5 Digger St.
Swaying palms, smooth tunes 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 Zanzibar Bar & Grill, our friendly hostel pub.
When the taste buds bite, enjoy a pool-side breakfast or Aussie BBQ dinner at Zanzibar, 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, free return transfers to the airport, bus station and central Cairns.
WiFi now available in all rooms.
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!
FREE nightly entertainment:
Monday - Pool Competition (WIN a Bungy Jump)
Tuesday - Acoustic Tuesdays with James Braithwaite and open mic
Wednesday - Jenga Competition (WIN a Fitzroy Island trip)
Thursday - Team Trivia (WIN 'Zanzibucks' worth $75)
Friday - Funky Friday (changes weekly)
Saturday - Minute To Win It (WIN a 2 for 1 trip to the Great Barrier Reef)
Sunday - Slithering Sunday's live snake and reptile show