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Cairns Central YHA

Cairns Budget/Backpackers


Located in the center of town, easy walking distance to everything. FREE pancakes for breakfast from 7:30am - 9am daily.

Fun, affordable, award-winning and central - just a few words we use to describe our YHA hostel in Cairns. Cairns is a backpackers' mecca and has all a budget conscious traveller needs for a comfortable stay.

Winner for best hostel in the 2013 Queensland Tourism Awards, 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.

Make sure you stick around for breakfast! There is FREE pancakes from 7:30am - 9am daily.

Map & Directions

20-26 McLeod Street, Carins, QLD, 4870, Australia


Greyhound bus arrives into cairns, we are 5 minutes walk.

International and domestic airport is 10 min drive, around $25 - 30 in a taxi, or shuttle bus available for a cheaper option.

Cancellation Policy

No refund for a cancellation within 24 hrs prior to arrival date.