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Calypso Backpackers

Calypso Backpackers

Cairns North Queensland
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Check in N/A
Check out 10:00 AM
4.0/5 Trip Advisor Rating
Reviews (396)
With a stay at Calypso Backpackers in Cairns North, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Cairns Night Markets. This hostel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Cairns Esplanade and 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Cairns Central Shopping Centre.

Make yourself at home in one of the 30 air-conditioned guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers.

Property Details

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance. Additional features at this hostel include a picnic area, barbecue grills, and complimentary use of a nearby fitness facility.

  • Outdoor pool
  • Total number of rooms - 30
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free breakfast
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Picnic area
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Luggage storage
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Water dispenser

Other details

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:00 AM to 10 AM.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge during limited hours.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Cairns Base Hospital - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Cairns Performing Arts Centre - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
St Monica's Cathedral - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Muddy's Playground - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Cairns Aquarium - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Center of Contemporary Arts - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Jute Theatre - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Kick Contemporary Arts - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Cairns Esplanade - 1.6 km / 1 mi
The Cultural Place - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Cairns Night Markets - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Cairns Regional Gallery - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Cairns Central Shopping Centre - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Esplanade Lagoon - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
The nearest major airport is Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

Hotel policies

  • Mastercard
  • Visa
Check in and out times
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Events/parties allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Caters to adults only
  • 24-hour check-in 24-hour check-in

Resort fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 20.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Other charges

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 15 per person (one-way)
  • Nearby parking fee: AUD 0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of AUD 3
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


5-9 Digger Street, Cairns North, Queensland 4870, Australia