Gecko's Rest Budget Accommodation & Backpackers

34 Sydney Street, Mackay, QLD 4740, Australia
+61 749 441 230

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7.1

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Gecko's Rest Budget Accommodation & Backpackers - Mackay, QLD, Australia
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Distance to city centre 0.5 km
Location rating 8.8

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air conditioning in 10 reviews
bathroom is dirty in 2 reviews
bed was very comfy in 17 reviews
bit old in 13 reviews
budget hotel in 12 reviews
fridge in our room in 6 reviews
good location in 6 reviews
great location in 27 reviews
music being blasted in 2 reviews
room kitchen in 38 reviews
showers and toilets in 4 reviews
staff are friendly in 34 reviews
stored in 4 reviews
walking distance in 3 reviews
  • Excellent
    Aug. 2019
    8.8

    Clean sleeping areas. In dorm toilet and shower. The people are nice.

    No dorm rooms for older travellers. No pool. Kitchen. Paying extra for a towel. $2.50

  • Excellent
    Jul. 2019
    8.3

    Friendly atmosphere

    N/A

  • Okay
    Jul. 2019
    5.0

    The bed was clean and comfortable

    The hostel location is in close proximity to a night club which ran until 1:30 am. There was no hot water in the morning and lack of water pressure in the gents toilets I twin room we had had a smell of dampness.

  • Okay
    Jun. 2019
    5.0

    Simple book in, friendly staff

    Next to a night club - noisy. All windows open in winter, very cold. Only 1 working male shower.

  • Excellent
    Jun. 2019
    9.6

    Clean, location

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7.1 Good

based on 202 reviews

9.0

Service

8.8

Location

4.0

Cleanliness

3.9

Amenities

Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

Check in

1:00 PM

Check out

10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Internet
Air-conditioned
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Free Wi-Fi
Non-smoking rooms available
Terrace/Patio
Adults only
Laundry facilities

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Artspace Mackay 0.5 km
  • Mackay Enertainment and Convention Centre 0.7 km
  • Jubilee Park 0.7 km
  • Bluewater Lagoon 0.8 km
  • Harrup Park 2 km
  • Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens 3.4 km

Getting Around

Mackay 3.5 km
Hamilton Island 90.4 km

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