Overview

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort

57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
+61 740 416 566

$17+

Overall guest ratings

8.2/10 Excellent
Based on 962 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 9.0
  • 8.4
  • 6.9

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Nice building
  • Spacious rooms

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    About

    Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort is just 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the airport and offers free pick-up service. After splashing around at the outdoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Other highlights include a nightclub, a poolside bar, and a terrace.

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    Amenities

    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Car rental
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Bicycle rental
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Night club
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Adults only
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free airport shuttle
    • Pets not allowed
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 962 reviews
    • 9.4 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.4 "Food is delicious."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
    • 8.3 "Bar is amazing."
    • 8.2 "Vibe was good."
      7.7 "77% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      7.1 "71% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      10.0 "100% thought, the hotel was modern."
      10.0 "100% thought the hotel was luxurious."
    • 6.9 "Average comfort."
    • 6.6 "Average value."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
      2.9 "71% thought it was overpriced."
      3.6 "64% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 125 reviews
    • 9.5 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Food is delicious."
    • 8.3 "Amenities are good."
    • 8.2 "Vibe was good."
      7.5 "75% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.2 "Average value."

    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 836 reviews
    • 9.4 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
    • 8.4 "Amenities are good."
      8.3 "83% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.2 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.7 "57% thought the kitchenette was ok."
      6.5 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 65%."
    • 6.8 "Service is ok."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the service was professional."
      6.4 "64% said the reception staff was ok."
    • 6.5 "Average value."
    • 3.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
      2.7 "73% thought it was overpriced."
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    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Nice building"
    "Spacious rooms"
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