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    The Jack Backpackers

    48 Spence St | Corner Sheridan and Spence Streets, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    “free dinner” (34 reviews)
    “free wifi” (27 reviews)
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    11 - 15 of 190 reviews

    Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

    I' ve stayed already in November 2016 at the Jacks and loved it so much that I came back for 6 weeks in January. This hostel is the cleanest one I have ever seen. Especially Harriet and her housekeepers, everyday they are do a great...More

    1  Thank Iva P
    Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

    I stayed at The Jack and it has been the most comfortable hostel I have stayed in Australia so far. I stayed on the side attached to the reception office. The rooms are spacious, ensuite and each have a refrigerator. The aircon is fantastic. The...More

    2  Thank Devin E
    Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

    Hi, I've stayed in 5 different hostels in cairns. I ended up staying in the Jack from June on until December. The difference between this hostel and any other one is just it gives backpacker the feeling of being home. They've got loads of space,...More

    1  Thank Tara M
    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    Lovely clean hostel, rooms get cleaned everyday (ours was cleaned by an amazing woman called Harriett), good atmosphere and everyone was extremely helpful. FREE meal every night which was so good! Jason at reception literally could not do enough for us. The staff are a...More

    1  Thank Jade-kirk1991
    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    The time I stayed at the jack was amazing, every department was flawless from spotless comfortable rooms, impeccable bar service with great offers for backpackers and the food was out of this world, the must have great chefs! I will defiantly return, very highly recommend...More

    1  Thank lovefood159
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    538 reviews
    #16 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Hilton Cairns
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    #5 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Cairns Plaza Hotel
    1,104 reviews
    #11 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Tropical Heritage Cairns
    502 reviews
    #14 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
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    • US$18 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    Jellyfur1985
    19 June 2015|
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    Hi, you can use the Cairns Airport Shuttle and book it yourself on the website or by calling them 0432 488 783
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    "If there's a way to get a room not on the outside balcony, try that to avoid the noise"
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    "the best rooms are the smaller dorms that are behind reception."
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    "All rooms are quite good"
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    "Private rooms with the lower room numbers are quieter, as they are slightly further away from the kitchen..."
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