Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
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Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort Hostel

57-89 Grafton Street 57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia Show Map

Excellent from 1,333 reviews
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About Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort is situated in the heart of Cairns and is within an easy walk of Cairns Central. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a fitness centre and an outdoor pool, and is within walking distance of The Reef Hotel Casino.

Gilligan's features an all-hours reception, plus an airport shuttle and a car rental desk. Additional services include 24-hour security.

Gilligans Backpackers Hotel Cairns features 120 air conditioned rooms equipped with all the essentials to ensure an enjoyable stay.

On-site dining options include a restaurant, which is a convenient spot to enjoy a meal. In the evening, guests can relax in the comfortable lounge bar. A wide choice of dining options are also found in the area.

The hostel is close to Reef Fleet Terminal and Cairns Railway Station, making it easy for guests to explore Cairns and its surrounding areas. Additionally, many places of interest are in easy reach.

Excellent 8.3
1,333 guest reviews

Hotel Features


Bicycle rental, Cycling, Fitness center, Pool table


Pets not allowed


Business center, Car rental, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Laundry service, Multi-lingual staff, Photocopier service, Tour desk, 24-hour security, Free airport shuttle, Shuttle service


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, Free toiletries, Shampoo, Shared kitchen, Shared lounge/TV area, Smoke alarms, Shower, Iron and ironing board, Outdoor pool, Socket near the bed, Key card access, CCTV in common areas, CCTV outside property, Balcony, Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas, Body soap, Hairdryer, Lockers, Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas, Tea/coffee maker, Carpeted, Air-conditioned, Refrigerator, Toilet, Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays, Toilet paper, Toilet with grab rails, All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized, Safe, Outdoor furniture, Towels/sheets (extra fee), Complimentary breakfast, TV, Conditioner, Parking (surcharge), Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities, Disinfection of high-touch surfaces, Vending machine (drinks), Vending machine (snacks), Private bathroom, Walk-in shower, Garden, 24hr front desk, Designated smoking area, Storage available, Night club


Free Wi-Fi, Free Internet


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Prior to 10:00 AM

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort reviews

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
from 1,333 reviews

Rating summary

  • Cleanliness 8.0
  • Comfort 7.9
  • Location 9.3
  • Services 8.3
  • Staff 8.4
  • Value for money 8.4