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    Dreamtime Travellers Rest

    189 Bunda St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 45
          US$ 38
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          Overview
          • Excellent69%
          • Very good24%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “bbq night” (42 reviews)
          “movie night” (23 reviews)
          “air con” (55 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Wheelchair Access
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          Self-Serve Laundry
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

          Good hostel but disappointing from the pictures on the web site. Pay a bit extra expecting a tiny bit more luxury but it's the same as any, very small pool and have to pay for air con in rooms! $1 for 3 hours which is...More

          1  Thank GeorgieMoloney25
          Response from stevedouglas04, Owner at Dreamtime Travellers RestResponded 23 December 2014

          Hi Georgie , thanks for your review and 4 stars , hey the pictures are taken on my iPhone must admit they look good , we don't hide the fact that the air con is a user pay system , you will be please to...More

          Reviewed 12 December 2014

          Dreamtime was a great place to stay in! We spend around 4 nights there. The staff ist extremely friendly. Rooms are very clean. The whole facility is in very good shape. Great pool. It overall was very welcoming and had a great atmosphere! I would...More

          1  Thank Lord H
          Response from stevedouglas04, Owner at Dreamtime Travellers RestResponded 23 December 2014

          Hi Lord H , thanks for your review and 10/10 points glad you can recommend us , safe travels .The Dreamteam

          Reviewed 5 December 2014

          Stayed at Dreamtime twice in August/September and would happily go back the next time I'm in Cairns. The rooms are clean, the beds are comfortable, the staff are friendly, the Wifi is free (if admittedly erratic) and the nightly activities are fantastic. I even got...More

          1  Thank DMon13
          Response from stevedouglas04, Owner at Dreamtime Travellers RestResponded 23 December 2014

          Hi DMon13 , thanks for your review and feed back, glad you enjoyed your stay , we have now put extra power points in the Dorm rooms cheers. Dreamteam

          Reviewed 3 December 2014

          I booked this last minute based on positive reviews and was really pleased I did. The staff are so friendly and welcoming and devote themselves to making sure you not only have a comfortable stay but also the best possible time on your travels. They...More

          Thank wgreggers
          Response from stevedouglas04, Owner at Dreamtime Travellers RestResponded 23 December 2014

          Hi Wgreggers , thanks for your review i'll pass it on to the staff , glad we where able to help.

          Reviewed 29 November 2014

          We stayed here for three nights, with the main reason being to buy a camper van. Chris, the guy who works there, was really helpful and actually found us the van we ended up buying. All staff were friendly. The room was very clean with...More

          1  Thank Mikeb0225
          Response from stevedouglas04, Owner at Dreamtime Travellers RestResponded 23 December 2014

          Hi mike , thanks for your review you right Chris is a legend good luck with the van.

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$ 18 - US$ 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 24
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