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Get an overview of this hotelCairns hostel in Cairns Central Business District with restaurant and outdoor pool

Location

Located in Cairns Central Business District, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from The Cairns Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park. The Cultural Place and Cairns Central Shopping Centre 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.

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 2.00 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( AUD 2.00 per day )

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

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

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • 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.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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

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

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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.


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