Get an overview of this hotelAdults-only hostel with free airport shuttle and free area shuttle



Situated in Cairns North, this hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Cairns Esplanade Charles Street Parkland and within 3 mi (5 km) of Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. Cairns Base Hospital and Muddy's Playground are also within 15 minutes.

Property Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge are available at this hostel. Free WiFi in public areas, a free airport shuttle, and free train station pick-up are also provided. Other amenities include a poolside bar, coffee/tea in the lobby, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Room Amenities

All rooms are shared and offer WiFi and ceiling fans.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort - Hostel features an outdoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool. The hostel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hostel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Cairns North hostel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle at scheduled times, an area shuttle, and a ferry terminal shuttle are complimentary for guests.

Calypso Inn Backpackers Resort - Hostel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Free airport transportation 
  • Total number of rooms - 54 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Computer station 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 3 AUD )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( 2 AUD )

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Shared accommodations 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Zanzibar - This bar serves breakfast only.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at noon

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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 onsite parking is available.

Minimum guest age is 18

Caters to adults only

24-hour check-in


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: AUD 20 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 17 years old and younger are not permitted at this adults-only property.

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