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    Reef Backpackers

    140 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$ 44
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    Reviewed 12 June 2016

    The room is so dirty. Old furniture is fine but its not fine when the walls and carpets are not clean, n the bed has only new linens provided. There is also a sign on the wall saying you cannot sleep on your own sleeping...More

    1  Thank pigmoon
    Reviewed 26 May 2016

    I was traveling in Australia by myself for the first time, hoping from hostel to going up the east coast. When I reached Cairns I was lucky enough to check into Reef and ended up extending my stay for almost two months because I really...More

    Thank Alex O
    Reviewed 24 May 2016

    Stayed in a 4 bed dorm for just short of a week. Air-con in the room was constantly running, which kept the room very cool. The building is very old though, If it was insulated a bit better (windows closing properly) the air-con wouldn't need...More

    Thank Jake A
    Reviewed 3 May 2016

    The only good thing was the location close to the city and the wifi. The dorm smelled like something rotting in a corner somewhere, the windows couldn't open. I saw a big rat and dead cockroaches and in the kitchen there are little ants crawling...More

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    Response from Constanze N, reception at Reef Backpackers

    hi thank you for staying with us and leaving feed back you booked into a 10 bed dorm the cleaners do there best to keep all the rooms clean and tidy they find it very hard to do so when guests move in and empty...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

    Booked this place on the basis that it was cheap and has a good central location. I arrived at 9pm (having pre-told the hostel that id require a late check in) and reception was locked. From the outside it looked really run-down and depressing. By...More

    Thank SmC90SmC
    Response from Constanze N, Manager at Reef Backpackers

    thank you for your booking and feed back every booking made is sent a email stating that the office isnt manned after 7pm and that you will need to call the after hours number once you arrive to check in not once was any of...More

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    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Pool
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    • US$ 15 - US$ 45 (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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