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    Global Backpackers Waterfront

    67 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (14)
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    • Excellent17%
    • Very good20%
    • Average17%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible29%
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    “budget hostel” (3 reviews)
    “happy travels” (2 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (5 reviews)
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 31 January 2016

    We stayed here almost a week. It was fine, we got a good sleep most nights. The mattress was broke in our room the springs were popping through but after telling reception a brand new mattress was put on the bed

    1  Thank Lauren J
    Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

    They get 3* because of the location  (middle of city, close to laguna which is a public pool) and friendly staff. I like one guy that sings in particular. Also I like the system  that you give your key as a deposit to receive a...More

    Thank Louise W
    Reviewed 25 December 2015

    This hotel only describe in Dirty. Limited AC, low water pressure. Staffs are don't care about customers, only if you need to pay the rent!! In the Kitchen, there is no too much cooker to use, and refrigerator is too weak as well, it doesn't...More

    Thank deanlin2015
    Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

    This hostel was so dirty! It was a good place but the price is too overrated for what you get. The showers but especially the rooms are so dirty.. A lot of old food and stuff from other people. Nobody cleans it.. Not good! Would...More

    Thank Lucca F
    Reviewed 9 December 2015

    I stayed in this hostel for 1 week the first time and then came back for a few weeks after a trip to Cape Tribulation. I first checked in here after staying at the other hostel (same company) Global Central. Again, the hostel has the...More

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    Room Tips
    "Just tell them if you want anything change"
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    "if travelling in a pair, private room with the '4nights pay for 3' deal will give you dorm bed prices..."
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    "choose another hotel."
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    "Be aware that none of the Single Rooms have any Windows."
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