Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Hostel
2 stars 

57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD, Australia

GoodBased on 2,203 reviews
7.5

$20

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mar. 7/30

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About Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on julio 22, 2024.
Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort is situated in Cairns and is close to nearby attractions, such as The Reef Hotel Casino and Cairns Central. It is close to the area's tourist hot spots and is minu...

Good to Know

Check-in time2:00 PM
Check-out time10:00 AM
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+61 740 416 566

Amenities at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

  • Parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pool

General

  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • Electric kettle
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Adults only
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shampoo
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Outdoor pool
  • Socket near the bed
  • Key card access
  • Balcony
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Safe
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • TV
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Conditioner
  • Desk
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • Garden
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Night club
  • Storage available

Activities

  • Basketball court
  • Eco tourism
  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Books
  • Evening entertainment
  • Fitness center
  • Pool table

Services

  • Car rental
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Entertainment staff
  • Laundry service
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Photocopier service
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour security

Reviews for Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort, providing insights into their experiences. Travelers have left 2,203 reviews of Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort to date. Review data was last updated on julio 22, 2024.
7.5
GoodBased on 2,203 verified guest reviews
7.1Families
7.4Solo
7.7Couples
7.6Friends

Pros +
  • Friendly staff and great location (in 127 reviews)
  • "Amazing atmosphere, friendly staff!" (in 121 reviews)
  • "Great price, great pool area." (in 78 reviews)
Cons -
  • The loud music every night (in 24 reviews)
  • "No remote for TV, air conditioning leaked" (in 18 reviews)
  • Not many people make it. (in 17 reviews)

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Explore Cairns CBD, Cairns

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is located at 57-89 Grafton Street in the Cairns CBD neighborhood of Cairns. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on julio 22, 2024.

Most Popular Landmarks

Cairns Historical Society Museum0.2 mi
Cairns Central Shopping Centre0.2 mi
Cairns Regional Gallery0.2 mi
Cairns Rainforest Dome0.3 mi
Reef Hotel Casino0.3 mi
Barlow Park0.7 mi
Cazaly's Stadium1.9 mi
Flecker Botanic Gardens2.5 mi

FAQs when booking at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort. FAQs were last updated on julio 22, 2024.
  • Is pricing at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort comparable to 2 star hotels in Cairns?

    In Cairns, the average nightly rate for 2 stars hotels is $101. The expected nightly rate for Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is around $81; a price that is 20% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 2 stars hotel in Cairns.

  • How close is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort to the nearest airport, Cairns Airport?

    There are 3 mi between the closest airport, Cairns Airport, and Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort. The drive to the airport from the hotel should take you 0h 05m with a normal traffic flow. It’s important to take high traffic times into consideration, especially in metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Cairns Airport to Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Getting from Cairns Airport to Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $39/day in Cairns. Luckily, Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Cairns.

  • Is there a pool at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Yes, Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • How close is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort from the Cairns city center?

    The center of Cairns CBD, Cairns, is just 0.2 mi away from the front doors of Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Cazaly's Stadium, which you can get to from Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort using any means of transportation.

  • What is the Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort please call +61 740 416 566.

  • Does Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Yes, there is a gym available to Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort guests. Gym hours may not be 24 hours so it is recommended you ask the front desk during check-in.

  • What is the check-out time at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    10:00 AM is the check-out time at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort, Cairns?

    $21 per night is the best price found recently for a room at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort, with average deals around $81 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.

  • Is there a restaurant at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Yes, food can be ordered from the Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort restaurant. Opening times may vary. A bar is also available on-site.

  • Does Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort have a laundry service?

    Yes, there are laundry services usually available at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort, Cairns. Guests can also use ironing facilities.

  • How far is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort from Cairns Regional Gallery?

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is a good place to stay to see Cairns Regional Gallery. It’s 0.2 mi away.

  • Is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort close to Barlow Park?

    0.7 mi - making Barlow Park a reasonable walk or short drive/taxi from Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort.

  • Does Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort offer accessible rooms?

    Yes, Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort provides accessible rooms for guests requiring them. Make sure to check the deals available on HotelsCombined for the latest availability.

  • What is the cheapest month to stay at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    For the best chance to save money on your Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort reservation, consider staying in March, when prices are typically at their lowest ($59).

  • In what area of Cairns is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort located?

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is located within the Cairns CBD area of Cairns. Utilize the map on this page to understand where Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is in relation to the rest of Cairns.

  • What is the cheapest day to check into Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Consider checking into Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort on Monday, when the nightly price is typically at its lowest (average nightly rate of $24).

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