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Room type

Superior Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds, Ensuite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Shared Dormitory (10 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Standard Shared Dormitory, Women only (Eight Beds)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (8 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Shared Dormitory, Women only (6 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (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

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Triple Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

 
 


Get an overview of this hotelCairns hostel in Cairns CBD with restaurant and outdoor pool

Location

Located in Cairns CBD, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from The Cultural Place and within 3 mi (5 km) of Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Regional Gallery are also within 10 minutes.

Property Features

This hostel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a nightclub. Free self parking and free airport pick-up are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a poolside bar, and WiFi in public areas.

Room Amenities

Rooms offer WiFi and showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hostel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This Cairns hostel also offers an outdoor pool, a nightclub, and a terrace. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation - pickup 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free self parking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 120 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Internet

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 )

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 
  • Shower only 
  • WiFi (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 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • 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)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Gilligan's Backpackers
  • Gilligan's Backpackers Cairns
  • Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort
  • Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort Cairns
  • Gilligans Backpackers Hotel And Resort
  • Gilligans Backpackers Hotel Cairns
  • Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel Resort Cairns
  • Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel Resort

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.

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