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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Quite horrible hostel, I did a lots of hostels during my trip and it was dirty, wifi, even the not free one is a bit low ! But there was a easy going, helpful new receptionist called Jack fr, always doing stupid things, dancing, and willing to become your friend, he did save the day, and if you are a...

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Dendermonde, Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What I did like about this place is that it's like a little village, with streets. But... those streets don't have enough light. I didn't feel 100% safe having to walk all the way to the far end of the resort when I arrived with my lugage in the dark. The room: cool, a big room with 3 beds only...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ended up staying at working for accom here because we liked Airlie so much the hostel is huge because it is combined space with nomads. The rooms are all a fair size and some have kitchenette areas. The beds were also quite comfy and a lot of the rooms just got new pillows.

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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the 4 bed dorm for a night. Plenty of space and locates in the convenient and quiet area. Air-con and shower was good. No lockable locker in the room and not enough parking spots. Value for money.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very big hostel with everything that you need. 2 pools, a very cool pub, and a lot of people to meet. Great location, right on the main road near the beach and the shops. Comfy beds, clean and tidy facilities. All good! I recommend it!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a "Deluxe"-room from Base Airlie Beach Resort and could have not been more disappointed with the room. The deluxe part should be changed to something more suiting, such as dumpster. There was all kinds of growths on the bathroom floors and enough fauna to fill a small zoo (spiders, lizards). The girls at the reception seemed rude. One...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with my husband and son and his girlfriend for 2 nights. Location is fab for Airlie as its right in the centre of town. As an older guest (50s) I was worried location Wd be noisy but was ok. Plenty of parking space, Gd bus links too and accommodation was basic but ok. Clean and fairly comfortable. Never...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You'd be hardpressed to find a better location.. right in the centre of town, close to absolutely everything but not right next to a nightclub. Clean comfortable room and great price. Good atmosphere and great facilities. We had a bathroom and small kitchenette in our girls doorm of only 4 beds. Only issue was the plumbing ... every single tap...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most horrible place I have ever been in!! There were molds everywhere! The curtains don't even fit the windows and there's no privacy! They even opened up our bags while we were out of the room, and we know they did because everything was not how we left it. Awful place! There were even bugs in the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The wifi was apparently broken but we stayed there for 4 nights and they gave no impression that they were trying to fix it! Most of the girls on the reception had very poor customer service. Kitchen didn't have a good selection of pots and pans, everything else (plates, cups, cutlery etc) you had to hire from reception which was...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxuries of a Resort at backpacker Prices! Base Airlie Beach Resort has gained a reputation for their stylish rooms, friendly local crew and a fun social atmosphere all in one great central location in Airlie Beach. The hostel accommodation is set amongst 6 acres of tropical gardens with an outdoor swimming pool right in the heart of Airlie Beach. Only 50m to the lagoon, the cafes, bars and shops are on the doorstep and the Abel Point Marina is just a stroll away. We have beds for all budgets - meet other travellers in our clean, comfortable multi-share rooms, all with ensuite and air-conditioning, or treat yourself to a private room with your own corner bath, fridge, air-conditioning, kitchenette & complimentary tea and coffee in the room. We also have loads of camping sites & campervan parks. Base Airlie Beach Resort is set up to be your ideal gateway to the Whitsunday Islands National Park with 74 islands and Whitehaven Beach rated as one of the top 10 beaches in the world only a short boat trip away. Off street car park and car/campervan parking while you sail, air-conditioning in ALL the rooms, fully equipped communal kitchen, internet lounge & wireless internet in every room (Global Gossip), fully air-conditioned TV lounge, secure overnight/day luggage storage, FREE BBQ facilities, 24 hour coin operated laundry, fully licensed travel desk to help organise your time in Airlie Beach, EVERYTHING you need in one location! DOWN UNDER BAR & GRILL Home of the famous AU$15 Meal/Drink Deal! Open from 10am daily for Brunch, Lunch and Dinner at the best prices intown. Nightly entertainment 7 days a week!! All in house guest will also recieve discounts off at the bar with our $9.90 meal & drink deal! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Base Airlie Beach Resort

Address: 336 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Airlie Beach
Price Range: RM161 - RM295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Base Airlie Beach Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 72
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“Rooms from other hostels and hotels are better.”
  • You'll never be alone in this bathroom.
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“Try to ensure you get what you pay for”
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“ALWAYS book in advance! even if in a camper van”
 of 5 bubbles _shadowofauroura, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get a room that has been cleaned - not sure if it's possible??”
  • Room not made up...
  • Room when we first arrived.... NOT cleaned...
 of 5 bubbles QLD-T-Traveller, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you looking for a budget place to rest your head, meet other travellers and see Airlie and the Whitsundays this is a great place.”
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