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    The Jack Backpackers

    48 Spence St | Corner Sheridan and Spence Streets, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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    • Excellent54%
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    1 - 5 of 202 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I met some of my lifelong friends here. The best thing about this hostel is it really encourages meeting people with the layout. It's a very communal feel and you just can't get away from meeting people. They have a great bar attached, a huge...More

    Thank RubyR1111
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Quality hostel, this hostel is perfect for backpackers, it's attached to a bar that is very lively and you get discount at the bar with your room key. Rooms are big with comfortable bed and you even get a large fridge in you're own with...More

    Thank olliecross
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I have travelled around most of Australia and I have to say that the Jack hostel is one of the best. Great atmosphere and great people. The staff are all friendly and very helpful. The housekeeping crew are really diligent in their work and keep...More

    Thank Michael J
    Reviewed 7 December 2017

    This place is pretty much a free for all and the service is terrible. We dealt with 3 different people at the front desk. 1 was great, 2 had zero interest in being there or of assisting guests in anyway. When we checked in, the...More

    1  Thank CKScubalife
    Response from unionjack1926, Manager at The Jack BackpackersResponded 9 December 2017

    Hi CKScubalife, Thank you for your valuable feedback. It is genuinely appreciated and always taken constructively as we are always striving to provide our guests with the best experience possible. However, after talking to our staff who welcomed you during your stay, it is clear...More

    Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

    Good hostel! Free meal is really nice and a big money saver which we really appreciate as backpackers. Really really clean and newly renovated kitchen, bbq area downstairs and comfy beds. On the corner of two main roads which makes the balcony which is very...More

    Thank liretasu
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • USD 35 - USD 47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    Jellyfur1985
    19 June 2015|
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    Hi, you can use the Cairns Airport Shuttle and book it yourself on the website or by calling them 0432 488 783
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    "Best rooms are the 8-bed mix dorms."
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    "Stay somewhere else"
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    "If there's a way to get a room not on the outside balcony, try that to avoid the noise"
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    "the best rooms are the smaller dorms that are behind reception."
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