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    Gecko's Backpackers

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

    Here I find the most spacious shared room -- 4 beds in a big room with tables & chairs! Other backpackers' hostels always squeeze more than 10 guests in a small room! Also Gecko's is a very clean and nice place where alcohol is not...More

    Thank Yore F
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The people are great and the place is very nice and very clean! The owner helped us with booking a nice snorkling tour and advised us about where to stay with our camper! We thought the place was so nice, that we will go there...More

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

    Hi Lisa. We appreciate your kind words and for recommending our place. It was a pleasure to help you and you are exactly right Geckos is not a place for party people. Take care and all the best from your Geckos friends.

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    I stay here whenever I am im Cairns it is affordable, clean , friendly BUT most of all as a solo, mature (not quite senior!) female traveller I feel safe. Convenient location to Central Shopping Centre, rail and bus transit shuttle to and from the...More

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

    Good day Vicki. It is always a pleasure to see you come to stay over and over again. It just goes to show everyone what a safe, clean and quiet place we have, especially for a school teacher to keep returning. We appreciate your custom...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Nice, clean, quiet place. Zero alcohol policy and that is perfect. No bunk beds and free parking in front of the house. You can reach city center in 10 min and big shopping mall with Coles is just across the street. And Peter is always...More

    1  Thank Kodlos
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 24 June 2017

    Hi Kodlos. Thank you very much for your exact description of Geckos. We really appreciate it. Have a safe, happy holiday. Regards from your Geckos friends.

    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    I stayed 5 nights here and would gladly stay longer ! The back packers is nice and simple set up with lots of space to chill and relax... by the pool in the sun or comfy couches to sink into.. i really enjoyed the vibe...More

    Thank tonicope1991
    Response from Peter H, Owner at Gecko's BackpackersResponded 15 May 2017

    Hi Toni. Hope all is going well for you. Its really great that you can clearly see and feel the different type of vibe here being a alcohol free place and that you think it is safer. See you soon when you come back to...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • USD 18 - USD 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
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