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    Backpackers by the Bay

    12 Hermitage Dr, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    • Excellent46%
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    1 - 5 of 374 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We wanted to stay just one stay but finally we extended our stay because of that nice place. Close to the marina, the airport and the center. Nice atmosphere and lovely staff ! The rooms are clean and the bathrooms as well. Kitchen shared for...More

    Thank romane b
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Just 5 minutes walking off the center of Airlie Beach and you find this lovely place where you can relax with a good view over the marina. The accomodation is decent and you don't have to do your bed. Good value for money!

    Thank Luis O
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I stay here for two nights during my trip to airlie beach. Besides the man who check me in the rest of the staff wasn't too friendly. Also they give you a certain amount of free wifi when you check in but it barely gets...More

    Thank Gabby Z
    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    Peter is a great guy and is so welcoming, friendly and helpful. We loved the beds and that they had convenient shelves for each bed and sliding doors to let air in. The hostel isn't a party hostel which we personally enjoy but at the...More

    Thank hlmtravels90
    Response from peter u, Manager at Backpackers by the BayResponded 4 August 2017

    Thank you for all the good words, we couldn't describe our hostel more accurate. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and happy that you liked our hostel and its chilled vibe. Safe travels and many many more good experiences here in Australia :)

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    This hostel is old fashioned but the beds were comfortable, the toilets and showers were clean, Jo and Lorenzo at reception were lovely and helped us feed the cockatoos and book what turned out to be an awesome Thundercat tour, the atmosphere was relaxed and...More

    Thank Veina8
    Response from peter u, Owner at Backpackers by the BayResponded 6 July 2017

    thanks for taking the time to make a comment - it means a lot to the staff who really are quite fantastic- travel safe and call your folks to tell them you miss them - you never know when it may come in handy

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$38 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Airlie Beach
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    • Backpackers By The Bay Hotel Airlie Beach ,
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    AmyyyFord
    27 August 2015|
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    Response from peter u | Property representative |
    Hi! Yes, people under 18 can stay, that's fine. We are the closest hostel to Port of Airlie, less than a 5 minute walk away, and we offer regular runs down there in our courtesy bus throughout the day as that it also where... More
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    "our double on the girls bathroom side had great views"
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