Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Hostel
 

57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD, Australia

ExcellentBased on 1,387 reviews
8.2

$17

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Reviews for Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

ExcellentBased on 1,387 reviews
8.2
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.2
    8.2
  • Comfort8.1
    8.1
  • Facilities7.0
    7.0
  • Location9.3
    9.3
  • Services8.4
    8.4
  • Staff8.5
    8.5
  • Value for money8.6
    8.6
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travellers 

About Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort is situated in the heart of Cairns and is within an easy walk of Cairns Central. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a fitness centre and an outdoor pool, and is within...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

0.4 km

Location rating

8.2

Nearest airport

Cairns

Distance to airport

4.7 km

Policies

Check-in

14:00

Check-out

10:00

Internet

Free Wi-Fi

Policy

Pets not allowed

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+61 740 416 566

Amenities at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Top Features

Parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Spa

General

  • Computer use available
  • ATM on-site
  • Electric kettle
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Disabled access
  • Roll-in shower
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Adults only
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shampoo
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Outdoor pool
  • Socket near the bed
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Balcony
  • Restaurant
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Safe
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • Garden
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available

Activities

  • Basketball court
  • Eco tourism
  • Beach access
  • Bicycle hire
  • Cycling
  • Fitness centre
  • Pool table

Services

  • Ticket service
  • Car hire
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Entertainment staff
  • Laundry service
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Photocopier service
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle
  • Shuttle service

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Where is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Most popular landmarks

Barlow Park1.1 km

FAQs when booking at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

  • Is pricing at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort comparable to 2 star hotels in Cairns?

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is generally less than the average price of 2 stars hotels in Cairns. On average, you can expect to pay 41.182 per night in Cairns. Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort will run you $46 per night, which is 20% cheaper than the Cairns average.

  • How close is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort to the nearest airport, Cairns?

    With no traffic, the 4.7 km drive between Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort and Cairns (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 5min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Cairns to Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    For the most freedom while visiting Cairns, consider hiring a car for about $222/day and parking it at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, Cairns, to your hotel is often the most cost-effective transportation solution.

  • Is there a pool at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Yes, Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • What is the Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort please call +61 740 416 566.

  • Does Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness centre at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Yes, Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has a fitness centre available to guests throughout their stay.

  • What is the check-out time at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort check-out time is 10:00, though late check-out may be accommodated if agreed in advance with the hotel reception.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort, Cairns, QLD, Australia?

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort room prices depend on your dates, room type and availability. The average price found recently is $46/night, with the best deals starting from $16/night. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there a restaurant at Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort?

    Yes, food can be ordered from the Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort restaurant. Opening times may vary. For drinks at the accommodation, there is a bar available.

  • Does Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort have a laundry service?

    This accommodation does offer laundry services. Guests also have access to an iron and an ironing board during their stay - either in the room, or by asking the front desk.

  • How far is Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort from Barlow Park?

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is about 1.8 km from Barlow Park, one of Cairns, QLD, Australia’s most popular landmarks.

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