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Hotel Description

Hostel near Cairns Central Shopping Centre in Cairns

In Cairns

Within a 10-minute walk of this Cairns Central Business District hostel, you'll find Cairns Central Shopping Centre and Cairns Convention Centre. Reef Fleet Terminal and Cairns Night Markets are also within half a mile (1 km).

Restaurant, terrace

This hostel features a restaurant and 3 bars/lounges. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A terrace, a garden, and a communal living room are also on offer.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

The 33 guestrooms offer free WiFi, refrigerators, and ceiling fans. Safes and showers are also available.

Deluxe Twin Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Basic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Deluxe Double Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Bed in 6-bed Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Deluxe Shared Dormitory, Women only

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Bed in 8-bed Deluxe Dorm with Ensuite Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 3 bars/lounges. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at The Jack Backpackers. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Cairns hostel.

  • 33 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 3 bars or lounges
  • Dining venue
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Computer for guest use
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) (7 km / 4.3 mi)
  • Train station: Cairns Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Jack Backpackers offers 33 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and ceiling fans. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

The Jack - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Happy hour is offered.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 4 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 8 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property's reception hours are 9 AM-7 PM on public holidays.

This property has a live venue on its site. Guests should expect a high level of noise until 2 AM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9 AM - 8 PM.
Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Long-term renters welcome. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Long-term renters welcome. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards in each accommodation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Long-term renters welcome
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Security system
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 30 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

Hotel Names

  • Jack Backpackers Hostel Cairns
  • Jack Backpackers Hostel
  • Jack Backpackers Cairns
  • Jack Backpackers
  • The Jack Backpackers Cairns
  • The Jack Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • The Jack Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Cairns

You should know

  • Children 18 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.