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Cairns City Backpackers

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Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air conditioning
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Our room was very dirty and had a really bad smell. I was bitten all over my legs from bed bugs. Cockroaches in bedroom and kitchen. Would not recommend or stay again. Disgustingly dirty and needs updating. I was dreading going back to the room as it was so bad :(
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All those negative reviews surprise me - either I was lucky or things have changed around here. I found my room and the kitchen to be very clean and alright equipped. Wifi is working well (that's a first in australia for me), staff is friendly, price is reasonable. Yes, it's
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A two-bed room with an ensuite shower was great (especially getting it all to myself); the kitchen was clean; and there's a small backyard where I guess the guests can socialize & such (but should be out of an earshot if your room is on the front side & upstairs). And for food,
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Could'nt sleep because of the horrible noise by people outside. No one was available at the reception and there is no staff during the night to stop it (no contact!). Otherwise the kitchen was good, nice hot shower and good wifi too.
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Myself and my partner stayed here for a month, worst hostel I’ve ever stayed in (been backpacking for 18 months!) our room was covered in damp, when we arrived there was rubbish down the side of the bed, sheets were old, dirty and stained, we actually bought our own because they
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"Ask to work for accommodation, there's plenty of positions available."
"I stayed in a 6 share and it was very good"
"Spend the extra 6 or 7 dollars per night and stay in a decent hostel."
"The Boomerang rooms are good, wifi is strong and the dorms have good shelve storage :)"
"If you want a nice room, don't book here."
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PRICE RANGE
US$25 - US$31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Gone Walkabout Hostel
LOCATION
AustraliaQueenslandCairns RegionCairns
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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