Gilligan's Backpacker Hostel
For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of Cairns, Gilligan's Backpacker Hostel is the perfect choice. Its convenient location right in the city center allows you more time to see all that Cairns has to offer.
Enjoy all that Gilligan's Backpacker Hostel has to offer! Free internet access provided within the hostel keeps you connected throughout your stay. Airport transfer services can be booked before your check-in date, to ensure a smooth and convenient arrival or departure. Exploring Cairns is made even more convenient with the taxi and car hire services available at the hostel.
For guests arriving by car, parking is provided free of charge. Always get the assistance you need with front desk services including luggage storage and safety deposit boxes. For longer stays or whenever you need it, the laundromat keeps your favorite travel outfits clean and available. Feel like doing nothing? Available services like room service and daily housekeeping let you get the most out of your time at the Gilligan's Backpacker Hostel.
For guests who would like to smoke, the designated smoking areas are available.
All guestrooms at Gilligan's Backpacker Hostel provide guests with a range of amenities to ensure a restful night. Enjoy your stay even more at the hostel, knowing that some selected rooms include linen service, blackout curtains and air conditioning. Some rooms at Gilligan's Backpacker Hostel are available with design features like a balcony or terrace. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find television available in some selected rooms.
Don't worry about being thirsty as a refrigerator, a coffee or tea maker, instant coffee and instant tea are provided in some guestrooms. Bathroom amenities are just as important as others, and at the hostel you'll find a hair dryer, toiletries and towels available in some guest bathrooms.
Dining and things to do
Don't start your vacation days without your morning coffee, available every morning in the café. A number of great dining options at the hostel assures that you'll always have convenient and delicious choices. A great night out couldn't be easier! Enjoy a fun evening without traveling outside at the bar and nightclub. At any time of the day or night, you can serve yourself a snack at the hostel's vending machines.
Are you a great cook? Make your own meals in-house at the hostel's shared kitchen.
Fill your days with the array of activities and facilities offered at Gilligan's Backpacker Hostel. Don't forget to make a visit or two to the hostel's pool. Burn off you vacation calories with a quick visit to the hostel's fitness facility. Family time on relaxed evenings is easy with the hostel's shared lounge and TV area.
Got someone special waiting for you back home? Then easily pick up a memorable gift at the shops and souvenir shops.
Around the property
Don't spend all your time inside while in Cairns! Cheer on the local team at Cairns Esplanade Lagoon located 600 m away, or just buy some authentic gear and memorabilia to show your support. Be sure to visit Green Island located 540 m away, an item on every checklist of those who travel to Cairns.
Reasons to stay here
Find rooms here that are cheaper than 96% of all other options in the city.
Compared to other accommodations in Cairns, facilities here are rated higher than 83% of them.
Guests who stayed at this hostel have scored it higher than 88% of accommodations in the city.