Book your room at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
Twin Room, 2 Single BedsMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Superior Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds, EnsuiteMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Deluxe RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Shared Dormitory (10 Bed)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (8 Bed)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Standard Shared Dormitory, Women only (Eight Beds)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (6 Bed)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Shared Dormitory, Women only (6 Bed)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Superior Shared Dormitory (6 Bed)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 Bed)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Standard Shared Dormitory, Women only (Four Beds)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Deluxe Shared Dormitory (4 Bed)Max Occupancy: 1 guest
Triple RoomMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
3.5-star Cairns hotel in Cairns CBD, walk to Esplanade Lagoon
Located in Cairns CBD, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of The Cultural Place and Esplanade Lagoon. Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Nearest Transport Options
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a nightclub. Free self parking and free airport pick-up are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace, and WiFi in public areas.
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Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge). This Cairns hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a nightclub, and a rooftop terrace. Complimentary self parking is available on site.
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has designated areas for smoking.
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation - pickup (complimentary)
- Total number of rooms - 120
- Number of floors - 4
- Billiards or pool table
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Designated smoking areas
- Laundry facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Rooftop terrace
- Luggage storage
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Free self parking
- Outdoor pool
- Television in lobby
Family Friendly Amenities
- Outdoor pool
- Laundry facilities
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 2.00 AUD per day )
Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 2.00 AUD per day )
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Shower only
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has a restaurant on site.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Ecotours nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Bicycle rentals on site
- Volleyball on site
- Boat tours nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is 10 AM
Children and extra beds
- All children are welcome.
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No pets or service animals allowed
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 2.00 per day (rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 2.00 per day (rates may vary)
We should mention
This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
This property does not have an official STAR Rating from AAA Tourism Pty Ltd. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.