Welcome to Gilligan's Backpacker Hotel & Resort, Cairns Australia! The Ultimate Backpacker Venue
Gilligan's is the ultimate experience in accommodation and entertainment set in the heart of Cairns. Offering guests 5* backpacker accommodation, nightly entertainment and a relaxed atmosphere whilst soaking up the sun, why choose to stay anywhere else?
All room types are fully equipped with an full en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning and four floors of communal areas. Or perhaps try our deluxe dormitories; designed to offer that little bit extra. Available in 4 and 6 bed configurations, these rooms offer TVs, refrigerators and all have a private balcony to kick back and relax after a long day at the reef, rainforest or even a lazy day by our pool.
As a Gilligan's guest you receive the below benefits:
* Free linen
* Free car parking
* Free crockery use in kitchens
* $4 Backpacker Meal from our restaurant
* VIP prices for in house guests
* Discount entry to our special & ticketed events
...and of course full use of all the below facilities:
* Lagoon Pool with Waterfall
* Pool Tables
* TV and Chill Out Areas
* Tour Desk and Travel Information
It doesn't end there...our outdoor lagoon pool is encompassed by a beer deck which during the day offers chilled music, enjoy the atmosphere and maybe even a cold beverage. By sunset this area transforms into a exhilarating night offering a wide range of entertainment evenings from Live entertainment and dj's 7 nights per week, Trivia, Wildlife Show, Beer Pong, Talent Show, Jelly Wrestling, Wet T-Shirt, Pole Dancing and much more as well as on weekends where national and international DJ acts are flown in for that added extra only Gilligan's can provide.
• Monday: Gilligan's Talent Show + Live Entertainment & Dj's
• Tuesday: "Australiana Night" Wildlife Show, Bogan Bingo, Wet T-Shirt & Dj's
• Wednesday: Gilligan's Feud, Live Entertainment, Jelly Wrestling & Dj's
• Thursday: "Ladies Night" Trivia, Live Entertainment Topless Champagne Boys, Pole Dancing Comp & Dj's
• Friday: Live music on the deck & resident DJs
• Saturday: Live bands & resident Dj's plus touring guests acts
• Sunday: "Sun Sets" Dj's by the pool until sundown, Live Entertainment, Wet T-Shirt Comp & Dj's
Live entertainment 7 nights per week on the back pool deck
Gilligan's Restaurant open 7 nights for dinner from 6.00pm - 9.00pm plus open for lunch Friday - Sunday from midday - 3.00pm.
Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel and Resort, 57 - 89 Grafton Street, 4870 Cairns, Australia
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