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if you're on a budget you'll probably like this place. busy, noisy and cheap but dont expect more.
the swimming pool didn't make you feel like swimming...didnt look clean at all.
the beds werent comfy and there wasnt a proper locker in them so you...More
Only stayed here for one night. They try to get everyone involved in a pub quiz which is fun - and they give out a wine prize at the end (which I won!).
Wifi only worked in the common area, the rooms are pretty clean...More
Wanted to stay in a nice hostel in Airlie. Chose for this one. Rooms pretty basic but good enough! Aircon helps you through the night ;-)
The guy at the reception, David, was very helpful and makes you have a good stay. We wanted to...More
Me and my friend stayed at this backpackers and found it very chilled, clean and the staff were so helpful and friendly. The bar at night time is cheap and it's a relaxed atmosphere. I would stay again.
Initially our stay was great, staff (Max, Hannah, Emma, Ben, Osh) were friendly and helpful and the time there was enjoyable.
However during our extended stay a whole host of new staff were recruited to replace the awesome ones and quite frankly thought they were...More
US$ 38 - US$ 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Also Known As
Backpackers By The Bay Hotel Airlie Beach ,
Backpackers By The Bay Airlie Beach/Whitsunday Islands
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
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 the Greyhound and Premier bus terminal is situated.
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"our double on the girls bathroom side had great views"