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Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort - Hostel, Cairns North

2.5-star2.5 stars
5-9 Digger StreetCairns NorthQLD4870Australia

Adults-only hostel with outdoor pool, near Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens
  • Free WiFi
Very Good8.2
Value for money
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Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort - Hostel, Cairns North

from $17
  • Double Room
  • Twin Room
  • Single Room
  • Mixed Dorm
  • Shared Dormitory (Female)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 54 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (17 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free airport shuttle at scheduled times *

  • Free train station pickup *

  • Free ferry terminal shuttle


  • No parking

  • Free nearby parking


  • Free area shuttle

Other information

  • Caters to adults only
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • Computer station
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Shared accommodations

Special features


Zanzibar - This bar serves breakfast only.


On Site

  • Bicycle rentals on site


  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby

Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort - Hostel, Cairns North’s small print

Also known as

  • Calypso Backpackers
  • Calypso Backpackers Cairns North
  • Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort
  • Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort Cairns North
  • Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort Hostel Cairns North
  • Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort Hostel


For transfers, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: AUD 20 per stay

Optional extras

Breakfast costs between AUD 2 and AUD 4 per person (approximately)

Wired Internet access is available in public areas for AUD 6 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort - Hostel, Cairns North


  • In Cairns
  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (31-minute walk)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (43-minute walk)
  • Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland (2-minute walk)
  • Cairns Base Hospital (9-minute walk)
  • Muddy's Playground (14-minute walk)
  • St Monica's Cathedral (14-minute walk)
  • Cairns Civic Theatre (15-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) 8-min drive
  • Cairns Station 26-min walk
  • Redlynch Station 14-min drive
  • Freshwater Station 14-min drive
  • Free parking nearby
  • Onsite parking not available
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle

Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort - Hostel, Cairns North

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