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Caravella Backpackers

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“private room”(31 reviews)
“air con”(42 reviews)
“free wifi”(37 reviews)
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All reviewsprivate roomair confree wififree shuttle from the airportshared bathroomswimming poolcommunal areaswe stayed in a double roomminute walklaundry facilitiesbars and restaurantsenjoyed my staybig kitchennice poolceiling fankitchen arearecommend staying here
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere but the bathrooms and rooms where not clean. The bunkbed was very low, so if you had the "under bed" you would hit your head in the bed on top. You have to pay to use wifi after 22.00.

Thank Linnea P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay at the Caravella was super in every way. Our room was a very generous suite with comfortable bed and very clean throughout. The reception we received was very warm and extremely helpful for planning our trip in this part of Australia. We received...More

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 16 November 2017

As far as I'm concerned, for what they are charging, YOU CANNOT GET ANY BETTER RIGHT ON THE ESPLANADE, which, trust me, makes a big difference to the blocks behind it, which can get pretty dodgy at night. Here you will look at the Coral...More

Thank FedeBukittingi
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

As a solo backpacker this definitely isn't the best hostel to go to. No welcoming common areas to hang out, just an outside seating of picnic tables where people eat and sit in their previous friend groups. Felt very antisocial and not great ambience. The...More

Thank Amanda F
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We only stayed for 1 night, but wished we had returned for our later stay in Cairns. We booked a private ensuite room. Pros: Friendly staff, coupon discount for $5 off a meal a bar about 1km away. Very spacious room and the bed was...More

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US$30 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$30 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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gstandi
7 November 2017|
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Response from Kelly S | Reviewed this property |
The share room 4 people are clean and quite dont stay in the large dorm with 6 or 8 people,upper room are Very hot now because the sun is Very strong the Summer just started. The best share room Is num 90 just 4 people quite... More
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acchk
6 November 2014|
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Response from yummymummyWellington | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have them in the rooms - they are pretty basic! But as the other comment says - the front desk seems to have everything you need and they are very helpful!
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"Room pool, view are better"
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"some rooms only have bathroom windows, so a little stuffy"
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"Private room #67 was great for the price."
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"Free wifi in common areas."
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