YHA Cairns Central is in the centre of town, just a short walk from the Esplanade. This popular Cairns hostel is the perfect starting point for trips to the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest, Atherton Tablelands, Cape Tribulation, Port Douglas and Cooktown. Scuba-diving courses, whitewater rafting, bungee jumping and all your adventures can be arranged with the hostel’s friendly tour desk staff. YHA Cairns Central has dorm, twin, double and family rooms available, all with keyless entry, air-conditioning and many with en-suites. Facilities include a pool, two spas, a large outdoor games area, kitchen, laundry, indoor and outdoor dining area, Internet Café, TV room, secure luggage storage and YHA Travel and Tours DeskSnorkel, dive or spend the day out on the Great Barrier Reef – a World Heritage-listed spectacular of coral islands and marine life. Enjoy the Cairns Esplanade restaurants, shops and bars. Travellers can also take the scenic railway to the quirky Kuranda village in the rainforest. Getting to the hostel: Cairns Airport is 7.5km from YHA Cairns Central. Airport shuttle bus pick up is available (arrivals only) between 8am to 8pm for a discounted rate of $5. Airport transfers must be booked in advance please contact the hostel directly for instructions on how to book. Available for YHA Cairns Central guests only. Cairns Bus Terminal is 1km from YHA Cairns Central. All major coach companies service Cairns. Parking – limited secure parking is available onsite. Please inquire prior to arrival to avoid disappointment. As far as hostels in Cairns – YHA Cairns Central is extremely convenient. Cairns Railway Station is across the road only 50m away! Queensland Rail Services to/from Brisbane depart from Cairns Railway Station. Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Journeys also depart from Cairns Railway Station.