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Calypso Inn Backpackers

Dirección: 5 - 9 Digger Street


Swaying palms, smooth tunes, FREE WiFi throughout the hostel and swinging hammocks, that's the Calypso way!

Chill poolside with new friends in the Queensland sunshine by day, then check out free nightly entertainment at The Zanzibar our friendly hostel pub by night.

When the taste buds bite, enjoy a pool-side breakfast or whip up your own masterpiece in our great communal kitchen.

The Calypso crew are here for you and we know our stuff. Between us all there's over 65 years of hostel and travel know how so you're in expert hands from the moment you arrive. We go the extra mile to make you smile, with a free tour booking service, and free return transfers to the airport, bus station, and central Cairns. WiFi is now available FREE in all rooms with FREE WiFi too in public areas!

Rest up in our range of rooms from dorms to private doubles and twins. Rooms are serviced daily and fresh linen is free for your stay.

Come catch some Calypso chill vibe when you pass through Cairns!


  • Recepción 24 horas
  • Seguridad 24 horas
  • Aire Acondicionado
  • Translado de Aeropuerto
  • Cajero automatico
  • Bar
  • Alquiler de Bicicletas
  • Juegos de mesa
  • Intercambio de Libros
  • Ventiladores
  • Mapas Gratis
  • Parking Gratuito
  • Wifi Gratis
  • Secador de Pelo
  • Agua Caliente
  • Servicio de Limpieza
  • Tabla de planchar
  • Cocina
  • Servicio de Lavanderia
  • Ropa de Cama Incluida
  • Candados
  • Consigna
  • Piscina Exterior
  • Mesa de Villar
  • Servicio Postal
  • Caja Fuerte
  • Mini-Bus
  • Piscina
  • Kit para Té y Café
  • Tours/Información turística
  • Alquiler de Toallas
  • Utensilios
  • Máquinas expendedoras
  • Lavadora



Traveler Reviews


Rating: 5 Reviewed on November 12, 2019

Our stay was exceptional. The breakfast was brilliant with a wide variety of free food! The general vibe of the place was very friendly and relaxed, making us feel welcome and safe (despite it...

“Could be better”

Rating: 3 Reviewed on September 22, 2019

The place is good but the kitchen is super dirty! If you have problems to sleep we don't recommend it as the bar is very loud. They have cheap drinks and food options and they provide coffee, tea and...

“Cool hostel”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on September 10, 2019

Stayed in calypso 5 weeks. It's a really good hostel, cheap drink and really good burgers for 10$. The staff are very friendly and helpful( particularly Mia from the reception) with a bus to town...

Como llegar

We offer FREE transfers from the bus stations, train station and airport. Please call us on 1800815628 for transfers. Available from 7am - 9.30pm
In town already? No problem... We have free shuttle service to and from the CBD.


This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay

18+ only
No smoking rooms, we have designated smoking areas
No BYO as we are a licensed premises
Passport to be shown at reception on check in