Geckos Backpackers

  • 187 Bunda Street, Parramatta Park, Cairns Central, 4870 Cairns, Australia - View on map
3.9 /5
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Hotel type: Hostel
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Quick description

Featuring free WiFi, Geckos Backpackers offers accommodation in Cairns, 1.2 km from Cairns Convention Centre. Free private parking is available on site. It is located opposite Cairns Central Shopping Centre, Coles Supermarket and the train station.

Every room includes a shared bathroom. There is a shared kitchen at the property.

Guests of Geckos Backpackers can approach staff at the on-site tour desk for arrangements of reef trips, rainforest tours, Kuranda scenic railway, skydiving, and white water rafting.

The Event Cinemas are 400 metres from Geckos Backpackers, while Cairns Regional Gallery is 1 km away. The nearest airport is Cairns Airport, 6 km from the property.

Rooms: 22

Important information

Air conditioning is including in the room rate.

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Deluxe Twin Room


Shared Bathroom, Shared Toilet

Room Amenities

Iron, Desk, Heating, Air conditioning, Fan

This twin room has air conditioning.

Deluxe Double Room


Shared Bathroom, Shared Toilet

Room Amenities

Desk, Air conditioning, Fan, Iron, Heating

This double room features air conditioning.

4-Bed Dormitory Room


Shared Toilet, Shared Bathroom

Room Amenities

Desk, Iron, Fan

Rooms are 28 square metres.

Single Room


Shared Bathroom, Shared Toilet

Room Amenities

Heating, Desk, Iron, Fan, Air conditioning

This single room has air conditioning.

Triple Room


Shared Bathroom, Shared Toilet

Room Amenities

Air conditioning, Desk, Fan, Iron, Heating

This triple room has air conditioning.

After booking, all of the hotel’s details, including telephone and email address, are provided in the online booking confirmation, confirmation email.

Facilities of Geckos Backpackers


Diving, Cycling, Fishing, Snorkelling

Pools and wellness

Outdoor pool (all year), Swimming pool


Airport shuttle, Street parking, Airport shuttle (additional charge)

Front-desk/reception area services

Luggage storage, Safety deposit box, Tour desk

Common areas

Garden, Shared kitchen, Outdoor furniture, Library, Shared lounge/TV area

Cleaning services


Business facilities



Non-smoking rooms, Air conditioning, Designated smoking area


Free WiFi! WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.


Free parking! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).

Policies of Geckos Backpackers


From 11:00 hours


Until 10:00 hours

Children and extra beds

All children are welcome.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.


Pets are not allowed.

During your stay, pay with

This property only accepts cash payments.

Contact methods

☎ telephone
@ E-mail

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Pools and wellness

Outdoor pool (all year)
Swimming pool

Front-desk/reception area services

Safety deposit box
Tour desk
Luggage storage

Cleaning services


Overall room rating

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