2 Star Hotels in Cairns

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Cairns City Motel
2.5 out of 5
169 Lake St, Cairns, QLD
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AU$68
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
3.4/5 (221 reviews)

"Spacious rooms. Only problem was a leaking toilet with foul smell. Staying overnight so no big deal"…"

Reviewed on 25 Jan. 2020

Cairns City Motel
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
2 out of 5
57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$99
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
3.9/5Good! (297 reviews)

"Be aware of the noise from the Bar next to the accommodation, especially at night"…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec. 2019

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
Freedom Cairns
2 out of 5
1/7 Shields St, Cairns, QLD
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AU$56
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
4.6/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)

"Great vibes, clean and well-equipped kitchen and common area."…"

Reviewed on 8 Dec. 2019

Freedom Cairns
Global Backpackers Cairns
2 out of 5
67 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
AU$48
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)

"The reception area was cool and with a modern touch on the furniture. The kitchen and dining area has a beautiful view over the harbour/reef fleet. Close to the City Centre"…"

Reviewed on 10 Nov. 2019

Global Backpackers Cairns
Caravella Backpackers
2 out of 5
149 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
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AU$52
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
4.1/5Very Good! (124 reviews)

"room is on ground floor, the windows cannot be locked, other thing is good"…"

Reviewed on 18 Nov. 2019

Caravella Backpackers
The Jack Backpackers
2 out of 5
Cnr Spence & Sheridan Sts, Cairns, QLD
AU$60
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
3.7/5Good! (77 reviews)

"We have been staying at the Jack ( over many names ) for over 30 years and have mostly been happy. We were turned away a couple of years ago because we didn't have passports even though I had two other photo ID cards on me . I see no mention of that policy at this latest stay. The Passport policy ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul. 2019

The Jack Backpackers
Koala Beach Resort
2.5 out of 5
137 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD
AU$65
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
3.1/5 (133 reviews)

"The lady at the front desk went out of her way to help us"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct. 2019

Koala Beach Resort
Mad Monkey Backpackers Cairns
2 out of 5
100 Sheridan Street, Cairns, QLD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
AU$61
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
4/5Very Good! (31 reviews)

"having pancakes included for breakfast is such a good idea"…"

Reviewed on 6 Nov. 2019

Mad Monkey Backpackers Cairns
Bounce Cairns
2 out of 5
117 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD
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AU$94
per night
Jan 29 - Jan 30
4.3/5Excellent! (39 reviews)

"As far as hostels go this one was fine, nothing special but not bad either"…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep. 2019

Bounce Cairns
A1 Inn the City
2 out of 5
141 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD
AU$75
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
3.6/5Good! (106 reviews)

"Outside is very ordinary but the rooms have had new paint and flooring. Very clean in rooms. Was upgraded to apartment and it is huge. Very quiet and would stsy again if needing somewhere just to sleep."…"

Reviewed on 4 Aug. 2019

A1 Inn the City
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