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Tropic Days Backpackers

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff super nice and helpful, genuinely cared, awesome bbq night with entertainment, free bus running to town, free towels, two kitchens and the bathrooms modern and super clean. Even the tourguides we went on trips with knew it and said it was the best in town. I'd come back anytime!! Definitely recommended

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

hey Malena, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a great review we really appreciate your kind words. So glad you enjoyed our new modern bathrooms and found the staff to be super nice and helpful. It makes us so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you here in cairns...

Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in the hostel for a few weeks, then ended up working for accommodation there for maybe a couple months more. That atmosphere is lovely and all the permanent staff really friendly and helpful, Kerri and Chelsea were amazing at giving it that family vibe among the guests. It's outside the city, which makes you feel like you're really...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Sam, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review we really appreciate your kind words. We are also delighted to hear that you enjoyed the lovely atmosphere, free pool table, bean bags, swimming pool and found the hostel to be clean and tidy.The Famous Aussie BBQ is a great night and we love...

Scotland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only had a couple of nights here but I wish we'd had more. Really lovely hostel! Our double room was great, clean and tidy, good bed. Hostel itself was great, lovely pool area, lots of little areas to chill out. A really friendly place, everyone was really welcoming. We were lucky enough to be there for the famous bbq,...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey guys!! Thank you so much for your kind review we really appreciate it! We are delighted to hear you found the hostel to be clean and tidy and found the atmosphere to be welcoming and friendly.The Aussie BBQ is great fun isn't it!! Thank you again and safe travels!! Kerri and the Tropic days crew:-)

Karlsruhe, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is a really wonderful place. Two cozy houses in a quieter part of the town with a wonderful garden in between and a very friendly and welcoming crowd. You'll find fully equipped kitchens, clean bedrooms, surprisingly spacious (and clean) bathrooms and very comfortable common areas. Everything is well maintained with a lovely attention to detail. The owners put...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi thank you for your review we really appreciate your kind words about our hostel. we are delighted to hear you found it to be friendly and welcoming, the bedrooms and bathrooms to be clean and the common areas to be comfortable. That home away from home vibe is exactly what we strive for. Thank you again and safe travels!...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The owner puts so much effort and love into this place, it's literally visible in every single detail. The garden and relaxation areas are amazing, the kitchen is clean and well equipped. The bathrooms are the best we had during our whole stay in Australia. The weekly BBQ is amazing and famous all over Oz. The staff is awesome, we...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Thank you so much for your review we really appreciate it. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, you found the gardens relaxing, the kitchens clean and well equipped and you could see the attention to detail that has been put into Tropic Days. The BBQ is great fun isn't it!! We are just a 15...

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Great place! Made to feel Very welcome a family away from home. Gabriel and Kathy the owners are fantastic people, highly recommended. One of the best looked after backpackers places I've ever seen. We will definitely be back.

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Mark, thank you for taking the time to write us a review and for your lovely comments about the home away from home feel of the hostel. Enjoy the rest of your travels and come see us again soon!! Kerri

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Tropic Days deserves more than the 5 stars Trip Advisor allows me to give. I booked here for a couple of days and ended up staying for three and a half weeks. Kerri and Conor were so welcoming when I arrived at the hostel and were so informative about the different activities at the hostel such as the aussie bbq...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Kirsten!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such an amazing review we have absolutely loved having you stay with us here at Tropic Days you have become like family!! Thank you for your comments about, the pizza night and BBQ night that we offer, the cleanliness of the hostel and how at home you...

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Words can't even describe how great this place is you just have to try it for yourself, the attention to detail is just amazing everything that could be thought of has been. The staff are just lovely and very friendly, we immediately felt at home on arriving here. Unlike other hostels there is no groups everyone just gets on with...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It makes us all so happy here at Tropic Days to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. You found the hostel to be friendly and a home like vibe. The BBQ is great fun isn't it and its a great way to meet fellow traveller's. Thank you again for staying...

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Came to Tropic Days after a recommendation from a friend met on my travels. We called up and despite only having one bed available, the owner Gabriel kindly put me on the futon which was massive and very comfortable. As I arrived in the evening I didn't appreciate just how good the hostel was until it was daytime and I...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Oscar thank you so much for your wonderful review we are so happy to hear you felt so comfortable at the hostel, it felt like home and you found the facilities to be immaculate and the vibe of the hostel to be super chilled. The BBQ is such fun isn't it! and we are delighted you found the staff...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Lovely place, great and inclusive vibe and guests, helpful staff, caring couple that owns and runs it! One of the owners gave us good advice that helped avert a lost day of vacation plans. Shout out to staff member Tina - she's super helpful and nice (ask her about sea turtles) and was great at driving their free shuttle. Aussie...

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tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Adam thank you for taking the time to write us a review we really appreciate your kind words about the hostel and our staff. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our famous BBQ, found your room to be comfy, the facilities and the free shuttle into town useful. Thank you again for staying with us and hope to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Tropic Days Backpackers

Address: 26 - 28 Bunting St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Price Range: RM82 - RM241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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