About Castaway's Backpackers

Castaway's Backpackers is a small, clean, family-owned hostel that has been operating in Cairns for 26 years. We have friendly staff providing travellers with a real "home away from home" atmosphere.

Our staff have expert knowledge of all the local tours and are happy to help you book trips to make your stay a memorable one.

We provide our guests with FREE wifi, FREE tea and coffee, discounted meal vouchers and a weekly BBQ.

Our place has a lovely, tropical swimming pool, fully equipped kitchen, a TV lounge with FREE movies and a book exchange.

We provide a FREE bus shuttle to and from the city centre. Castaway's Backpackers is located near Cairns Airport.

We also have private ensuite rooms available. We have NO bunk beds, real beds only!

Contact Details


207 Sheridan Street,
Cairns North, QLD 4870