Cairns is a backpackers' mecca and has all a budget conscious traveller needs for a comfortable stay.
Cairns YHA is opposite Cairns Central Shopping Centre and is a short walk from the Cairns Esplanade. Here, you will find lots of pubs, shops and cafés, plus Trinity Wharf, departure point for Great Barrier Reef cruises and tours.
YHA's Backpacker hostel in Cairns has 59 rooms including dorm, twin/double and family rooms. All are air-conditioned and many have ensuites. There is also a FREE Hot Spot (Wifi Plus also available). An airport shuttle bus is available for guests at a discounted rate of $5 (arrivals only) between 8am - 8pm. Please contact the hostel directly for booking instructions and discount code.
Make sure you stick around for breakfast! There is FREE pancakes from 7:00am - 9am daily.