Caravella Backpackers

Caravella Backpackers

149 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
+61 740 512 431
C$ 48

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based on 677 reviews

Caravella Backpackers
Tue 17/5
Wed 18/5
ProviderNightly total
Agoda.comC$ 48
Agoda.comC$ 55
Agoda.comC$ 57

About Caravella Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Caravella Backpackers is set in Cairns and is close to nearby attractions, such as Esplanade Lagoon. It also features a coffee bar, an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi.

Caravella Backpackers Hostel Cairns treats guests to a 24-hour reception, bicycle rental and an express check-in and check-out feature. Guests are able to enjoy a book in the library.

Caravella149 offers rooms equipped with a DVD player and a refrigerator, plus all the necessities to ensure an enjoyable stay. Rooms with both shared and private bathrooms are available.

Guests staying at Caravella149 Backpackers can sit down to a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, conveniently based for those who want to stay close at mealtime. A wide choice of dining options are also found in close proximity to the property.

Caravella149 Hostel is less than a 15-minute drive from Cairns Airport and Cairns Central is a brief stroll away. The Reef Hotel Casino and Reef Fleet Terminal are within walking distance.

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Rooms available at Caravella Backpackers

Tue 17/5
Wed 18/5
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Amenities at Caravella Backpackers

  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Horse riding
  • Water park
  • Water sport facilities (on site)


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Shared kitchen
  • Restaurant
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Grill
  • Garden


  • Beachfront
  • Seating area
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack


  • Laundry facilities


  • Fax/photocopying

Family friendly

  • Playground


  • Outdoor pool

Reviews of Caravella Backpackers

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9.0 Excellent
Pros:Quitet place to get some rest
Cons:Pay for wifi after 10:30 pm and in rooms


149 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD 4870

What's nearby

  • Center of Contemporary Arts0.4 km
  • Cairns Esplanade0.4 km
  • Esplanade Lagoon0.8 km
  • Cairns Regional Gallery0.8 km
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre1.1 km
  • Cairns Rainforest Dome1.1 km
  • Reef Hotel Casino1.2 km
  • Cairns Historical Society Museum1.3 km
  • Cairns Civic Theatre1.7 km
  • Barlow Park1.8 km
  • Flecker Botanic Gardens3.1 km
  • Cazaly's Stadium3.4 km



Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 9:30 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Caravella Backpackers

  • Caravella Backpackers is located at 149 The Esplanade in Cairns CBD, 0.8 km from the centre of Cairns. Center of Contemporary Arts is the closest landmark to Caravella Backpackers.

  • Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 9:30 AM at Caravella Backpackers.

  • Yes, Caravella Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Caravella Backpackers offers free parking.

  • Caravella Backpackers is 3.7 km from Cairns. Caravella Backpackers is 125 km from Bloomfield.

  • Yes, Caravella Backpackers has a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

0.8 km

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