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    Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort

    57-89 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good30%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible7%
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    “bar club” (24 reviews)
    “free meal” (51 reviews)
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    Wifi
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    Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed 31 January 2016

    This is a perfect hostel for a non-stop party. Had so so soooo much fun here, the rooms were amazing compared to most, kitchen was massive, pool was great. You'll make plenty of friends and so much to do around the area!

    Thank Chloemacleod
    Reviewed 26 January 2016

    We knew this would be a party hostel so we expected noise, uncleanliness and rowdy rooms. On arrival we were put in a room further away from the music areas because it was free, so that we could appreciate a good night's sleep. The room...More

    Thank laurraa
    Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

    Great hostel with a great venue. The hostel has an amazing pool. The facilities and rooms are nice and clean. The hostel also has a nightclub which is nice. But if you have one of the rooms above the night club it could be hard...More

    1  Thank Niklas E
    Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

    The rooms were clean and the beds were big but that's where the positive review ends. I have worked in housekeeping in hostels before and if we had been as rude as these staff we would have been fired. They are loud and self centered...More

    Thank Katie E
    Reviewed 20 January 2016

    Stayed here for three nights in November 2015 with two friends. After staying in some pretty shoddy hostels in Australia this was a breath of fresh air. Everyone we spoke to that was either going to Cairns or had been had stayed in Gilligans. It...More

    Thank Abby M
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    JohnSmithsGetaway
    30 January 2015|
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    Response from ReviewMeLee | Reviewed this property |
    Just to clarify, they don't let you know it's a party hostel and they don't let you know you have the cheap rooms. Booked a 3month trip down the east coast, this was one of the places the travel guide chose for us, so all... More
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    "Nice pool and bar"
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    "Ask for one near the back if you want a quiet one!"
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    "Level 4 accessible room was fine."
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    "All much of a muchness I would think ours was quiet but it was not a Saturday night"
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