The Jack Backpackers
The Jack Backpackers is a newly refurbished pub-style backpacker accommodation. The Jack offers all guests FREE WiFi, FREE evening meals, new AIRCON and FRIDGES in every room, a TOURS shop, HUGE discounts at the bar for in-house guests!
The hostel has a range of rooms to choose from. All rooms come with a refrigerator, new split system 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! Located only 2 minutes from all the major shopping center's, city attractions, nightclubs, and the Lagoon!
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 The Jack Backpackers is a licensed venue until 2am. A considerable amount of entertainment can be heard in the beer garden
from 6pm until 2am.
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 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.
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Age Restriction
- Air Conditioning
- Cable TV
- Ceiling Fan
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Steam Room
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
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.
Please be advised that the advertised FREE evening meal is not cooked to order, and is one mass meal prepared daily. The meal changes every day and The Jack does not cater separately for allergies and or personal preferences
We do not accept large group bookings, unless a group booking has been authorized.
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Arriving by Greyhound or Premier? Simply head straight up Spence St - we are only a 2 minute walk away.
Arriving at the airport? There are many local shuttle companies that will drop you straight off at our door.
Situated right in the heart of Cairns CBD, The Jack Backpackers is only a 2 minute walk to everything. The famous Cairns lagoon, Esplanade, major shopping centre's, Cairns Night Markets, Cairns Fresh Food Markets, and much more!