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Caravella Backpackers

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“private room”(31 reviews)
“air con”(44 reviews)
“free wifi”(38 reviews)
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All reviewsprivate roomair confree wififree shuttle from the airportswimming poolcommunal areasown bathroomwe stayed in a double roomminute walklaundry facilitiessmall fridgebars and restaurantsnice poolfantastic hostelkitchen areaceiling fanrecommend staying here
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 week while we tried to look into getting our farm work done. We enjoyed what Cairns has to offer in the meantime & will definitely return. We chose this hostel as it was close to the center & reasonably priced. We...More

Thank Lyn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got upgraded to a bigger room on the upper floor, which was quieter with better privacy. However, it was quite hot during summer time in the living room especially when the sun was out. Luckily there were air-conditioner inside the bedroom. The pool was...More

Thank jessica_csy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I loved our stay at Caravellas! This place has everything you need and is in a great location! Its out of the way from the main streets, party scene, and lagoon (10 min walk) but right on the esplanade! The common areas...More

1  Thank Ashley V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only one thing to complain is that the air conditioner is noisy. The staff is nice and helpful. The public kitchen is big and kept clean. The location is excellent. facing the sea and near to the city center.

1  Thank chengjisette
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the hostel during the recent floods which meant I had to keep extending my stay. The staff were incredibly, kind, patient and helpful and never made me feel like the burden I was obviously being! The hostel itself is great - it has...More

1  Thank TravellingTaylor21
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Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$18 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$18 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (78)
Room & Suite (31)
Pool & Beach (6)
Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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gstandi
7 November 2017|
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Response from Paula_Prina | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the private room and it was quite clean. So I guess the mixed dorm is clean as well.
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acchk
6 November 2014|
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Response from yummymummyWellington | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have them in the rooms - they are pretty basic! But as the other comment says - the front desk seems to have everything you need and they are very helpful!
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"Upper floor"
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"Good location"
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"quiet, great staff, clean, quaint,"
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"Room pool, view are better"
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