- Air conditioning
- Free Wi-Fi
- Self-Catering Facilities
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Airport Transfers
- Bar APM-96
- Bicycle Parking
- Board Games
- Cable TV
- Ceiling fan
- Common Room
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Indoor Swimming Pool
- Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Reading Light
- Safe Deposit Box
- Shuttle Bus
- Swimming Pool
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
- Towels for hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing machine
Prices not valid or available for existing or past guests. Our rates are for new guests only.
Cash is not an acceptable form of payment at this property.
Please note that the hostel only accommodates guest between the ages of 18 - 35 a valid passport is required upon check in.
BOOKINGS ON THIS WEBSITE NOT VALID FOR EXISTING GUESTS
(If you are an existing guest and you book online, your booking will be honoured but you will be charged the full nightly rate)
NO Check In's / Check Out's on Christmas Day or New Years Day
Check in and check out available 24 hours.
Late Check In's please contact the hostel directly to arrange
Check-in / Check-out
Earliest check-in: 12:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00
- Age Restriction
- Credit Cards Accepted
- No Curfew
- Taxes Included
Group of 15 or more traveling to Cairns?
Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite
Standard 4 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite
Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite
Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite
About Waterfront Backpackers Cairns
Free WiFi, Free airport shuttle pickup available 8:00am - 8:00pm, and the best location!
Free Basic Continental Breakfast.
Only metres from the beautiful City Swimming Lagoon and Sun-baking Park, and walking distance to 24hr eateries, supermarkets, Reef Terminal, banks, post office and many funky Night Clubs.
We cater to the active traveller looking for a convenient location and we offer our guests very competitive tour discounts on many tours and activities.
Cairns Waterfront Backpackers is a small and friendly hostel who will get to know you by your name and our happy staff will welcome you with a smile every time.
Reception & Tour Desk Hours - 9am to 8pm Daily.
24 Hour Check in and Check out is available.
We look forward to meeting you at
Cairns Waterfront Backpackers
We have several room types from dorms to private rooms, all rooms have A/C and some have en-suite facility's.
We do free airport pick up from 8:am - 8:00pm daily
We are located in the perfect position on the CAIRNS ESPLANADE which is only 5 mins walk from the Greyhound and Premier Bus Terminals and approx 10 mins walk from the Train Station. We offer free airport pick up regardless of length of stay
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.