Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort
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Gilligan’s Backpackers Hotel & Resort

  • Address

    57-89 Grafton Street
    QLD 4870, Australia

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Gilligan’s Backpackers Hotel & Resort

Located in the heart of Cairns City, Gilligan’s is a hotspot of nightclubs, accommodation, events, dining, gaming, travel and much more.

Gilligan’s accommodation is split over four levels. Offering a variety of room types including hotel rooms and dorm style shared rooms with different configurations to meet your needs. All  rooms are spacious, have air-conditioning and en-suite bathrooms. Each floor has its own fully equipped kitchen, Wi-Fi and a communal chill-out area. The top floor includes a gym and powder room available for all guests to take advantage of. The hotel also features lagoon pool, 4 bars, restaurant, gaming room and private functions facilities.

The Fat Seagulls buffet is just one of the many yummy options available at Gilligan’s Backpacker Hotel & Resort. Offering all you can eat buffet dining plus a burger, pizza & snack menu on the side, you won’t leave hungry. Sit comfortably inside the spacious air-conditioned Beer Hall that doubles as a nightclub at night, or “get stuffed” poolside or on the open-air Gilligan’s back deck featuring a dedicated Corona Bar and live entertainment on most days. Don’t forget to try one of their famous Socialite cocktails!


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Gilligan’s Backpackers Hotel & Resort

57-89 Grafton Street
QLD 4870, Australia

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  • Carpark

  • Barbeque

  • Swimming pool

  • Laundry

  • Outdoor furniture

  • Tour desk

  • Public toilet

  • Facilities bar

  • Non smoking

  • Restaurant

  • Business facilities

  • Pay tv

  • Cafe

  • Kiosk

  • Communal lounge

  • Communal refrigerator

  • Communal shower

  • Games or recreation room

  • Communal kitchen

  • Gym

  • Outdoor dining area

  • Automatic teller machine

  • Baggage holding room

  • Alfresco-outdoor dining

  • 24 hour reception

  • Free Wifi

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