Offering every guest free unlimited internet and free daily breakfast, the Northern Greenhouse was awarded Best Backpacker Accommodation in 2008, 2009 and 2010 (Tourism Tropical North Queensland) and was inducted into the Tourism Tropical North Queensland Hall of Fame.
Offering every guest free unlimited internet and free daily breakfast, the Northern Greenhouse was awarded Best Backpacker Accommodation in 2008, 2009 and 2010 (Tourism Tropical North Queensland) and was inducted into the Tourism Tropical North Queensland Hall of Fame.The Northern Greenhouse, located in Cairns, is a famous backpacker resort catering for budget travellers looking for a tropical getaway. Described by the Lonely Planet as 'a cut above the other backpackers', the Northern Greenhouse prides itself on its world-class facilities and activities. Modern terrace apartments overlook a central swimming pool and abut a large wooden entertainment deck littered with cosy couches, internet stations and a pool table - a social hub to meet like-minded travellers and reminisce about your favourite travel destinations. Embrace the free WiFi throughout the premises, enjoy the spotless kitchen facilities fit enough for Gordon Ramsay, get stuck into the beer on tap at the 6-Links bar, enjoy weekly movie screenings, start your day with a complimentary breakfast, wake to the aroma of fluffy golden pancakes on Saturdays, tuck into an Aussie BBQ fit for a King on Sunday evenings and start planning your fancy dress costume for the regular in-house parties! We have a range of daily activities to offer you the best and most active stay in Cairns! On Monday we have a free transfer to a magically hidden tropical rainforest at 1.30pm, on Tuesdays we have a free transfer to the Flecker Botanical Gardens at 12.30pm, on Wednesdays come sailing with us at 12.00pm for $15 followed by a BBQ, play a game of sunset tennis for a $10 court fee (free bus transfers to the court depart at 6.15pm), and enjoy movie night on the entertainment deck! On Thursdays join us and quench your thirst by taking the free bus transfer at 2.45pm to the Blue Sky Brewery and participate in a microbrewery tour for $12. Spend Friday afternoons swimming and lazing about at Ellis Beach. The free bus transfer leaves the hostel at 1.30pm and returns at 5.00pm. A free sausage sizzle is also supplied! On Saturdays enjoy a free pancake breakfast from 11.00am after a well deserved sleep-in! On Sundays we have a free Sunday night Aussie BBQ at 5.00pm (vegetarians catered for), and movie night on the entertainment deck!Room options comprise of spacious six-bed dorms (single and mixed gender), king/twin self-contained apartments, and family friendly four-share apartments. All of which include a private ensuite, storage, air-conditioning and a balcony or garden terrace. All for free, we offer secure parking, WiFi internet, daily breakfast, luggage storage, and complimentary tea & coffee. Our facilities include a 24 hour reception, multilingual staff, a self-catering kitchen, a swimming pool, onsite laundry with irons, our In-house bar, 6 Links, BBQ facilities, pool table, a big screen TV showcasing the latest sports, single and mixed gender rooms, air-conditioning, key card access, No lock out, and an in-house travel desk!
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117 Grafton Street
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