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Tropic Days Backpackers

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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“monday night”(39 reviews)
“aussie bbq”(32 reviews)
“pizza night”(35 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I started my staying in Cairns in a hostel in the city, and after a few days arrived here because the price was low and the reviews were good. It didn't take long for me to understand why the reviews were that good. The vibes...More

Thank Hadar R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my three companions stayed here for over a week while we were looking for farmwork in surrounding towns. The staff were so friendly and extremely helpful with any queries we had. The bus into town leaves really regularly so we actually preferred staying...More

Thank FreyaBee94
Response from tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Freya!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review we really appreciate your kind words about our friendly staff and the clean and spacious rooms. we are delighted you found the free bus useful and you enjoyed our famous...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Cairns to do the Great Barrier Reef and originally booked 3 nights, we ended up getting stuck because of the flooding and staying for 5. The staff were amazing, everyone was friendly and went out of their way to help us. When I...More

Thank BelAK1991
Response from tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days BackpackersResponded 13 March 2018

Hey guys!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review.We really appreciate your kind words about the friendly and helpful staff, the cleanliness of the hostel and the well equipped kitchens. I will get the shower looked at...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Tropic Days is the best hostel I stayed at travelling the whole Aus East Coast. They remembered my name from the moment they picked me up from the Greyhound bus. Details count ;-) They are 3 girls, super friendly and helpful. It is really a...More

Thank Anouchka C
Response from tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days BackpackersResponded 6 March 2018

Hey Anouchka, Thank you so much for your wonderful review we really appreciate your kind words about our friendly and helpful staff, we try really hard to remember everyone's name :-) and as you say details count! We are delighted to hear you found the...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

I stayed here with a friend for around 4 nights. I can honestly say this is one of the best hostels I have stayed at. The whole place was clean and the WiFi was pretty fast. Also the owners are super friendly and professional. The...More

Thank Rebecca R
Response from tropicdaysCairns, Manager at Tropic Days BackpackersResponded 1 March 2018

Hi Rebecca thank you so much for your review we really appreciate your kind words about the hostel cleanliness, the fast WIFI, helpful staff and the comfy common areas. That's exactly the vibe we want for the hostel somewhere that is great for socialising and...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$20 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (101)
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Dining (10)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Response from turnerstravels2014 | Reviewed this property |
It costs $26 AU per person, per night. Check out the website - it gives all the important information. As well, the staff will answer all questions via email. Hope this helps.
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"Ask for a ground floor room if you have mobility issues. There is no elevator for rooms upstairs"
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"Can arrive late at night if you get a late flight, you can uber from the Airport for about 15$. T"
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"Monday is BBQ-Day. Very nice event!!"
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"...in the summer just be mindful if their are fans and or air conditioner. Cairns can be very hot."
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