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Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns

ex. gilligan's backpackers hotel & resort

57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, Australia  show map
 4 stars
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Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Babysitting
Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Air conditioning

In-room air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Game room

Cribs/ Baby cots

Private beach

Beach access

Overview

The 2-star Gilligan'S Backpackers Hotel & Resort is situated a mere 20 km away from Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Built in 2003, the spectacular hotel was renovated in 2010.

Located in a central area with eateries, casinos and restaurants, guests will see why Gilligan'S Backpackers Hotel & Resort is admired by many tourists. The venue is set within 7 km from Cairns city center.

Gilligan'S Backpackers Hotel & Resort is set close to shopping centers, boutiques and a market.

The property enjoys great location within a 15-minute drive to Cairns airport.

Rooms

The hotel has modern guestrooms include dorm dormitory room, deluxe dormitory room and standard king room that come with a mini bar, climate control, pay television, an individual safe and a fridge. The rooms feature a kettle and crockery as well as en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The lounge restaurant serves dishes of local cuisine. The large snack bar offers billiards and a terrace. Guests can wine and dine at Paleo Cafe and Phuket Thai Seafood Restaurant, located in the neighborhood.

Services

There are a storage room, an elevator and a hairdresser available on the premises.

Relax

Gilligan'S Backpackers Hotel & Resort pampers guests with a nightclub, a rooftop terrace and loungers. The hotel provides volleyball and cycling for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas at AUD 2 per hour.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   120.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Cycling
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Live entertainment
  • Night club
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Clothes dryer
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster

Media

  • Television

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns Cairns location
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Hotel Address:

57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, Australia

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City Center
  • Cairns
    6.2 km
Airports
  • Cairns (CNS)
    5.9 km
Train Stations
  • Cairns Central Station
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Lillipad (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    20 m
  • Candy (cuisine: Australian)
    30 m
Beaches
  • Cairns Esplanade Swimming Lagoon
    580 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    120

Rooms and availability

Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

Standard Room. ROOM ONLY. Dynamic product

Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns photos Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • Bathroom:Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

Standard|TRIPLE HOTEL ROOM

Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Beds in shared room, 1 Bed in shared room

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Room Description:

Shared Facility|BED IN SHARED ROOM 8 BED-FEMALE ROOM

Dorm Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bed in shared room

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Room Description:

Shared Facility|Female Dormitory Bed (8 bed dorm) Single Bed

Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

Deluxe Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • Media:Television
Room Description:

Deluxe Room

Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • DVD player
Room Description:

This private room features an en suite bathroom, air conditioning, balcony, TV and fridge. Towels and bed linen are included.

Deluxe Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Beds in shared room, 1 Bed in shared room

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Room Description:

BED IN SHARED ROOM 6 PEOPLE-DELUXE

Deluxe Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns photos Room
Private King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • DVD player
Room Description:

This private room has an en suite bathroom, air conditioning, TV and fridge. Towels and bed linen are included.

Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns photos Room
Private Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

This private room has an en suite bathroom, air conditioning, TV and fridge. Towels and bed linen are included.

Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Deep Sea Divers Den1.1 km

Popular areas

  • Cairns Rainforest Dome400 m

Places of interest

  • Rusty's Markets100 m
  • Cairns Family Court100 m
  • Martin College200 m
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre300 m
  • Cairns Magistrates Court300 m
  • Cairns City Library300 m
  • Cairns Night Markets400 m
  • Reef and Rainforest Research Centre400 m
  • Cairns Esplanade Lagoon500 m
  • Cairns Electorate Office600 m
  • Cairns Esplanade700 m
  • Cairns Regional Council900 m
  • TAFE Queensland North - Cairns Campus2.1 km

Train stations

  • Cairns Central Station300 m
  • Cairns Central Station300 m

Convention centers

  • Cairns Convention Centre100 m

Amusement

  • Lagoon500 m

Museums

  • The Cairns Museum200 m

Parks

  • Cairns Flecker Botanic Gardens3.9 km

Theaters

  • The Cairns Civic Theater600 m
  • The Center of Contemporary Arts600 m

Galleries

  • Cairns Regional Gallery300 m

Public parking

  • Cairns Base Hospital1.4 km

Local attractions

  • DFO Cairns, Direct Factory Outlets2.6 km
    274 Mulgrave Rd Westcourt
  • Cairns Botanic Gardens4.0 km
    64 Collins Ave
  • Crystal Cascades8.4 km
    The Rocks Rd The end of the road
  • Tanks Arts Centre3.8 km
    46 Collins Avenue
  • Cairns Botanical Gardens 4.1 km
    1 Collins Ave

Near the hotel

  • Rusty\'s Market100 m
    44 Spence St
  • Cairns Museum320 m
    School of Arts Building, Cnr Lake and Shields Streets
  • Night Markets400 m
    71/73-75 Esplanade
  • Cairns Art Gallery460 m
    Cnr Abbott & Shields Streets
  • Orchid Plaza260 m
    58 Lake St
  • Cairns Harbour Cruises360 m
    Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street, Cairns
  • Cairns Esplanade Swimming Lagoon580 m
    Cairns Esplanade, Cairns

Restaurants nearby

  • Lillipad20 m

    Address: 72 Grafton St
    Phone: (07) 4051 9565

    71% likes this, based on 110 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian

  • Caffiend Cafe Art Music40 m

    Address: Shop 5, 78 Grafton Street
    Phone: +61 7 4051 5522

    81% likes this, based on 80 reviews
    Price Range: USD 4 - USD 25

  • Meldrum's Pies In Paradise40 m

    Address: 94 Grafton St
    Phone: 07-4051-8333

    83% likes this, based on 65 reviews

  • Candy30 m

    Address: 70 Grafton Street
    Phone: 0740318816

    71% likes this, based on 77 reviews
    Cuisine: Australian

  • Macaron40 m

    Address: 62 Grafton Street
    Phone: 07-40283414

    70% likes this, based on 73 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    120

Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 24 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    5.8

  • Group of friends
    5.4

  • Single
    8.2

  • Single
    7.0

  • Family with children
    6.6

  • Single
    5.0

How to reach hotel

hotel Gilligan'S Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns Cairns location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, Australia

Get directions
City Center
  • Cairns
    6.2 km
Airports
  • Cairns (CNS)
    5.9 km
Train Stations
  • Cairns Central Station
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Lillipad (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    20 m
  • Candy (cuisine: Australian)
    30 m
Beaches
  • Cairns Esplanade Swimming Lagoon
    580 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    120