Gecko's Backpackers

187 Bunda St., Cairns, Queensland, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 187 Bunda St., Cairns, is near Paronella Park, Deep Sea Divers Den, Passions of Paradise Reef Tour, and Billy Tea Bush Safaris.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGecko's Backpackers Cairns

    Reviewed by pair_of_beggars

    Bed bugs! Horrendous.

    Reviewed Jan 2, 2013
    by (19 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Gecko's Backpackers Cairns

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Cairns

    A wow day on the Great Barrier Reef !

    A travel blog entry by rob-heulwen on May 01, 2014

    12 photos

    ... suits to protect them from any fiendish devils that might be in the sea at this time of year and not because of getting cold. The sea Temperature was in fact 27 degrees. WOW! Could not fault the staff or the equipment, it was an excellent choice of boat. Without doubt from what we have since heard this dive company is hugely better than the one we were originally booked on. ...

    Jimmy's Magical Mystery Tour

    A travel blog entry by minionmayhem on Apr 01, 2014

    6 comments, 15 photos

    ... the tree! It is in the nature reserve area now but that didn't stop Jimmy telling us to hug and climb it as trees love being touched in the rainforest! Joe was up in a flash! Next Stop - our first natural Lagoon which was called Lake Eachum. We all took a dip whilst jimmy prepared morning tea! We spotted baby turtles and Joe got a free pedicure off the fish that nibbled all the dead skin off his feet... Mmmm yummy! Morning tea ...

    You live and you learn (someday)

    A travel blog entry by noseafood on Oct 31, 2013

    4 photos

    ... can’t swim? After coming close to getting punched in the face from this poor bloke, she advises I sit tight on the raft for a minute while she sorts him out then she comes back to collect me. I swim and I am swimming, my heart pounds and my breath goes up and down like I have forgotten to breathe. I try not to think about the millions of sea urchants moments away from my lower body and try not to look around at the vast miles of nothingness around ...

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    Gecko Hostel
    Cairns, Australia