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    Global Backpackers Central

    9b Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

    Myself & my boyfriend got a private room whilst here as they were not too expensive. All staff we came across were really helpful and friendly. Kitchen is clean & has everything nicely set out. Location is perfect! Despite not having reception open they do...More

    Thank Sophie C
    Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 22 August 2017

    Hi Sophie C Thank you so much for your review regarding your stay at Central. We are very proud of our customer service and of course the cleanliness throughout the building. Apologies for a couple of our party goers. We do work very hard to...More

    Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

    It's the middle of the night and I'm sweating like a pig. Aircon is centrally controlled but I asked reception twice to turn it in and while the light is on, there is no coolness. Why is this important? Because the rooms have no windows....More

    Thank Frederick M
    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 3 nights with my cousin, plenty of beds available and I was able to get an unoccupied girls dorm for the first night. Pros: right in the centre of town, easy walk to everything and 2 minutes from the esplanade/lagoon. Helpful receptionists and...More

    Thank rkirbs
    Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 22 August 2017

    Hi rkirbs Thanks for you review. Always good to hear some positive stuff and at the same time respond to any negatives. We do clean our amenities 4 times daily, once during the night shift and then 3 times throughout the day. Sometimes they stay...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for the wkd because everywhere is booked out. Now I don't mind the odd noisey drunk person at night, it is a back packers after all. But the head cleaner yells at the top of her voice ALL MORNING from the crack of dawn...More

    Thank tyehilly
    Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 22 August 2017

    Hi there tyehilly. Thank you for taking the time to write a review re your stay at Central. Can only apologize if you sleep patterns were disturbed. Our cleaning crew start at 10am which coincides with our check out time. By this time the majority...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in a 4 bed dorm on the pay for 3, stay for 4 nights deal. Our room was super clean although did smell slightly damp - we think it was from the air con. Loved that it was single beds not bunk beds....More

    Thank Emma Q
    Response from GlobalCrew, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 26 April 2017

    Hi there Emma Q. Many thanks for your kind words. Really pleased you enjoyed your stay. I will pass on your comments to the our cleaning crew. We do send someone through the toilet blocks at least 4 times a day, I will certainly look...More

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    "2nd floor rooms 40 and above are the quietest."
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    "first floor, take rooms from the kitchen so it will be less noisy"
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    "avoid the roo next to the main aisle, too noisy."
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