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    Base Backpackers Airlie Beach

    336 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    31/12/2017 01/01/2018
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    Traveller (96)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (10)
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good29%
    • Average23%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible12%
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    “bar next door” (17 reviews)
    “travel desk” (17 reviews)
    “nice hostel” (14 reviews)
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 481 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Paid AU$110 for a kingsize deluxe room: best room they had. We wanted something a bit more comfortable after a week of camping and sailing and the pictures looked great. Well, the pictures are not - at all - similar to the room you get....More

    Thank Katinka v
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We booked into Base for 3 nights while travelling the East Coast. This place is a kip, looks nothing like the pictures! The room was filthy we had to pull the bad out from the wall because there was ants crawling all over the place,...More

    Thank LilyD90
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The rooms where very clean+++, big spacious rooms, great facilities. Staff was very friendly, but sadly over worked. CHECKIN was a very bad experience, it was set to 2pm, so when arriving 1.20pm I had to wait. both times checking in it took over 30...More

    Thank Annette86_12
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I was so happy when I checked into my four bed dorm. It's big and spacious with its own kitchen area and bathroom, but that's where the excitement stops. Both me and my room mates struggled with the door at some point. All the taps...More

    Thank evitaveda
    Response from Ali M, Assistant Manager at Base Backpackers Airlie BeachResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi evitaveda, Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review, we appreciate your feedback. I am sorry to hear of your experience, we pride ourselves on providing a clean, comfortable and enjoyable hostel for our valued guests and it upsets me...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Booked last minute and it was the only hostel available — can now see why! The check in took over an hour because of the ridiculous ‘tipi’ app. I got to the front of the long check in queue and was asked had I downloaded...More

    Thank Niamh W
    Response from Ali M, Assistant Manager at Base Backpackers Airlie BeachResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Niamh W, Thanks so much for your review and Im sorry to hear of the difficulties you experienced with downloading the tipi app. Tipi is a new system that we are implementing in all Base and Nomads Hostels and so far the feedback has...More

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    Kelly P
    1 November 2015|
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    Response from Base Airlie Bea... R | Property representative |
    Hello, We have secure lockers in our tv room or you are welcome to leave any valuables at reception.
    Room Tips
    "Close to airlie beach, airlie lagoon, clean,"
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    "Ask for a room around nomads pool they are very nice and use nomads laundry"
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    "The rooms by the base pool are nice!!"
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    "Rooms from other hostels and hotels are better."
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