Global Central

9 Shields Street, Cairns, Australia, Distance from city centre: 0.4km

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Rating: 59%from 3 reviews

  • 40%Atmosphere
  • 66%Staff
  • 53%Security
  • 53%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 60%Value for money
  • 53%Facilities
Global Backpackers Central is located in the heart of Cairns CBD. Surrounded by shops, restaurants & all the most popular bars and nightlife, Global Central is where you want to be, a 2 min walk to everything!
This purposely built funky hostel offers spacious rooms, no bunks, A/C, Free Linen and a Roof Top Swimming Pool right in the heart of town.

Our Hostel has a No smoking policy inside rooms but has special smoking areas within the hostel for guests.
We offer 24hr check-in : Note arrivals after 10pm please contact us for check-in procedure.
No passport No bed policy.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Age Restriction
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • BBQ
  • Breakfast not included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

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.

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From the Airport:
Airport Shuttle only $5.
Taxi ride - $20
Sun palm Shuttle Bus- $12.

From the bus stop: It is a 2 minute walk. Simply walk towards the Esplanade/Lagoon and Mcdonalds (you can see both from the bus depot!) then up Shield Street 1 block We are situated at 9 Shields Street.

Located Near

Between Lake St and Abbott St.
One block from the Esplanade.
Shields St Taxi rank is at our doorstep.
Look for the Big Global Palace Sign.

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