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JJ's Backpackers Hostel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Stayed here with two girlfriends for 6 nights in October. The place is quite basic but it's what you want from a backpackers. Not the real "party" vibe I've had at some places, but everyone was friendly enough. Small pool and communal kitchen are nice...More

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Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 7 November 2016

Thank you so very much for adding your feedback here, we really appreciate this :o) We are glad you had a nice time at JJ's and found us to be friendly and clean. We think you are superstars!

Reviewed 4 October 2016

We've stayed at JJ's for two nights and I can recommend it highly if you don't mind a basic environment. The hostel is overall clean but the rooms itself are not too special. You get a clean bed (be mindful that the one we slept...More

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Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 6 October 2016

Thank you for your feedback and thank you so much for the 5 star rating :o)

Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at JJ's Backpackers for about 10 days in August. We had both stayed before about 6 years previously and knew that we could rely on having a clean, safe and quiet place to stay. This was especially important to us this time round...More

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Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 27 September 2016

Hello to you. Thank you so very much for writing this wonderful review. It was such a pleasure to welcome you back to the hostel and we honestly have not met a more chilled out, smiley little baby as your beautiful little daughter, Chloe. In...More

Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were new to backpacking but enjoyed the easy familiarity of group washing up and mass spaghetti boiling. In other words effortless engagement with like minded people. We particularly enjoyed the relaxed organization that is apparent at JJ's which proved to be efficient without the...More

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Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 17 September 2016

What a fabulous review, thank you so very much to you. We love what you have written and thank you for comments regarding the running of JJ's. We do have lovely people stay with us and we very rarely have to discipline or put up...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016

Tracy & Simon are kind & helpful, it near the city ( only 30 mins. for walk) and have shuttle bus to go to the city. The room & share areas also clean. It is good & safety hostel & I will book next time.

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Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 9 September 2016

Awesome, thank you for this great review. We will look forward to seeing you next time you are in Cairns :o)

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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US$16 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$16 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Double rooms are nice for the experienced in life."
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"get the aircon rooms, otherwise you are going to regret it"
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"reach out to JJ's to make sure they can accommodate you!"
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"Dorm or private, you can't go wrong"
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