Gilligan's Backpacker Hotel & Resort Cairns at a glance
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, a fitness room 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 Gilligans 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.
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 a free evening meal each night with a purchase of a beverage. 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.