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Pam's Place YHA
Corner Boundary and Charlotte Streets
Phone: (+617) 4069 5166
Fax: (+617) 4069 5964
Manager: Scott Orchard
Reception Hours: 7am to 8pm
Cairns Cooktown Express Bus will get you to Cooktown YHA from Cairns
The hostel is located 10 km to airport. Daily flights (Hinterland) from Cairns (30 minutes). Airport shuttle bus to YHA, available to backpackers for $10.
This hostel has good facilities, friendly &helpful staff, &clean &comfortable bedding.
Kevin . (September 2011)
Pam's Place YHA backpackers hostel, is located in Cooktown and the hostel provides complimentary tea and coffee to guests. Internet is available and backpackers can enjoy the hostel pool, games room, kitchen facilities and 24-hour access. Multi-share, private rooms and self-contained units are available.
Cooktown is an Australian town steeped in history, from Jimmy Cook to the modern day. Bushwalking/hiking to secluded beaches and mountains from the hostel, snorkel, crocodile spot or experience Aboriginal guided tours to nearby caves with quality rock art. Mysterious Black Mountain will amaze you or just relax and catch a fish from the wharf. A backpackers paradise!
500 metres to the nearest food store
very quiet town, nice waterfront, great fish and chips at the cafe on the main road ( opposite the pub)
Ph: 07 4044 9944
Free koala, crocodile or snake photo on selected tours when booking through a YHA tour desk.
Ph: 07 4041 9499
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)