The Jack Backpackers, Cairns

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The Jack Backpackers is newly refurbished pub-style backpacker accommodation. The Jack offers all guests free WiFi as well as 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 traveler. 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!

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!

Location and Contact


• 5 Minute walk from Greyhound Bus Depot - Straight Down Spence Street.
• 10 minutes Taxi From Airport. (Own Expense)
• 10 minutes by Airport Shuttle (Own Expense)
• Book on line
• And you will be dropped at the Jack Backpackers doorstep



Address: 52-54 Spence Street, On the corner of Spence Street & Sheridan Street, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Distance to city center: 1 km

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Website The Jack Backpackers Cairns
Phone Number: +61 (7) 4051-2490
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Facilities and Amenities

Party Hostel

Solo Traveller



Lockers in Rooms

Luggage Storage

Safe Deposit Box

Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Wi-Fi in Rooms

Towels ($2.00)

24 Hour Security


Air Conditioning

BBQ Grill


Board Games

Cable TV

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments


Evening Entertainment


Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Live Music/Performance

Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental


Outdoor Seating

Pool Table

Power Point/Sockets in Rooms


Airport Pickup


Entirely Non-Smoking


Wheelchair Accessible


Service Animals

Genders: Males & Females

Max. Age: 35

Min. Age with Parent (dorms): 18

Min. Age with Parent (private room): 18

Min. Age without Parent: 18

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: 00:00 (12 Midnight)

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: 3 months

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: 8am to 9pm between 9pm -11pm Checkins at the Bar

Size: Very Large (100+ beds)

Female Dorm Only

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