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    Gecko's Backpackers

    187 Bunda St., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My friends and I stayed here for two evenings and left earlier for comfort and personal safety. The owner, Peter, was hostile and unfriendly. He became aggressive and threatening after he found out our group had joined a tour not advertised by him. We were...More

    Thank jwsc40212
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi jwsc40212 I have no idea who you are and can you be fair and please contact me at geckoscairns@gmail.com to let me know specifically what I did that was unfriendly, aggressive and threatening. It seems to me that this is all in your own...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I Stayed here while attending the World Mountain Bike Championships. This place attracts a good cross section of Australian and International travellers. Very friendly and helpful staff. Conveniently located in Central Cairns.

    Thank John P
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Good day John Thanks a lot for your excellent review as we really appreciate it Your Geckos friends wish you well back home in New Zealand. We may see again in the future championships.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I have stayed in hostels all over world for many years. This hostel is 5 out of 5. The owner very good and seems to care about his guests. The staff very friendly. All of the hostel is Very clean. Great location opposite a large...More

    Thank Gordon M
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Gordon. Brilliant my friend. What you said is exactly our Geckos place. It is great to see you keep coming back. We look forward to seeing you again and thank you for your review. Best wishes and regards from your Team.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Very welcoming, quite and clean place to stay. I’ve stayed here many times and always happy to come back. Peter the owner is very friendly and to always willing to help. Prime location in the center of Cairns. Close to shopping malls and a 10...More

    Thank Udo H
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Udo. We appreciate your review and are so happy to see you keep coming back. All the very best with your trip around Australia and stay safe from your Geckos friends.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I am very happy to provide an honest reference for this hostel. I am highly impressed with the high calibre of this hostel .Clean,quiet,respectful,safe alcohol free.The best hostel in Cairns !!! The manager and his team are consistently polite,friendly, positive and helpful and are very...More

    Thank 833ella
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Ella. We are very happy that you can see and appreciate the reality of Geckos Backpackers. Our objective is to keep the place as clean, quiet and safe the best we possibly can. May you have a great holiday and we really appreciate your...More

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    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
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    • USD 18 - USD 44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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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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