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Overview of Reef Backpackers

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
Free WiFi

Reef Backpackers

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 2.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCairns Esplanade8 min walk
  • Popular LocationCairns Marlin Marina14 min walk
  • Popular LocationReef Fleet Terminal14 min walk
  • AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)11 min drive

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About this area


Located in Cairns's Cairns Central Business District neighbourhood, Reef Backpackers is on the Strip and by the ocean. Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Sugarworld Waterpark and Muddy's Playground are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale watching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cairns Night Markets - 6 min walk
  • St Monica's Cathedral - 7 min walk
  • Cairns Esplanade - 8 min walk
  • Cairns Marlin Marina - 14 min walk
  • Reef Fleet Terminal - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Cairns Station - 11 min walk
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 11 min drive


  • Fetta's Greek Taverna - 5 min walk
  • Devine Gelato - 5 min walk
  • Bellocale Italian Seafood Restaurant - 5 min walk
  • Waffle On - 5 min walk
  • Caffiend - 6 min walk

About this property

Reef Backpackers

Cairns hostel in Cairns Central Business District, walk to Cairns Esplanade
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hostel has an outdoor pool and a microwave in a common area. Free on-the-go breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a fridge in a common area, a seasonal outdoor pool and laundry facilities are on-site. Rooms offer free WiFi and showers.
Reef Backpackers offers 20 forms of accommodation with air conditioning. This Cairns hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

Frequently asked questions

Does Reef Backpackers have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Reef Backpackers pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Reef Backpackers?
Reef Backpackers doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Reef Backpackers?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 6 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Reef Backpackers?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does Reef Backpackers provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs at scheduled times. A fee of AUD 15 per person applies.
Where is Reef Backpackers located?
Located in Cairns Central Business District, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Cairns Performing Arts Centre, Cairns Esplanade and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Cairns Marlin Marina and Reef Fleet Terminal are also within 15 minutes. Cairns Station is 11 minutes by foot.