About YHA Cairns Central
Our resort style property is located right in the heart of town, across the road from the main shopping hub and only a block from the train station. We are surrounded by great local cafes, restaurants, and pubs. Comfortable common areas, a swimming pool, and social BBQ area make it the perfect spot to chill out and experience the best of the tropics.
Group stays | Please book group accommodation for school-aged groups with our Groups team.
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YHA Cairns Central is a cashless property.
All private rooms include:
Linen | Table & chairs | Free, fast Wi-Fi | Air conditioning
Ensuite | Parking
All co-living rooms include:
Linen | Individual lockers | Free, fast Wi-Fi | Air conditioning
Ensuite | Parking
*Guests must be over 18 years of age to stay in a co-living room
- Air conditioning
- Games room
- Free, fast Wi-Fi
- Swimming Pool
- Tour Desk
YHA Cairns Central features
- Free, fast Wi-Fi all throughout the property.
- Cairns Central YHA has 59 rooms including Co-living, Twin/Double and Family rooms. All are air-conditioned and many have ensuites.
Reviews of YHA Cairns Central
- "Genuinely the most incredible team in any hotel/hostel environment I’ve stayed in over past ten years! Courteous, friendly, incredibly helpful and welcoming. Right from the online booking, and the front reception to house keeping staff - first class experience. Great facilities too that are incredibly well maintained at all times, great price, great location. Highly recommend to anyone." - Brenden
- "Staff are amazing! Great hostel, friendly helpful stuff, clean amenities especially the kitchen! Bonus that you can book tours in the reception." - K
Things to do in Cairns
- Looking for the best things to do in Cairns? Check out our huge range of Cairns reef tours and discounted attraction tickets.
- If you are coming to Cairns for the AFL - Buses to Cazalys Stadium leave from Spence St, the corner of Cairns Central shopping mall just 2 mins walk from the hostel. Bus numbers are: 141, 142, 143 and 150.
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For over 80 years, YHA Australia has been a safe and inclusive place for travellers from all walks of life. Guests are required to abide by YHA's house rules when staying at our properties.
|Traditional Place Name:|
20-26 McLeod Street
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|Phone:||(+617) 4051 0772|
|Hostel Manager:||YHA Australia|
|Hostel||Open all year|
|Check in||2pm-10pm | After hours arrivals: contact property for alternative arrangements.|
|Check out||until 10am|