Corona Backpackers

72 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 72 Grafton St, Cairns, is near Paronella Park, Passions of Paradise Reef Tour, Cairns Dive Centre, and Billy Tea Bush Safaris.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCorona Backpackers Cairns

Reviewed by karine.lee.92

Stay for a night

Reviewed Nov 24, 2013
by (1 review) , Australia Flag of Australia

Nice and clean accommodation. Waiting for free dinner at the moment lol

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Reviewed by chrisdekw

Corona Backpackers

Reviewed Nov 1, 2013
by (15 reviews) Amsterdam , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

Heel goedkoop en heel gezellig. De faciliteiten waren heel basic, maarja.. Wat heeft een backpacker nou écht nodig..

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Reviewed by kyliejoe


Reviewed Apr 10, 2013
by (16 reviews) Barrow-in-Furness , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

internet is very dear, the rooms are cheap and you get a free meal each night (but it isnt that nice even for free!!!!) there are 4 toilets in the whole building and two are in with a shower so if the shower is being used in 2 of them then there are 2toilets to 20rooms of 4-10 bed dorms.....NOT good at all! reception ist available between 2-5pm and there is only the kitchen to socialise in...

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Reviewed by wandertroete


Reviewed Feb 2, 2013
by (9 reviews) Cologne , Germany Flag of Germany

Good hostel for affordable money. 4bed dorms, own fridge in every room, firendy staff, familiar!

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Reviewed by jackwyse

Yes it's budget, but it's good fun!

Reviewed Jun 8, 2011
by (2 reviews) Lane End, High Wycombe , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

It's a steal for $14 a night - with a free dinner each night as well!

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TripAdvisor Reviews Corona Backpackers Cairns

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

Travel Blogs from Cairns


A travel blog entry by blacknblue on Dec 21, 2013

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21/12/2013 - 25/12/2013

Um 4:00 lšutete der Wecker...wir packten unsere Sachen zusammen und wurden dann von Tim zum Flughafen gebracht. Dort war's dann ein wenig stressig weil die Tigerair -anders als andere australische Airlines- den Check in nicht erst 45 min vorher begannen... Trotzdem ging sich alles aus!
In Cairns …

Niksen, tourtje, niksen, tourtje, niksen

A travel blog entry by chrisdekw on Nov 02, 2013

1 comment, 16 photos

Cairns, een echte backpackers plaats! Goedkope hostels, gratis diners, veel te zien, veel te doen, gezellig uitgaan en heeel veeeel backpackers. Om maar weer even met wat dagjes uit te smijten: The Great Barrier Reef tour en The Atherton Tablelands tour vertrokken vanuit Cairns. Twee totaal verschillende tours, maar allebei echt geweldig gaaf! The …

Diving the Great Barrier Reef

A travel blog entry by tash-and-gav on Aug 29, 2013

Booked tour started with a Great Barrier Reef dive. I hate water, I hate being under the water and I hate sharks, I really didn't think it would go down to well! The boat itself was lovely and modern and they fed us the most amount of food I have ever seen! The weather however was pretty choppy and several people spent the majority of the journey …

August 19th to August 24th

A travel blog entry by tash-and-gav on Aug 19, 2013

Camper adventure was amazing! We had 5 days to drive 1700km, a challenge but an achievable one. We, well Gav, drove cairns to Hervey Bay for our first night stop. It turned out to be a bit of a disaster as we didn't know where we could pull up to stop so we ended up on a back street and couldn't sleep due to worry of getting moved on and fined …

Counting down days in Cairns

A travel blog entry by kyliejoe on Apr 10, 2013

Monday came around again and we caught our last Premier bus to Cairns, the journey took from 9am -7pm but we were entertained by a few films on the bus so it wasn't too bad, plus it rained the whole time .......... the weather is poo in Cairns, its just rained the whole time, our hostel has 4 toilets to 20rooms of 4-8-12 bed dorms!!! I think we …