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Koala Beach Resort

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Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Koala Beach Resort

Koala Beach Resort

2.5 out of 5
Guests rated this property 2.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
137 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD, 4870

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCairns Esplanade7 min walk
  • Popular LocationCairns Marlin Marina12 min walk
  • Popular LocationReef Fleet Terminal12 min walk
  • AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)7 min drive

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About this area

Cairns

Located by the sea, Koala Beach Resort is in Cairns's Cairns Central Business District neighbourhood, an area with good airport proximity. Cairns Marlin Marina and Cairns Golf Club are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Mount Whitfield Conservation Park and Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens. Don't miss out on a visit to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Guests appreciate the hostel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Cairns Aquarium - 3 min walk
  • Cairns Night Markets - 4 min walk
  • Cairns Esplanade - 7 min walk
  • Cairns Marlin Marina - 12 min walk
  • Reef Fleet Terminal - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns Station - 12 min walk
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 7 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Woolshed Chargrill & Saloon Bar - 3 min walk
  • Gelocchio - 4 min walk
  • Yaya's Hellenic Kitchen & Bar - 4 min walk
  • La Pizza Trattoria - 4 min walk
  • The Raw Prawn - 5 min walk

About this property

Koala Beach Resort

Art Deco Cairns hostel in Cairns Central Business District, walk to Cairns Central Shopping Centre
This smoke-free hostel features a microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, express check-out, tour/ticket assistance and multilingual staff are on-site. All 29 rooms offer free WiFi, rainfall showerheads and ceiling fans.
Koala Beach Resort offers 29 forms of accommodation with a ceiling fan and blackout curtains. This Cairns hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • 24-hour drop-off airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • German
  • Korean
  • Polish

Outdoors

  • Garden

More

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 5:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 15 per person
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
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
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

Beach Koala
Koala Beach
Koala Beach Cairns
Koala Beach Resort
Koala Beach Resort Cairns
Koala Resort
Koala Beach Hotel Cairns
Koala Beach Resort Cairns
Koala Beach Resort Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Koala Beach Resort Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Cairns

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Overall score and ratings

3.1
Rating 5 - Excellent. 21 out of 137 reviews
5 - Excellent 15%
Rating 4 - Good. 35 out of 137 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 40 out of 137 reviews
3 - Okay 29%
Rating 2 - Poor. 25 out of 137 reviews
2 - Poor 18%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 16 out of 137 reviews
1 - Terrible 12%

2.8/5

Cleanliness

3.3/5

Staff & service

3.3/5

Amenities

2.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Fantastic staff members, so accommodating. It was so quick and easy to check in after hours. Nice self contained room. We’ll be back.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Basic place, but a great location to access the marina and the heart of Cairns. We enjoyed our stay and the space provided.
Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019