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    Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort

    57-89 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good30%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “bar club” (24 reviews)
    “free meal” (51 reviews)
    “drink deals” (9 reviews)
    Wifi
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 900 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My review is actually concerning the travel agency, which was incredible!! Alexis helped me put together an amazing itinerary, which fulfilled all of my wishes and added some of his great advice! Even when I had trouble paying with my card there was NO issue!...More

    1  Thank Cmensel
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Beds are very soft. There are no doubles - it's just 2 king singles pushed together. You cannot adjust the temperature of the airconditioning nor can you open the window so sometimes it was too hot or too cold in the room. The shower was...More

    Thank ivana-banana
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed for a week at the place and had a lot of fun. But the last night in the club my mate got kicked out for grabbing a drink that wasnt his. When the bouncers took him outside they twisted his wrist for 5...More

    1  Thank Pablo L
    Response from Vanessa S, Director of Sales at Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & ResortResponded 1 week ago

    The atmosphere at Gilligan's is incredible! Thanks for your review. It's a great place to celebrate with your mates or make new friends! Gilligan's has the biggest entertainment venue in Cairns and the safety and security of all guests is paramount.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Had a really good stay here in the last stop of the east coast travelling and what a way to end it. Made friends throughout the east coast and met up here for a few good nights out. Saw a few reviews in regards to...More

    Thank Longwell28
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Had a great time in Gilligans, For a party hostel I thought it was very very clean, huge rooms, balconies on most of them (I was in a 4 bed). The noise at night from the club was loud if the door was left open,...More

    Thank Conor P
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    • Location
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    • Queensland >
    • Cairns Region >
    • Cairns
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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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    "Nice pool and bar"
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    "Ask for one near the back if you want a quiet one!"
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    "Level 4 accessible room was fine."
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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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