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The Jack Backpackers Hostel

Corner Sherdian and Spence Streets, Cairns, Australia

The Jack - The only Pub Style Backpackers right in the heart of Cairns City. FREE WIFI & good quality FREE EVENING MEALS included in your room price! Read more

84% Overall Rating 80 out of 98 customers would recommend this property based on 98 reviews

Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 82%

Facilities 77%

Location 90%

Safety 86%

Staff 91%

Value 83%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Restaurant
  • Steam room
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.49USD

Important Information

Please note that The Jack Backpackers is unsuitable for persons under the age of 18. Bookings made by any guests under the age of 18 will not be confirmed.
Reception operating hours are: Monday to Sunday - 8am -9pm
Please note that if you are a late check-in after 9pm, please call The Jack Reception to arrange a late check-in.
Please also note that The Jack Backpackers only accepts booking with a valid international passport and credit card. Both credit card and passport will be required upon check in.
We do not accept large group bookings, unless a group booking has been authorised.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cairns?

Contact us directly

The Jack - The only Pub Style Backpackers right in the heart of Cairns City. FREE WIFI & good quality FREE EVENING MEALS included in your room price! Read more

Shared Rooms

Deluxe 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 4 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Deluxe Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About The Jack Backpackers

The Jack Backpackers is a newly refurbished pub-style backpacker accommodation. The Jack offers all guests FREE WiFi as well as a FREE good quality evening meals!

The hostel has a range of 8, 6 and 4 bed dorms, and private twins and doubles to suit any budget traveller. The rooms can either have ensuite's or shared bathrooms. All rooms come with a refrigerator, air conditioning, and security lockers. The hostel is located above a pub with a huge outdoor beer garden, perfect for enjoying some drinks in the beautiful, sunny Cairns weather. The pub also has a restaurant, Casino gaming room, and crazy themed nights to make your stay that much more memorable!

We offer great deals at our very own travel desk! Book your tours & cairns activities with our receptionist and travel agents to get the best local knowledge.

Please be aware that live music and DJS will be playing at the bar near the accommodation until 1am on a Friday and Saturday nights, as it is the weekend and time to party! So expect to be able to hear the music on those nights until 1am.

The Jack Backpackers prides itself on providing clean, affordable accommodation right in the heart of Cairns CBD; 2mins walk from the lagoon and all the bars and clubs Cairns has to offer. You also receive a discount card on check-in, which discounts all food and drinks in the bar. It doesn't get any better! Book now and enjoy your stay in Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef!

Please note that if you are a late check-in after 8pm, please call The Jack Reception to arrange a late check-in. Please also note that The Jack Backpackers only accepts booking with a valid international passport and credit card will be required upon check-in. The Jack Backpackers is unsuitable for persons under the age of 18. Bookings made by any guests under the age of 18 will not be confirmed.

We do not accept large group bookings, unless a group booking has been authorized.

Accommodation Information

Reception operating hours are:
Monday to Sunday - 9am -8pm
Please note that if you are a late check-in after 8pm, please call The Jack Reception to arrange a late check-in.
PLEASE ALSO NOTE THE JACK BACKPACKERS ONLY ACCEPTS BOOKINGS WITH A VALID PASSPORT AND CREDIT CARD. BOTH CREDIT CARD AND PASSPORT WILL BE REQUIRED UPON CHECK IN. We do not accept large bookings, unless a group booking has been authorized.

Location Information

Situated right in the heart of Cairns CBD, The Jack Backpackers is central to everything. The famous Cairns lagoon, Esplanade, a major shopping center, Fresh food markets and all Cairns CBD has to offer is only a 2 min walk from the hostel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.