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Shooting Star Apartments, Cairns

Recently acquired by the Friendly Backpacker Group, Shooting Star Apartments is a modern complex offering clean and comfortable self-contained apartments complete with AUSTAR and air-conditioning at competitive prices. Accommodating singles, couples, groups or backpackers, they have a number of options to meet your needs.

A short walk from the Esplanade and Marlin Marina, Shooting Star Apartments is ideally located in the heart of town close to supermarkets, restaurants and the most popular nightspots. Further features include secure on-site parking, poolside barbeque facilities, tour bookings and free internet, laundry facilities and service of the standard you’ve come to expect from the Friendly Group.

Accommodation Options


Double or Twin, self-contained studio apartments with Austar, split-aircon and ensuite bathroom. Includes weekly linen change.


Massive eight share dormitory with living area, kitchenette, Austar and linen provided. Separate toilet and shower facilities. Free internet. Fully airconditioned.


Double or Twin, self-contained studio apartments with a set of bunk beds. Ideal for families or groups. Includes Austar, aircon and weekly linen change.

Activites and Experiences at Shooting Star Apartments

  • Direct
  • 24 hour Reception
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Office Services/Business Services
  • Car park
  • Courtesy transfer
  • Gardens in property
  • Iron
  • Laundry
  • Linen
  • Masseur/Masseuse
  • Microwave oven
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pay/Satellite TV
  • Swimming Pool Outdoor
  • Safety deposit box
  • Tour Desk
  • Only RTN (TQ)
  • Backpacking/Unstructured
  • Group
  • Tourism Tropical North Qld
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • MasterCard
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Visa
  • 3 1/2 Stars
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Blankets
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Clock Radio
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Cooking Facilities – FULL
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • Ensuite
  • Facsimile/Modem point
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • Insect screens
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • ISD phone
  • Linen
  • Microwave oven
  • Non Smoking Room
  • Pay/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Private Facilities
  • Rollaway Bed
  • Stairs
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Video Cassette Recorder

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