JJ's Backpackers Hostel

Address: 11 - 13 Charles Street, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 11 - 13 Charles Street, Cairns, is near Reef Encounter, Great Barrier Reef Dive & Snorkel Adventures, Deep Sea Divers Den, and Cairns Dive Centre.
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          TravelPod Member ReviewsJJ's Backpackers Hostel Cairns

          Reviewed by forkingoz

          Nice place

          Reviewed Dec 6, 2012
          by (5 reviews) Hamburg , Germany Flag of Germany

          Very nice place with super friendly and helpful staff. Nice rooms, I stayed in a 3-bed-room which was nice, though my bed was a bit uncomfortable. They offer loads of tours and book them for you. It's a quiet place and it's a bit far out from the city, but they have a courtesy shuttle to and from the city several times a day. Could probably use more fans in communal areas since it gets really hot and sticky in Cairns during summer months. Would stay there again!

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

          Reviewed by lasse-kaya

          Ok hostel

          Reviewed May 20, 2011
          by (11 reviews) Evje , Norway Flag of Norway

          Helt ok, men ikke noe mer enn det

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

          Reviewed by hev23

          Lovely Place just outside of town

          Reviewed Feb 21, 2011
          by (6 reviews) Newcastle upon Tyne , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

          Very nice would stay here again, free breakfast and dinner. Also free shuttle bus into the centre which is only 20 mins walk, lovely walk along the esplanade back.
          Will help you out with anything and even get you cheaper deals on Greyhound and boat trips etc.
          Thank you!

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

          TripAdvisor Reviews JJ's Backpackers Hostel Cairns

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from Cairns

          Andy Arrives!

          A travel blog entry by janeski on Jun 19, 2010

          Today was the day that Andy arrived in Cairns. It was amazing that this day has finally arrived, quite frankly, four months too late! Only kidding after collecting him from the airport and taking his stuff back to the hotel I made sure that we didn't stop for long or else all he'd want to do is fall asleep! He didn't seem too tired at first and …


          A travel blog entry by janeski on May 31, 2010

          Not a lot to say about Cairns other than I arrived here at the end of May and had until the 19th May until Andy arrived to kill time.

          Once I arrive I looked at all sorts of trips that I could do from Cairns and found Cape Tribulation, the Atherton Tablelands and Magnetic Island. So I was in and out of Cairns like a yoyo which I found was …

          Zurück in der Zivilisation

          A travel blog entry by thomasunterwegs on Oct 06, 2015

          Neun Stunden fahrt zurück in die Zivilisation. Auf den ersten 400 km kamen ganze 4 Ortschaften. Morgen steht dann eine lange Reise an.

          Nur noch eins als Hinweis. Wie ich inzwischen Feststellen musste, werden die Bilder leider komprimiert und schlechter Dargestellt. Die bessere Qualität gibt es wohl nur bei mir direkt.


          A travel blog entry by thomasunterwegs on Jun 11, 2015

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          Endlich in Cairns angekommen. Cairns selber hat eigentlich keine Sehenswürdigkeiten. Eine künstliche Lagune, da kein wirklicher Strand vorhanden ist. An der ganzen Promenade stehen Schilder, um vor den Krokodilen zu warnen. Ein paar Clubs zum Feiern. Das beste an Cairns ist eigentlich der Nachtmarkt. Wobei gefühlt ein drittel alle Läden …

          Great Barrier Reef

          A travel blog entry by debandadam on Jul 15, 2015

          1 comment

          Early start this morning as we were being picked up at our hostel at 7.30am to be taken to the pier for our boat to the reef. We were the first pick up and finally got to our boat at 7.55 and it was leaving at 8, just in time! We had to fill in a safety/medical form and hand it in and we were each given a number that we had to remember for the day …

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