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    Global Backpackers Central

    9b Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Reviewed 11 September 2015

    This hostel was different to any others we'd been but I actually liked it. It was inside a small shopping area through a locked side door. Rooms were clean, good communal area, showers etc all ok. Cheap rates. The one downside is if you have...More

    Thank Nikki C
    Response from Ciara B, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 6 November 2015

    Hi Nikki, Thank you for taking the time to leave some feedback on your experience with us. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We love the meal deal over at PJ's and we now offer a VIP wristband for guests staying with us...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2015

    Our double room was in hostel ground floor, located at the corner of the main aisle and the way to other share rooms, you can easily hear the music from hotel's speaks(which play the music quite loud till late, after 10pm...), and the noise from...More

    2  Thank sc0326
    Response from Ciara B, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 24 August 2015

    Hi there, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us at Global Central and especially that the room you were in was too noisy. Generally if there is an issue with the location of the room and we have...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

    One of the worst in all of Australia! I stayed here with my mum and brother last year whilst on a trip around Australia. We felt so uncomfortable from the moment we arrived, the people at the front desk were unhelpful and rude, there were...More

    1  Thank Millie F
    Response from Ciara B, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 27 August 2015

    Hi Mille, We are sorry that you did not enjoy your time spent with us at Global and especially that you did not feel welcomed by our staff. Since your stay the majority of our staff have changed and work extremely hard to make our...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

    If you can stay ANYWHERE else...do it. My boyfriend and I stayed here for four nights in a double room which was a good deal price wise. The location was excellent, staff were mostly helpfull and the rooms clean...the good points stop there. Every single...More

    3  Thank Kim S
    Response from Ciara B, General Manager at Global Backpackers CentralResponded 16 August 2015

    Hi Kim, Thank you for providing feedback to the hostel regarding your stay. In reference to the noise during the night, I am shocked that it was so loud when the night manager was on shift and that they expressly added to the noise during...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

    Spent 5 nights here and it's great for the price. It's very clean and rooms are nice. The kitchen facilities were good, the only think I disliked was you had to go to reception with your passport every time you wanted a crockery set! Was...More

    Thank Sinéad G
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    "Rooms with a window"
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    "avoid the roo next to the main aisle, too noisy."
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    "Pay a little extra for a 3/4 bed dorm, all single beds"
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