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Gecko's Backpackers

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  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
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“no alcohol”(26 reviews)
“free breakfast”(31 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gecko backpacker's it's a great place for backpacker because his place and the price. Very comfortable with all the things that you need- kitchen, laundry room, good showers and good rooms. Enjoy your staying 🤙🏼

Thank idan k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I stayed one night in a private room with our own refridgerator. Gecko's was clean, quiet and the owner, Peter, was very accomodating and helpful. He even went out of his way to help us find parking for our vehicle for three...More

Thank axil82
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I love geckos! The people are really friendly and the owner, Pete was always helpful. The no alcohol policy is good and ensures that there's peace and quiet at night. The rooms are clean and the place is affordable. It's good for families, or couples...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I have returned to Geckos 3 times now and will continue to go back ?.Why ? The excellent location in the Cairns CBD and excellent budget price. Also Peter the owners always helpful and approachable.Thanks Geckos!

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very good location, walking distance to the city centre. Rooms are practical, some of them have fridge and AC. The best thing here is the cleanness, especially the bathrooms are always nice and tidy! Service is very nice too!

Thank NinaHorcicakova
Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Nina. Thank you very much for reporting our continuous, mandatory and endless efforts that we provide to keep this place clean as it is extremely important for all of us. We really appreciate your excellent review. Happy & safe travelling from your Geckos friends.

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