GILLIGAN'S BACKPACKER HOTEL CAIRNS

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$28 per night

PROPERTY OVERVIEW

This property is 7 minutes walk from the beach. Located in the heart of Cairns, Gilligan’s Backpackers has a lagoon-style swimming pool, outdoor bar and large plasma-screen TVs showing sporting events. Guests enjoy free bed linen, free airport pick-up and an internet café.

 

Gilligan’s Backpackers offers a blend of traditional backpacker dormitory accommodation and hotel rooms. All rooms are air-conditioned and offer an en suite bathroom.

Each of the 4 floors at Gilligan's Cairns has its own modern kitchen and lounge area where you can chill out and relax, read a book, watch TV or make some new friends on those lazy days. In addition to free WiFi Gilligan's also offers a Powder Room for the ladies complete with hairdryers and hair straighteners, and a unisex Fitness Center, complementary for all guests.

Gilligan's is situated right next door to the famous Rusty's Market and is surrounded by boutique shops, cafés and clubs. Reef Terminal, the Esplanade and Kuranda Railway Station are in walking distance.

Guests receive an evening meal each night for just AUD 5. Gilligan’s hosts 2 of Cairns’ best nightclubs with weekly events, plus local and international DJs. The on-site travel agency can arrange all activities and flights. 

ROOMS

FACILITIES

Bathroom
  • Toilet

  • Shower

 

Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture

 

Pool and wellness
  • Swimming pool

  • Fence around pool

  • Sun loungers or beach chairs

  • Shallow end

  • Pool bar

  • Outdoor pool (all year)

 

Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails

  • Wheelchair accessible

 

Pets
  • Pets are not allowed.

 

Activities
  • Live sport events (broadcast)

  • Live music/performance

  • Evening entertainment 

  • Nightclub/DJ

  • Cycling

  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)

 

Food & Drink
  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Good coffee!

 

Internet
  • Free! WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge. 

 

Parking
  • Free! Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed). 

  • Accessible parking

  • Secured parking

 

Transport
  • Airport drop off (Additional charge)

  • Airport pick up

 

Reception services
  • ATM/cash machine on site

  • Luggage storage(Additional charge)

  • Tour desk

  • 24-hour front desk

 

Cleaning services
  • Laundry (Additional charge)

 

Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying(Additional charge)

 

General
  • Adult only

  • Shared lounge/TV area

  • Vending machine (snacks)

  • Vending machine (drinks)

  • Designated smoking area

  • Air conditioning

  • Car hire

  • Safety deposit box

  • Lift

  • Facilities for disabled guests

  • Airport shuttle

  • Non-smoking rooms

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