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Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“every hour”(29 reviews)
“awesome bar”(4 reviews)
“free shuttle”(19 reviews)
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Free Internet
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Poolside Bar
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the best hostels I’ve stayed at in Australia! There’s fast wifi throughout the hostel, a pool, free breakfast (with fruit!!!!!), and cool events. I stayed on a Tuesday and there was an open mic night. The staff is exceptionally friendly and more than...More

Thank bmedina139
Reviewed 4 days ago

It may not be closest to town but it was definitely the best hostel to explore Cairns from. Great parties including a bi-weekly Sunday pool party where they involve all 4 Mad Monkey hostels! With the shuttle in to town dropping you off and picking...More

Thank Koen S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a four bed dorm for me and a few friends, clean and free air con!! During our stay (long weekend) the hostel had several events going on, the highlight had to be the Sunday pool party!! cheap drinks, great games and fantastic staff!!...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easily the best hostel in Cairns! The staff are friendly and helpful, with events organised every day of the week. Free breakfast is amazing, with fresh fruit, pancakes, toast and cereal. Every second Sunday they have a pool party which gets pretty crazy, and the...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing hostel. Free breakfast, free shuttle busses and best of all a cheap bar. The staff make the hostel clean and the rooms are brilliant. Lots of events going and an amazing way of meeting new people.

Thank Will M
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 15 - US$ 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 15 - US$ 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Poolside rooms ready to be in the action!"
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"speak to the staff they were super helpful!!"
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"Most of the rooms are the same. They are all good."
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"The single room I had was nowhere as big as the one advertised but was tidy and well cleaned"
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