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Stay right in the middle of it all at Global Central Backpackers- a funky hostel located right in Cairns City Center. Look out for October madness. $10 dorms are scattered throughout the month in the various room types! Book now to get lucky this Oct

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Global Central
9 Shields Street
Cairns, Australia 4870
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9 Shields Street, Cairns, Australia

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Global Central is situated right in the heart of town,one block from the Esplanade waterfront lagoon.

One of Cairns\' classier hostels, Global Central resides in a converted cinema building and boasts stylish decor and modern, minimalist rooms. It\'s so central you might actually gain weight from the lack of exercise!

A gaping central atrium topped by a wide skylight fills the foyer interior with filtered light, which enhances the already refreshing berth of space. Most dorms are bunkless, opting for sturdy beds that are already made for you. Clean and snappy bathrooms are scattered around each floor and there\'s a funky central kitchen.

You will find a pool on the roof- top with amazing views of the city, great for sunbathing and has a BBQ for the true Aussie experience. Global Central is known for it's roof-top parties which carry on over to PJ'Obriens for the traffic light party or dance on the bar with the Coyote Girls, loads of fun and prizes to be won.

The communal area is dominated by a TV room featuring FOX sports, pool tables or for a breath of fresh air, walk out onto the large timber balcony overlooking the Shield St pedestrian strip. Global Central is large enough to suit both party people and those just wanting to kick back and chill out.
Downstairs there is a tour-desk, beauty salon, chemist, global gossip café, sushi train, fashion stores and everything else the heart of town has to offer.

FREE Linen
FREE Drink with $5 MEAL DEAL
FREE Luggage Storage
FREE Air-Conditioning
24hr Check-in
24hr Security
Roof Top Pool
Friendly Atmosphere

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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.


Internet Access, Airport Pick Up, Linen Included, Luggage Storage, Swimming Pool, Telephone/Fax Facilities, Travel Desk/Travel Info, Common Room, BBQ Area, Non Smoking, Breakfast Not Included, Air Conditioning

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Global Central
9 Shields Street
Cairns, Australia 4870

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