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    JJ's Backpackers Hostel

    11 - 13 Charles St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
    011 61 7 4085 9042
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent63%
    • Very good30%
    • Average3%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “free breakfast” (26 reviews)
    “single room” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    41 - 45 of 232 reviews

    Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

    It's my 2nd time to visit Siquijor and I still choose to stay at JJ's. Cheap accommodation and the BEST beach stretch. I've toured around the island, and I swear, this right here tops it! Jiesa, the owner, is also very friendly and attending especially...More

    Thank Xandra F
    Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 12 July 2016

    Ooops, I think you may have us mixed up with JJ's Backpackers Village in The Philippines?

    Reviewed 15 June 2016

    I just needed a budget-friendly place to stay for the weekend while visiting a friend in Cairns, and couldn't be happier with JJ's - I had a private room with a double bed, for an absolute steal. Everything was clean, shared bathroom and toilet facilities...More

    Thank Garry C
    Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 17 June 2016

    This is awesome, thank you so very much for this great review and thank you for sharing your experience with others, we really appreciate this. Hopefully, we will see you again should you make it back to Cairns. All the best, Tracy, Simon & Lia...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

    Staff made this hostel so welcoming and friendly. Leah at reception is so accommodating and helpful! Hopefully we can come back soon. We were in a campervan and it's only $10 per person so really good value. I recommend this hostel to anyone 👌🏾More

    Thank Olivia C
    Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 31 May 2016

    Thanks thanks thanks thanks for the 5 stars!!!! So so happy you liked our little hostel and it is always great to hear that you would come back. We will look forward to seeing you, if you do. Fun & happy travels, from us all...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2016

    The communication with the hostel and its friendly staff as well as the arrival and departure from the hostel was excellent. Everything was as described. The free breakfast, the usage of provided kitchenware and the very clean bathrooms made the stay excellent. I can recommend...More

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    Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 27 May 2016

    Whoohoo, thank you so much for this fantastic review, we really do appreciate you taking the time to share. It is great that you felt everything was clear for your arrival and departure and that we lived up to your expectations. Thank you so much....More

    Reviewed 13 May 2016

    My stay at JJ's was very good. Tracy and Simon are kind and helpful in booking tours in Cairns and the surrounding area. They have lots of experience and have been doing this for many years. The hostel was clean and well maintained--overall a great...More

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    Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 16 May 2016

    Whoohooo, you're a legend and thank you soooo much for writing this review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay here with us and that you had a good time in Cairns. Safe travels x

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$16 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
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    • Cairns Region >
    • Cairns
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    Room Tips
    "get the aircon rooms, otherwise you are going to regret it"
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    "reach out to JJ's to make sure they can accommodate you!"
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    "Dorm or private, you can't go wrong"
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    "all rooms are good and optional air con or fan dorms twin double and single"
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