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Free WiFi are featured in all 120 rooms.
At the hostel's own poolside bar, you can stop for a drink. Enjoy the nightclub and fitness centre as well as access to bike rentals and volleyball. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning free continental breakfast is offered between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of free airport pick-up service.
Attractions within a 10-minute walk of this Cairns Central Business District hostel include Esplanade Lagoon and Reef Fleet Terminal.
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22 May 2019 by Theo C
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12 Apr. 2019 by Theo C
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Great backpackers with awesome facilities
Great facilities, great location
Excellent Centrally Located Accomodation
About the Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & ResortLocation 57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD 04870
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and A poolside bar. Free breakfast is served daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A nightclub, a terrace, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort. A free shuttle from the airport to the hotel is free (available on request). Parking is available for a fee. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Cairns hostel.
- 120 guestrooms or units
- 4 levels
- 2 bars or lounges
- Continental breakfast (free)
- Dining venue
- Bar by the pool
- Self-service laundry
- Front desk (24 hours)
- Staff members are multilingual
- Storage area for luggage
- Front desk safe
- Tour and ticket information
- Pool or billiards table
- Computer for guest use
- Television in lobby
- Smoking in designated areas
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
- Airport: Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) (6.9 km / 4.3 mi)
- Train station: Cairns Station (1.2 km / 0.8 mi)
- Property shuttles: Free airport pick-up
- Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort offers 120 forms of accommodation with air conditioning. This Cairns hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.
- Communal kitchen
- Housekeeping (daily)
- Hairdryer available
- Air conditioning
- Ensuite bathroom
Food & Drink
Guests are served a free continental breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has a restaurant on site.
- Check-in time starts at 2 PM
- Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 8 AM to 8 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 8 AM to 8 PM. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.
- Check-out by 10 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
- No rollaway/extra beds available
- No cots (infant beds) available
- Only service animals are allowed
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Self-parking fee: AUD 8 per day
- On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.
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You should know
- Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
- Children 18 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.