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JJ's Backpackers Hostel

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11 - 13 Charles St, Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When coming to Cairns, I ended up at JJ's backpackers for several nights - and had a great time. First, office manager Kevin is always positive, cracking jokes and interacting with the guests, plus helping and responding to any question and request that comes up....More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The staff is super friendly and knowledgeable. It is a small hostel with a mellow vibe + small pool if you don't feel like heading to the lagoon. It is a bit of a hike into town, but they offer a regular shuttle to the...More

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Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 7 January 2018

What a wonderful review, thank you! It is great you enjoyed your sty and we really appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences with others. Safe travels from us all at JJ's x

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at JJ's in my campervan and couldn't have found a better place to base myself for a few days in Cairns. Kevin at reception and looking after the hostel was the friendliest, most helpful guy ever, it's a lovely walk along the esplanade into...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. They kindly let us in at 12.45am as we got a bit lost on the way and had been walking for hours. The staff were so kind and amazing. KIM was brilliant a cheery lovely women, fantastic with people. We are...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful introduction to tropical Queensland at JJ's backpackers. Kevin at reception was so welcoming and helpful with booking tours. The room and communal areas were all clean. Location was good and the free shuttle into Cairns useful too. We had a fabulous...More

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One of the few smaller hostels in Cairns, JJ's offers a friendly, social atmosphere and fantastic service. This owner/operated hostel is perfect for meeting people, having fun and has that family feel you are More looking for. Breakfast & WiFi included, all bed linen is provided and dorms are only 3 or 4 share! Doubles, twins & singles available and a free courtesy bus, train and city pick up. Secure off street parking for those self-drivers. All you will need for a safe and comfortable stay whilst in Cairns. JJ's operates a comprehensive Tour Booking Service offering discounted tours and adventures. Local, experienced Staff will give you honest advice on tours, transport options, where and what to see and do in Cairns, Queensland and the rest of Australia. Other services available at JJ's include; Fully equipped kitchen & BBQ facilities * Swimming Pool & Table Tennis * Games, X Box, DVDs, TV room & Book Swap * Air Conditioning for summer * Blankets for winter * Photocopy, printing & scanning * Laundry * Towels ($2 hire) * Free Safety Deposit & Backpack Storage* Hair-dryer/straigheners * Free tea & coffee. Close to Esplanade, gym, supermarket, takeaways and pub. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$14 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$14 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
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"Double rooms are nice for the experienced in life."
4Me33
4 Mar 2018
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"get the aircon rooms, otherwise you are going to regret it"
637marceg
22 Mar 2017
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"reach out to JJ's to make sure they can accommodate you!"
213MAS-1954
9 Mar 2017
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"Dorm or private, you can't go wrong"
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4 Feb 2017
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