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    The Jack Backpackers

    48 Spence St | Corner Sheridan and Spence Streets, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
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    “free dinner” (36 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 196 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Stayed in the jack for almost a year 2015/16. Really nice 4 bed dorms with ensuite, free Wi-Fi and free dinner. The staff were really friendly and the events team organised activities for us to most nights. For someone working and going out in central...More

    Thank Adam B
    Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here previously (about 1 1/2 years ago) and was delighted to find the Hostel is just as lovely as it was the last time I was here! The room was very tidy and well maintained. The air conditioning cools the room off nicely...More

    Thank Truenoe
    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    Great hostel, we found the rooms to be super clean. Staff were always really helpful & security for the place was pretty tight! Enjoyed the vibe of the hostel & music venue/bar to grab a discounted beer in with your room key!

    1  Thank Ben C
    Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

    Me and my boyfriend have stayed here many times, we feel like it's home! The staff are all really friendly. Facilities are great: kitchen, BBQ, good showers & bathrooms, communal TV room and a balcony to hang out on. The bar downstairs also is great...More

    Thank Gemma B
    Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

    My boyfriend and I stayed here in a private double room for 3 nights and had a really good experience. It's located right in the city centre, about 5 minutes walk from the main Esplanade and Cairns Lagoon. Our room was small but with a...More

    Thank Sophie S
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$ 30 - US$ 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    Hi, you can use the Cairns Airport Shuttle and book it yourself on the website or by calling them 0432 488 783
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    "If there's a way to get a room not on the outside balcony, try that to avoid the noise"
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    "the best rooms are the smaller dorms that are behind reception."
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