Overview of Hostel
Port Douglas Backpackers has the ideal location in the heart of this little beach side township, just 5 minutes’ walk to everything. We offer you freebies such as WiFi in common areas, BBQ’s, car parking and even a shuttle from Cairns to Port Douglas on Tuesday, Thursdays and Sundays. We’ll keep y
Port Douglas Backpackers happens to be located smack bang in the centre of town so you can get pretty much everywhere by foot including 4 Mile Beach which is just a 5 minute walk! If you're feeling lazy or just too damn relaxed you can hire one of our funky bikes for free!
Free Courtesy Bus Port Douglas to Cairns - Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday
This spectacular drive will only take an hour with our friendly Port Douglas Backpackers staff for our guests. Please note *Free shuttle only runs Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday. Bookings strongly advised as there is limited space available. Book direct on Freecall 1800 995 011 or ask our friendly staff. Free return to Port Douglas also available on Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday.
It's super easy to get to Port Douglas from Cairns on the spectacular Captain Cook Highway and takes just under an hour. Just follow the signs north and about 45 minutes later you’ll turn right into the town. Head all the way along the main road in and we are just one street back off the main street of town..
Port Douglas is a 45 minute drive north of Cairns this is the perfect spot to chill out for a few days or take advantage of local tours such as a day trip to the Daintree & Cape Tribulation or on one of many boats to the Great Barrier Reef.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
All guests must provide a passport or current driver’s licence on arrival. Proof of age cards are not accepted. Check in time is 2pm – free luggage storage is available for early arrivals $10 refundable key deposit per person is required to be paid at time of check in Any guest under the age of 18yrs must be accompanied by their legal guardian and be in a private room. A one night cancellation fee applies to any reservation cancelled within 24 hours of arrival. Groups of 4-10 require a credit card pre-authorisation of $100 on arrival as well as a $10 key deposit per person. If people in groups are arriving separately, the first person to arrive needs to pay in full for the whole group as well as the bonds. Free pick up from Cairns to Port ( Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday ) free return on these days as well!!! (conditions apply see T&C) any other day’s you will need to make your own way. Please not they do not accept surfboards onboard.