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Gilligans Backpackers Hotel & Resort

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“bar club”(27 reviews)
“drink deals”(12 reviews)
“free entry”(16 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you like to party then this one is for you! I was slightly worried I wouldn’t get any sleep whilst I was here for my 3 nights because we had 2 early morning trips planned but the room I stayed in was well sound...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stay here if you enjoy being woken up by housekeeping every morning before 9AM. They do not care if you are sleeping, they enter the room like its empty. Vacuuming, opening curtains, in and out of the balcony. And a condescending attitude from the front...More

Thank jillyc123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at Gilligans for 3 nights. If you want party it is a good place, if you’d like quiet, it is not. The rooms are ok and the positive point is you can’t ear the music. The kitchen was really clean and spacious, not...More

Thank Marie V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in Jan 2018 with a Contiki tour in a 6bd dorm with bathroom. Nice and clean, with good linens supplied. The staff were friendly and informative about local tours & resturants and had a wild night at the bar with awesome music and met...More

Thank Chez B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go to Gillies all the time, even had an amazing austrailia day here. But unfortunately when I brought some visitors from england a week later, the barwoman (tall, skinny, dark short hair, lip piercings) was ridiculously abrubt and rude. She was like this with every...More

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Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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US$21 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$21 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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JohnSmithsGetaway
31 January 2015|
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Response from ReviewMeLee | Reviewed this property |
Just to clarify, they don't let you know it's a party hostel and they don't let you know you have the cheap rooms. Booked a 3month trip down the east coast, this was one of the places the travel guide chose for us, so all... More
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"Request a room away from the night club"
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"Balkony to the street"
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"Nice pool and bar"
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"Ask for one near the back if you want a quiet one!"
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