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Gecko's Backpackers

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“free wifi”(45 reviews)
“manager peter”(6 reviews)
“peaceful hostel”(5 reviews)
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Self-Serve Laundry
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2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree wifimanager peterpeaceful hostelno alcohol allowedfree tea and coffeetwin roomclean place to stayfast wificlean kitchenshopping centreair conswimming poola great staywe've stayedquiet at nighthome away from homecentral cairns
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner loved staying here. Our private room was lovely and clean with a fridge, A fan, a fridge and air con. We shared a bathroom which is was nice and clean, sometime smelt a little. The pool area is lovely, big pool...More

Thank Nina B
Reviewed 9 January 2018

A very recommendable, homely, clean place, in a convenient central position. The big Central Shopping Mall, as well as Railway & Bus Station is in walking distance, even with luggage. It`s got everything you really need: What it doesn`t have, you don`t need !

Thank lojda
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Quite nice little hostel, close to Cairns Central where you can buy groceries at Coles. Clean and comfy rooms, very quiet place. A bit to far away from the esplanade and all the fun. Friendly staff and they are helpful with tourbookings

Thank masalo85
Reviewed 29 November 2017 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 26 November 2017 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
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US$ 26 - US$ 42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"All good quieter further from the road"
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"All rooms are good and spacious to cater for your needs."
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"We had one room on the right side,almost next to the bathroom"
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"Stay at Caravella's instead!"
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