Cairns Central YHA Backpackers Hostel

Address: 20 - 26 McLeod St, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 20 - 26 McLeod St, Cairns, is near Paronella Park, Passions of Paradise Reef Tour, Cairns Dive Centre, and Billy Tea Bush Safaris.
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          • Spa
          • Outdoor pool
          • Swimming pool


          • Non-smoking rooms
          • Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
          • Reduced mobility rooms
          • High-speed internet in room
          • Wireless internet connection in public areas
          • Air-Conditioning
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Family rooms


          • Laundry facilities (self serve)
          • Multilingual staff
          • Continental Breakfast

          TravelPod Member ReviewsCairns Central YHA Backpackers Hostel

          Reviewed by got2go

          Good but incomplete

          Reviewed Oct 1, 2012
          by (4 reviews) Bonaventure , Canada Flag of Canada

          The YHA in Airlie Beach is a really tidy place, can't complain about it. As in most YHA, the crowd is a little older and more respectful of others, which we greatly appreciate. However, the activities advertized were not organized like the get together diners or the movie nights. It didn't really bother me that much but at least take down the signs so you don't get people think they pay to stay at some place where stuff is organized.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          Reviewed by bettytarle

          This is a very relaxing place to stay

          Reviewed Aug 6, 2011
          by (45 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

          Some good things are lovely common areas, nice kitchen and breakfast area. Room most expensive I have paid, except for Sydney, and rooms are a bit cramped in the new section. If I had to it it again, I probably would not stay in the room with the ensuite bath.... If you stay on the courtyard side, I think it can be noisy. But I faced out back on the fourth floor and it was fine.

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          TripAdvisor Reviews Cairns Central YHA Backpackers Hostel

          4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

          Travel Blogs from Cairns

          Third week ...Cairns

          A travel blog entry by yve93 on Apr 14, 2016

          After our awesome snorkling tour we both thought it was time for a nice relaxing day. So we didn't really plan anything we slept in and spent the day shopping for presents :) It was a nice day and after the driving and the activity day in the Reef we needed some relaxing time. Sometimes it's such a nice thing to just live in the day, not knowing …

          Third week / snorkling tour

          A travel blog entry by yve93 on Apr 12, 2016

          5 photos

          Today we went on our snorkling and diving tour. We've picked the Silverswift ship because we could snorkel and dive then I wanted to snorkel and Manu wanted to dive:) The ship brought us to a small reef pretty much on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef and when I say the edge I mean it in the wide range not in the length :) Manu took two …

          Carefree in Cairns....kinda

          A travel blog entry by lesandsteve on Feb 23, 2008

          52 photos

          Ah yes we've landed in Cairns and the weather's glorious. Time to book ourselves in for a few dives on the great barrier reef, yaay. But first we decided to do a tour of the Daintree rainforest and Cape Tribulation.

          The day started off sunny as we headed north for the Daintree river cruise to spot some crocs. The cruise was nice and we …

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