Facilities & Useful Info

At Cable Beach Backpackers, we provide you with all the essentials to ensure you have a great stay – at a great price!


Reception hours
Our friendly reception is open daily and we welcome you to check in anytime from 12 noon and check out by 10am.

What’s included

  • Spacious kitchen: Perfect for making your own meals with commercial sized fridges, dry food storage areas, multiple stoves, microwaves, toasters, kettles, dinnerware and utensils at your disposal.
  • Bathrooms: Separate male and female communal showers, toilets and wash basins with large clean mirrors.
  • Laundry room: Coin operated washing machines and dryers are available with an iron and ironing board available for your use. Detergent can be purchased from reception.
  • Tropical outdoor pool
  • Licensed bar: Enjoy our happy hour and daily discounted drinks
  • Outdoor BBQ area and large grassed area with free use of BBQs
  • Beach volleyball court and mini basketball court
  • Activities: Pool table, table tennis, bar games
  • 24/7 security: We have security cameras running 24 hours a day and our staff live on site so they’re able to attend to any security issues that may arise.

Free stuff
We all love freebies! Here’s what we provide free of charge during your stay:

  • Complimentary linen and blankets (fully refundable deposit is required upon check in)
  • WiFi Internet access
  • Regular sausage sizzle and hot dog nights
  • A fully equipped kitchen complete with appliances and all the cooking utensils you’ll need to go all Masterchef on us!
  • Movies and board games to keep you entertained
  • Pool comp nights
  • Spacious onsite parking
  • Luggage storage for day of check out

The bathrooms and kitchen are thoroughly cleaned each day, and all rooms are freshened up daily to ensure a clean environment. As the majority of our facilities and amenities are shared, we ask that you try keep these areas clean after use, and be mindful of your fellow travellers.

Given the nature of our hostel and bar facilities, it is normal to expect some noise until the bar closes at 10pm. We ask that all guests keep noise down to a minimum after 11pm for the consideration of others and our neighbours. Please also bear this in mind when sharing a room.

Your satisfaction is extremely important to us. Should you have any concerns or problems during your stay, please let us know so that we can address the problem.

It’s all good! Book your bed directly online or freecall 1800 655 011 and save up to 10% on your stay.