Hostels in Cairns

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8.6
Great104 reviews
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700 m from City Centre100 m from Cairns Night Markets
Enjoying a location within 5 minutes' walk of Cairns Aquarium, the perfect Global Backpackers is located in a central neighbourhood and offers 50 rooms together with rafting, skydiving and snorkelling.
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8.8
Great92 reviews
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400 m from City Centre100 m from Cairns Family Court
The 4-star Bounce Cairns is nestled in the business district of Cairns, Green Island is nearly 15 minutes' walk away.
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8.6
Great88 reviews
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600 m from City Centre300 m from Cairns Central Station
The hostel enjoys a central location in proximity to Cairns Aquarium, while the centre of Cairns is about 1 km away.
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8.4
Great144 reviews
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600 m from City Centre100 m from Rusty's Markets
Situated in a central district, the modern Gilligan'S Hotel & Resort Cairns features an outdoor pool.
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8.4
Great337 reviews
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700 m from City Centre500 m from Cairns Esplanade
The 2-star Caravella Backpackers is approximately a 15-minute stroll from Cairns Central Shopping Centre and has a quick access to St Monica's Cathedral.
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8.0
Great325 reviews
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1.7 km from City Centre900 m from Cairns Base Hospital
Staying at the great value Bohemia Resort Cairns means you will be within 15 minutes' walk of Centenary Lakes, while enjoying a swimming pool onsite.
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8.4
Great103 reviews
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400 m from City Centre400 m from Cairns Electorate Office
Situated near a train station, the 3-star Mad Monkey Village is within a 10-minute walk of Cairns Night Markets.
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8.6
Great109 reviews
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600 m from City Centre200 m from Rusty's Markets
Situated a mere 5 minutes' walk from The Cairns Civic Theater, the 4-star Central Yha offers an outdoor pool near a train station.
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8.2
Great173 reviews
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2.1 km from City Centre1.2 km from Cairns Base Hospital
Nestled 3 km from the city centre, this budget hostel comprises 198 rooms and bathrooms with a separate toilet and a shower.
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8.2
Great61 reviews
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700 m from City Centre300 m from Cairns Night Markets
Within 10 minutes' walk of Cairns Family Court, the venue is placed in a business district, about 1 km from the city centre.
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8.6
Great97 reviews
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500 m from City Centre300 m from Cairns Central Station
Located near Lagoon, the hotel offers patio views and a plunge pool.
From£ 39 /nightSelect
8.6
Great78 reviews
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500 m from City Centre300 m from Cairns Central Station
The Dreamtime Travellers Rest is an affordable 3-star property set 800 metres of Cairns Showgrounds and a mere 10 minutes on foot from Cairns Convention Centre.
From£ 63 /nightSelect
8.4
Great94 reviews
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700 m from City Centre100 m from Cairns Convention Centre
When visiting Cairns Central Business district, guests can stay in one of the 107 hostel rooms, within just 450 metres from Cairns ZOOM and Wildlife Dome.
From£ 16 /nightSelect
8.6
Great77 reviews
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700 m from City Centre100 m from Cairns Night Markets
Set within 200 metres of Cairns City Library, the 3-star Mad Monkey Waterfront features 56 rooms with private bathrooms.
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8.8
Great91 reviews
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300 m from City Centre200 m from Cairns Family Court
Located in the heart of a business neighbourhood, the affordable Mad Monkey Central is merely 0.6 km from Michaelmas Cay.
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8.6
Great44 reviews
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300 m from City Centre300 m from Cairns Electorate Office
From£ 17 /nightSelect
8.0
Great41 reviews
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600 m from City Centre600 m from Cairns Central Shopping Centre
Situated near a train station, the 2-star City Backpackers is only 0.6 km from Muddy's Playground.
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8.0
Great9 reviews
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700 m from City Centre100 m from Cairns Night Markets
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7.8
Very good2 reviews
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700 m from City Centre300 m from Cairns Central Station
Situated in the very heart of Cairns and 15 minutes on foot from St Monica's Cathedral, the 2-star Happytourcairns Sharehouse offers 6 rooms.
From£ 77 /nightSelect
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600 m from City Centre200 m from Rusty's Markets
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FAQs about Cairns hostels

Find hostels and enjoy your stay in Cairns with these 6 answers to FAQs.

What are the best cheap hostels in Cairns to stay?

Amongst 11 tourist lodges, the best Cairns options are: Dreamtime Travellers Rest rating: 8.6/10; Caravella Backpackers rating: 8.0/10.

What Cairns hostels are the best for students?

Students and budget travellers to Cairns could stay at Gilligans Backpacker Hotel And Resort with rooms at 21£ or Bohemia Resort with rates from 42£ per night.

What are the best hostels next to Cairns Botanic Gardens

To stay not far from Cairns Botanic Gardens, book Bohemia Resort with an outdoor swimming pool and a wellness centre, for about 42£ per night.

What are the best hostels in Cairns for couples?

According to HotelMix.co.uk travel statistics, these Cairns hostels with private rooms are the best: Tropic Days Backpackers rating: 9.2/10 and Jj'S Backpackers Hostel rating: 6.0/10.

What are the best hostels with parking in Cairns?

If you're searching for a top hostel in Cairns with parking, consider staying at Jungle Hostel rating: 6.0/10 from 16£ per night.

What are the best luxury hostels to rent in Cairns?

Our guests usually stay at Global Backpackers and Castaways Backpackers, the best luxury Cairns properties.

Hostels in Cairns essential information

🏨 Hostels in Cairns 33
👛 Lowest price 8 GBP
✍️ Hostels Reviews 2 414