and the kitchen is really well equipped and clean. There's also a shuttle bus to town and back, so no worries that it's a little far out
    England, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.1


    09 Dec 2019
    Quite possibly my favourite hostel I’ve ever stayed in. I was meant to stay here for 2 nights, a week later I was still there! Amazing staff, amazing evening entertainment, especially the Sunday Aussie BBQ! If you are there on a Sunday, it is well worth the money and encourages socialising even more! The lack oh bunk beds is amazing and so refreshing in a hostel! Pool is amazing! A real tropical haven in Cairns.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1


    05 Nov 2019
    Amazing hostel. A little bit out of town, but makes up for it by having an amazing atmosphere and nice staff. Wish I could have stayed longer
    Denmark, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9


    03 Nov 2019
    Unfortunately I only got to stay here on my last night in Cairns, but I really liked this hostel. The set-up is a bit weird, because it seems to be an old house. The hostel is relatively small, but sociable and quiet. The hostel is also very clean.
    Netherlands, Male, 31-40
  • 6.9


    05 Dec 2019
    Good place. Not much atmosphere for solo travellers. Very far out of town - although they do have a shuttle bus (stops at 8pm). The location of the hostel felt quite weird and I didn’t like being out alone at night. Also in 36 degrees having no air conditioning wasn’t ideal - you can pay for it for 3 hours.
    England, Female, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Jobs Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi