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JJ's Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“free breakfast”(25 reviews)
“small pool”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

JJ the Manager is a gem!! Very kind and helpful and fair. It's a great place, great vibe, great location. Highly recommend JJs. We stayed in other places while we were in Cairns. Compared to another backpackers hostel we stayed in... JJs was a dream!

Thank Robyn C
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Reviewed January 3, 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

1  Thank 970tara
Response from JJsBackpackersHostel, Owner at JJ's Backpackers HostelResponded January 7, 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 April 16, 2018 via mobile

A great hostel here in Cairns! The staff are so friendly and makes you feel at home! We enjoyed our stay the whole time. Perfect service all day long! I highly recommend this hostel! Thanks to the staff for this nice time here in Cairns!

Thank leamenet95
Reviewed March 4, 2018

I enjoyed the night at JJ's. The hostel is simple but the service was great, and the staff was very friendly and helpful. It is conveniently located in the city, allowing for a pleasant stroll to the Night Market. There are restaurants and groceries nearby....More

1  Thank Jeff N
Reviewed February 23, 2018

Pros: clean no-frills hotel with friendly staff. About 30 min away from the CBD. Cons: I slept in a bed whose mattress must be so old that its bedsprings had protruded out. I felt one on first night, but ignored it as I was very...More

Thank Ipsita M
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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Price range
$16 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$16 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Double rooms are nice for the experienced in life."
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"get the aircon rooms, otherwise you are going to regret it"
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"reach out to JJ's to make sure they can accommodate you!"
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"Dorm or private, you can't go wrong"
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