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Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort Cairns

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Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel and Resort
57-89 Grafton Street, Cairns 4870

Toll Free: 1800 556 995
Telephone: +61 7 4041 6566
Facsimile: +61 7 4041 6577


For all group bookings, rates and enquiries please contact reservations.

Guest Information

For all guest mail, please direct to the below address

Poste Restante,
**Guests Name**
38 Sheridan Street,

(Guest will have to collect mail from the Sheridan Street Post Office when they arrive into Cairns)



Getting Here

As a guest of Gilligans, you are entitled to a FREE airport transfer between 8am – 8pm to Gilligans! Cairns Airport Shuttle Bus operates this service.

If you wish to transfer to Gilligans before 8am or after 8pm, full fare must be paid to the driver.

Departure times are approximately every half hour. Go to bus bay 6 outside the domestic and international terminals.

Bookings are not essential, but spaces are limited, so to make a booking, please call 0432 488 783 (you will need your confirmation of booking with you to receive free service)

For groups of 7 or more you can organise a private transfer which can be done by contacting our travel department for a small fee.