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    Reef Backpackers

    140 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    • Excellent21%
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    • Average18%
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    Free Wifi
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 94 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The reviews saying this place is good are writen by staff i know this because i was forced to write a good review for "waterfront backpackers" ... but now that i am out of cairns i can be honest.. terrible hostel the owner is very...More

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    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    Had a private room which was okay but very dirty, cockroach nest in air con so when on they would be pushed out by the air, showers were dirty and rarely any toilet roll, still waiting on my $20 key deposit 2 weeks after leaving

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    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    Good: Great free wifi (even in the rooms); I booked and paid for a 10 bed room and got in a smaller room for free as there were some unoccupied beds; great location near the city and marina; great price Bad: pretty disgusting, first hostel...More

    1  Thank Katharina Isabe... S
    Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

    I've travelled Australia and Asia and Reef was by far one of the worst hostels I've stayed at. The whole place is filthy, the kitchen, the toilets, the showers, there was no soap in any of the dispensers, stained bedsheets and towels, dust in the...More

    Thank Emilyf12345
    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    Don't waste your money. We spent as much time as we could out of the hostel. The place is dirty, we had all our bags downstairs ready to check out and a rat was sniffing around. There was no forks in the dirty kitchen and...More

    Thank Megan C
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    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$ 22 - US$ 54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 18
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    Room Tips
    "The best bathrooms are upstairs, and the upstairs female dorm doesn't have bunk beds!"
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    "A little far from the city. Do not stay here."
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    "The hostel dinners are good value"
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    "not big differences among rooms but only how many beds in though if you are female, you might be happy to..."
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