Global Backpackers Waterfront

67 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 67 The Esplanade, Cairns, is near Reef Encounter, Great Barrier Reef Dive & Snorkel Adventures, Paronella Park, and Cairns Dive Centre.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGlobal Backpackers Waterfront Cairns

    Reviewed by tanitas-travels

    Good hostel

    Reviewed Sep 17, 2012
    by (5 reviews) South Africa , South Africa Flag of South Africa

    Good deals, spacious rooms, not as modern as the other global backpacker but closer to the waterfront and quiter.

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews Global Backpackers Waterfront Cairns

    3.00 of 5 stars Good

    Travel Blogs from Cairns

    Australia - Crazy Cairns

    A travel blog entry by gemchild on Dec 02, 2013

    46 photos

    So Monday came where I was to now head off on my own and see a bit of Australia! Jonathan took me to the airport that morning on his way to work which meant a little bit of waiting around as I wasn't to depart till 11am and it was 6am, but to my luck they put me on an earlier flight at 9am - bonus! I arrived in Cairns and I just couldn't …

    The Great Barrier Reef

    A travel blog entry by eden_tild on Nov 15, 2013

    1 comment

    We arrived in cairns the evening of the 13th and pretty much checked in and got our dinner from PJ O'Briens using our $6.50 meal vouchers from the hostel. The 14th we spent strolling around the main streets and having a browse in the shopping mall as the weather wasn't so good! Still very warm but overcast. In the afternoon we met up with a friend …

    Great Barrier Reef

    A travel blog entry by kvolsky on Aug 15, 2014

    9 photos

    ... onto another reef and learn that the pattern for each reef will be 2 dives on the front of the reef, two on the back and one night dive. I reserve myself to the fact that this company is more geared to getting new divers certified and selling courses than diving the “Great Barrier Reef” as a live aboard. I was forewarned that I probably wouldn't be impressed with diving here but it feels like the trip is really for people who ...

    This is not living - but its relaxing!

    A travel blog entry by mandibec87 on Aug 13, 2014

    6 photos

    ... amp; then the light globe came on that we are premium members with NRMA - 1 phone call later car hire & accommodation were pending. Adam & Chris took Bryce to the massive water park, I was going to meet them there but I was too slow, Bryce got scared of the big buckets of water tipping around him so they went to the normal park instead - he had much more fun then yesterday. After the park we went to a pool that had a kiddie section, Bryce ...

    Girls Day

    A travel blog entry by themountjoys on Jun 13, 2014

    Boys went fishing today.

    Ebony and I went to port Douglas for a look around and meet a friend for lunch.

    Boys were lucky enough to catch some good fish finally 4 trout a red emperor and nanigie but too small tho jakes dad fought all apart except one trout and one emperor for me Jake still sucks at fishing even in qld.(not that we can talk)

    The photos are coming technical ...