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    Gecko's Backpackers

    187 Bunda St., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good21%
    • Average4%
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    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 362 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The people are great and the place is very nice and very clean! The owner helped us with booking a nice snorkling tour and advised us about where to stay with our camper! We thought the place was so nice, that we will go there...More

    Thank LisaKlok
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I stay here whenever I am im Cairns it is affordable, clean , friendly BUT most of all as a solo, mature (not quite senior!) female traveller I feel safe. Convenient location to Central Shopping Centre, rail and bus transit shuttle to and from the...More

    Thank Vicki K
    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Nice, clean, quiet place. Zero alcohol policy and that is perfect. No bunk beds and free parking in front of the house. You can reach city center in 10 min and big shopping mall with Coles is just across the street. And Peter is always...More

    1  Thank Kodlos
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Kodlos. Thank you very much for your exact description of Geckos. We really appreciate it. Have a safe, happy holiday. Regards from your Geckos friends.

    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    I stayed 5 nights here and would gladly stay longer ! The back packers is nice and simple set up with lots of space to chill and relax... by the pool in the sun or comfy couches to sink into.. i really enjoyed the vibe...More

    Thank tonicope1991
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 15 May 2017

    Hi Toni. Hope all is going well for you. Its really great that you can clearly see and feel the different type of vibe here being a alcohol free place and that you think it is safer. See you soon when you come back to...More

    Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

    Really good hostel, no bunk beds. One of the cleanest I have ever stayed in. Good swimming pool, and wifi works really well ( for being a hostel, I was surprised). Definitely a place to recommend if you want to relax and rest in Cairns...More

    Thank Francisco V
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 15 May 2017

    Good day Francisco. Yes thank you my friend, it certainly is a very quiet place and may I add safe with being no alcohol. We really appreciate your time and review. It was great to see you resting well here. Your Geckos friends.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
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    • US$18 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Gecko's Backpackers Cairns, Queensland
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    Do you guys want me to share with you the written sexual harassment of the crazy mad rapist Peter Hoare . This smelly freak thought that I may look down ad look at his CRAZY person and when I said the truth "I won't look... More
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