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    Backpackers by the Bay

    12 Hermitage Dr, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    Pool & Beach (9)
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good31%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible5%
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    “free wifi” (38 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (63 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

    I stayed here for the 2 nights prior to my Whitsundays sailing trip and had a great time. The hostel has got a super chilled, friendly vibe which is perfect to get a good nights sleep before your sailing adventures. The rooms are small and...More

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    Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for two nights! Great place to stop over if your on a quick pass through. Great relaxing place, lovely people, lovely staff. Quiz every night which is great for interacting with people! Helpful staff, booked us in for our 3island tour to daydream...More

    1  Thank Megan B
    Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

    The location of the hostel is great if you don't want to be right in the centre of all the madness on Airlie Beach. It's only a 10 minute walk to the lagoon and the centre, the location is perfect if you want to explore...More

    1  Thank Acm125
    Reviewed 4 September 2015

    free shuttle to and from the greyhound/premier bus station free wifi in the common room if you book directly with them nice facilities (Bathrooms+ kitchen+ swimming pool+bar) quite clean and quiet really nice staff, good knowledge/advice on what to do and what to avoid

    1  Thank Lea_F187147
    Reviewed 27 August 2015

    The staff are really friendly and accommodating. There's a nice atmosphere here. It's got all you need from a hostel. I've seen people complain it's hot. Yup, that happens in Australia. All the rooms I saw have a sliding door you can open to help...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Pool
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    • US$20 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 20
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    • Airlie Beach
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    • Backpackers By The Bay Hotel Airlie Beach ,
    • Backpackers By The Bay Airlie Beach/Whitsunday Islands
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    Pool & Beach (9)
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    27 August 2015|
    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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    "You can opt for female only dorms in this hostel"
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    "Avoid Dormitory Room 3 - the fan has a noisy click."
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    "Book directly for free wifi!"
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