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    Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

    5 - 9 Digger St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$37
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          US$31
          US$32
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          Overview
          • Excellent42%
          • Very good34%
          • Average15%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          “every hour” (27 reviews)
          “awesome bar” (4 reviews)
          “free bus” (10 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Pool
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          Poolside Bar
          Multilingual Staff
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          Self-Serve Laundry
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          Free Parking
          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

          First of all, I'd like to thank every single member of the Calypso family for going the extra mile to make me feel welcomed! From the minute that I arrived I felt at home and the vibe was so chilled and homely it was unreal....More

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          Response from AxelGGeneralManager, General Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hi Keiran, Thank you so much for leaving us a review! I enjoyed reading your review, the fact that you felt at home and chilled in our hostel, and you felt like part of the family is exactly what we want for all of our...More

          Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

          Awesome place. Very laid back, chill vibe. Rooms are spacious and clean, bathroom was very clean. Kitchen is open 24 hr, a little on the small side but there never seemed to be enough people in it to be crowded. Very friendly and knowledgable staff,...More

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          Response from AxelGGeneralManager, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hello leahhamz, Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay, and soaked up the chilled vibe and relaxed atmosphere! It was a pleasure having you both here!! We hope we can see you again...More

          Reviewed 14 March 2017

          Nice place just outside of the centre. Staff will pick you up from the airport. On fixed hours the staff can bring you to and from the city centre back to the hostel. bit of luxury for a standard backbpacker but if you have some...More

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          Response from AxelGGeneralManager, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hello SjoerdGilin, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am glad to hear our staff were helpful for you, and we are glad you have enjoyed your stay! Enjoy the rest of your travels and please visit us again. Take...More

          Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

          Very good indeed, had an amazing time here, great atmosphere and friendly service, the rooms basically a nice motel room, great bar and pool, helpful service desk with tours etc Nothing was a problem for the staff. Only downside was lack of showers, bit of...More

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          Response from AxelGGeneralManager, Manager at Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

          Hello Ron V, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at Calypso! We appreciate the feedback on the showers and will do our best to take that into consideration moving...More

          Reviewed 26 February 2017

          I stayed in a single room, for two nights - and it was great. The location is really convenient for getting to the town centre and the airport, and the shuttle bus is a huge advantage. It feels really private when you're sat outside chilling...More

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          Hi Sarai K, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It is good to see that you would recommend us! Enjoy the rest of your travels and please visit us again. Take Care Axel G & the Calypso Crew...

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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$16 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Maddie W
          Hey there my name is Maddie Walsh, I’m 19 and currently a student in England, and plan on taking a gap year to travel before heading to university to study illustration. What i’d really love to do is work abroad to earn enough money to travel as much as possible in the year before heading home. Nothing is confirmed yet but I want to get an idea of what is possible for me to do, I absolutely love backpacking environments of hostels, I’m a keen traveler i’m a social, creative and reliable person so should be reasonably helpful I should hope! :) I would love an opportunity to be able to work in a hostel such as yours, I was wondering if you offer work and accommodation. I’m totally flexible right now, so any time from September 2015 - July 2016. I am currently in the process of applying for my Australian working and traveling visa. I’ve never been to Australia and am super excited to head over as soon as I can! I’d love to hear back about any kind of opportunities you have to offer, thanks a lot for your time :) Maddie Walsh
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          Maddie W
          Hey there my name is Maddie Walsh, I’m 19 and currently a student in England, and plan on taking a gap year to travel before heading to university to study illustration. What i’d really love to do is work abroad to earn enough money to travel as much as possible in the year before heading home. Nothing is confirmed yet but I want to get an idea of what is possible for me to do, I absolutely love backpacking environments of hostels, I’m a keen traveler i’m a social, creative and reliable person so should be reasonably helpful I should hope! :) I would love an opportunity to be able to work in a hostel such as yours, I was wondering if you offer work and accommodation. I’m totally flexible right now, so any time from September 2015 - July 2016. I am currently in the process of applying for my Australian working and traveling visa. I’ve never been to Australia and am super excited to head over as soon as I can! I’d love to hear back about any kind of opportunities you have to offer, thanks a lot for your time :) Maddie Walsh
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          "Only seven bucks more each for a couple to stay in a private room! Such a deal"
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