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

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      TripAdvisor Reviews Gecko's Backpackers Cairns

      4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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      And I Walked and I Walked

      A travel blog entry by javastoryteller on Jul 18, 2014

      1 comment, 11 photos

      ... a bus stop. We managed to catch one of the rare buses. Sarah figured out a day pass and we were off. Sitting quietly in the nice air conditioned bus I realized that we had been WALKING!

      After a much too short ride, we arrived at the end of the line for the bus. So off we went and walked down the Esplanade. It is a park like area with a man-made lagoon for swimming. Since salt water crocodiles have discovered that oily sun ...

      Day 22: Cairns

      A travel blog entry by caseyfmoore on Jun 17, 2014

      1 comment

      ... the game we came back. Leah and I shared a load of laundry, and hung out downstairs because the internet in this hostel is not great. We then finished our laundry and decided that we were hungry. We went to the mall food court that's right near the hotel. We each chose a place and say together. There is a movie theatre in the mall so we wanted to see what was playing. Of course "The Fault in Our Stars" was out and they had a close showing. We ...

      Our tips and hints/do's and don'ts to date........

      A travel blog entry by dumboot on May 23, 2014

      9 photos

      ... closed or are presently very slow going ie: the Coast Road and The Old Telegraph track up to Cape York. But, we are going with the flow! We have checked into a serviced apartment in Cairns for three nights and are eating and drinking in some of Cairn's finest establishments. The night before last we ate AMAZING seafood at the Raw Prawn which is near the Night Markets on the Esplanade. Last night we headed to the Bay Leaf which is a ...

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      Gecko Hostel
      Cairns, Australia