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JJ's Backpackers Hostel

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11 - 13 Charles St, Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful introduction to tropical Queensland at JJ's backpackers. Kevin at reception was so welcoming and helpful with booking tours. The room and communal areas were all clean. Location was good and the free shuttle into Cairns useful too. We had a fabulous...More

Thank Carolyn T
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The staff is super friendly and knowledgeable. It is a small hostel with a mellow vibe + small pool if you don't feel like heading to the lagoon. It is a bit of a hike into town, but they offer a regular shuttle to the...More

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Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded 8 January 2018

What a wonderful review, thank you! It is great you enjoyed your sty and we really appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences with others. Safe travels from us all at JJ's x

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

As a solo traveler for the first time, this hostel really put my nerves at ease, with Great friendly staff from all over the world, although not the party hostel it’s unique atmosphere is well deserved of the 5 stars! Around 20 minutes walk along...More

Thank sion t
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The JJ's is a nice small hostel outside of the busy area of Cairns. However it's just a 20min walk from the city or a 5min drive with the free shuttle bus provided by the hostel. The concept of the hostel is not a party...More

Thank Robin R
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I selected the hostel because I wanted to try something cheap. Being in my 60's, I like to try different things. I had an early flight out, but the owner at the front desk helped me find and best transportation to the airport. He was...More

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One of the few smaller hostels in Cairns, JJ's offers a friendly, social atmosphere and fantastic service. This owner/operated hostel is perfect for meeting people, having fun and has that family feel you are ...More looking for. Breakfast & WiFi included, all bed linen is provided and dorms are only 3 or 4 share! Doubles, twins & singles available and a free courtesy bus, train and city pick up. Secure off street parking for those self-drivers. All you will need for a safe and comfortable stay whilst in Cairns. JJ's operates a comprehensive Tour Booking Service offering discounted tours and adventures. Local, experienced Staff will give you honest advice on tours, transport options, where and what to see and do in Cairns, Queensland and the rest of Australia. Other services available at JJ's include; Fully equipped kitchen & BBQ facilities * Swimming Pool & Table Tennis * Games, X Box, DVDs, TV room & Book Swap * Air Conditioning for summer * Blankets for winter * Photocopy, printing & scanning * Laundry * Towels ($2 hire) * Free Safety Deposit & Backpack Storage* Hair-dryer/straigheners * Free tea & coffee. Close to Esplanade, gym, supermarket, takeaways and pub. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
USD 14 - USD 53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
JJ's Backpackers Hostel Cairns, Queensland
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
USD 14 - USD 53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
JJ's Backpackers Hostel Cairns, Queensland
Location
Australia > Queensland > Cairns Region > Cairns
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"Double rooms are nice for the experienced in life."
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