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    Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort

    57-89 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    US$187
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    Traveller (91)
    Room & Suite (118)
    Pool & Beach (39)
    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good30%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “bar club” (24 reviews)
    “free meal” (50 reviews)
    “drink deals” (12 reviews)
    Wifi
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 888 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I stayed here for two nights while travelling the East Coast, and it was a very pleasant experience. The staff were very friendly and helpful and there was a nice vibe in the hostel. I stayed in a 4 bed dorm which was very clean,...More

    Thank The1beech
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our stay at Gilligans was amazing. The hostel is good, clean with a good kitchen and a great swimming pool+bar. Great party's as well. We've booked our campervan for the whole east coast and we've booked tours for the red center and kakadu, at the...More

    Thank nelwaanders
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This place has the best value food and drink specials that I have ever seen. Not the venue for a family event but otherwise it is absolutely terrific. Did not stay here but ate and drank here a number of times and was always more...More

    Thank Mitch B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed here as it was recommended to me by so many people and it definitely didn't disappoint. The hostel was very cheap and you got an en suite bathroom and shower which was a bonus. Everything was clean and the receptionists were really friendly....More

    Thank Melissa H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Good party hostel! Can be loud at times if jet lagged and trying to sleep but you know what to expect from a party hotel! Rooms and bedding were clean and comfortable! Rooms were a decent size with balcony to dry clothes or sit out...More

    Thank niahelyar
    Tropical Heritage Cairns
    503 reviews
    #14 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Cairns Plaza Hotel
    1,104 reviews
    #11 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Park Regis City Quays
    538 reviews
    #16 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
    Hilton Cairns
    2,230 reviews
    #5 of 64 hotels in Cairns
     
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    • Pool
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    Traveller (91)
    Room & Suite (118)
    Pool & Beach (39)
    Dining (25)
    Hotel & Grounds (92)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    JohnSmithsGetaway
    31 January 2015|
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    Response from ReviewMeLee | Reviewed this property |
    Just to clarify, they don't let you know it's a party hostel and they don't let you know you have the cheap rooms. Booked a 3month trip down the east coast, this was one of the places the travel guide chose for us, so all... More
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    "All much of a muchness I would think ours was quiet but it was not a Saturday night"
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    "If you're looking for a relaxed quiet night, this is not the place for you"
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    "Higher floors are quiet"
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    "Try to get a room that doesn't face the club"
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