Nomads Esplanade - Cairns

2 Star Self Rated

93 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD, 4870


Esplanade Backpackers Hostel and budget hotel on the waterfront in Cairns, North Queensland Australia, offers great value backpacker and budget accommodation in the centre of Cairns.

Our backpackers hostel is designed for travellers who want a relaxed, fun and cheap place to stay in the central city.

Unlike other hostels in Cairns, Esplanade Backpackers is located opposite the waterfront, and offers a wide variety of accommodation styles, including a female only accommodation, dorm beds and private rooms. With loads of communal areas to meet other backpackers, with prices starting from just $21 per night, Esplanade Backpackers is the best value budget accommodation in central Cairns.

The backpackers hostel is located on The Esplanade in Cairns. The Esplanade is a wonderful spot for backpackers to base themselves as it is only 150 metres from the Lagoon, minutes away from bars, clubs, restaurants and of course just a short boat ride away from the Great Barrier Reef.

Our in house travel agency specializes in providing backpackers with great deals and loads of information on, travel, tours and activities around the Cairns region and Australia. Book your sailing, PADI scuba diving courses, reef trips, east coast packages, west coast packages and onward accommodation with us. You will not be disappointed with our efficient, professional and friendly service

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4 bed dorm

8 bed dorm

8 bed female dorm



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Located next to the water in Cairns, Esplanade backpackers hostel is perfectly located for you to explore the wide variety of attractions Cairns city has to offer.

Esplanade Backpackers hostel Cairns is only minutes from ferries to the great barrier reef, Bus Terminals, local shops, fabulous cafés, and is opposite the waterfront in Cairns and is the perfect place for a backpacker to base themselvef.

  • 24 Hr Front Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Guest Kitchen
  • Guest Laundry
  • Tour Desk