Gecko's Backpackers

Address: 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

    Did some sitting!

    A travel blog entry by emmasbigtrip on Mar 21, 2015

    5 photos

    ... anything is for anymore! When I finally got hungry I made for the bar/restaurant by the sailing club because, you know, it looked cool and fancy and had funky music playing. Sipping my Margarita and looking over to the water across the boats I almost felt like I could be in Ipswich! Lols. That's not true at all. This couldn't be more different. For a start it's 31 degrees and I'm sweating where I sit! I have managed to write a second postcard today. First was ...

    Here Comes The Story of a Hurricane

    A travel blog entry by bex-edd on Mar 16, 2015

    4 photos

    ... areas and our hotel reception advised us we may not be able to go on our next flight but be stuck there for longer! It was hype of course, and in the end it headed North, bypassing us completely but sadly affecting the reef too much to get to it.

    Thankfully, Cairns has something else up its sleeve - the most incredible rainforest and mountain ranges, just out of town. On the first day we went to a mountain market village called Kuranda - actually one ...

    The Great Barrier Reef

    A travel blog entry by stephschlittler on Feb 16, 2015

    6 photos

    ... dock out on the Moore Reef which is part of the Great Barrier Reef. We had a quick lunch and fitted ourselves with flippers, a mask and snorkel. Before we set sail I went and inquired about a snorkel tour. This man sat down with me and I almost called in Harry. He looked just like Jeff Daniels. Seriously. I could hardly take him serious and could not wait for Marlin to meet him. Marlin and I snorkeled about an hour on our own. They have a large roped ...

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    Gecko Hostel
    Cairns, Australia