Room type

Superior Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds, Ensuite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Shared Dormitory (10 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Standard Shared Dormitory, Women only (Eight Beds)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (8 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Shared Dormitory, Women only (6 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (6 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Superior Shared Dormitory (6 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Standard Shared Dormitory, Women only (Four Beds)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Deluxe Shared Dormitory (4 Bed)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Triple Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star Cairns hotel in Cairns CBD, walk to Esplanade Lagoon

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Location

Located in Cairns CBD, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of The Cultural Place and Esplanade Lagoon. Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a nightclub. Free self parking and free airport pick-up are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace, and WiFi in public areas.

Room Amenities

Rooms offer WiFi and showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge). This Cairns hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a nightclub, and a rooftop terrace. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation - pickup 
  • Total number of rooms - 120 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in lobby 
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 2.00 AUD per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 2.00 AUD per day )

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 2.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 2.00 per day (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

This property does not have an official STAR Rating from Star Ratings Australia. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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