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Hi, I've stayed in 5 different hostels in cairns. I ended up staying in the Jack from June on until December. The difference between this hostel and any other one is just it gives backpacker the feeling of being home. They've got loads of space,...More
Lovely clean hostel, rooms get cleaned everyday (ours was cleaned by an amazing woman called Harriett), good atmosphere and everyone was extremely helpful. FREE meal every night which was so good! Jason at reception literally could not do enough for us. The staff are a...More
The time I stayed at the jack was amazing, every department was flawless from spotless comfortable rooms, impeccable bar service with great offers for backpackers and the food was out of this world, the must have great chefs! I will defiantly return, very highly recommend...More
I was fortunate enough to stay in a room by myself even though it was a 4 bed dorm but the noise level was unbearable at times. The balcony rooms face directly across a huge bar so on the weekends they have a live rock...More
Good sized lockers and trays underneath the beds to put your bags in, which keeps room tidy. Fridge in room which is great. Beds a bit shaky when climbing up to top bunk, so it didn't feel too stable. Bathroom small but fine. Cheaper drinks...More
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US$ 17 - US$ 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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