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    Backpackers by the Bay

    12 Hermitage Dr, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    Backpackers by the bay make a real effort to create a social, friendly atmosphere without forcing it upon you. Every night they host a quiz with prizes and have excellent food and drink deals (you can also drink your own). The rooms are brightly painted...More

    1  Thank James G
    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    I stayed in a 4 person Mixed Dorm. The facilities were great incl. Kitchen/Dining area, outside Lounge area and second Lounge space with hammocks/BBQ. The staff and service was really good and I found the place overall very well maintained and clean (it was my...More

    1  Thank PhilThee
    Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here either side of our Whitsundays trip. Pros: -staff were very friendly and helpful -very close to greyhound stop -had 4 bed dorm to ourselves -quiz every night and champagne for winners (we won so very happy) -great showers, bathrooms very clean -free night...More

    Thank SamA_JoeyM
    Reviewed 22 August 2015

    the staff is very helpful and smiling; the room and bathroom are very clean. the terrace is nice and the place is quite. it is very comfortable to stay. there is a pick up for the arrival which is great especially when you have a...More

    Thank marine f
    Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

    I visited backpackers by the bay over a year ago now but I've only just getting around to putting my reviews on. This place is the best place I stayed throughout my whole 14 months in Australia. I stayed for 9 weeks I loved it...More

    1  Thank Bethanie S
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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
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    • US$ 36 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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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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    "Book directly for free wifi!"
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