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    Backpackers by the Bay

    12 Hermitage Dr, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    USD 66*
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    Traveller (62)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Dining (2)
    • 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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    5 Nov.6 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 June 2015

    Stated in a clean private room for two nights with my girlfriend, lovely views of the marina from the room via the sliding glass doors, which opened into a grassy area furnished with hammocks and a barbecue. Lovely staff were always eager to help, and...More

    Thank Tom L
    Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights before we went on a whitsundays sailing trip and really enjoyed it. Big open common room and kitchen meaning it's really sociable and the evening pub quiz is a must do. We were also able to come back for the...More

    1  Thank Chloe F
    Reviewed 29 May 2015

    loved the place, stayed about 2 weeks even though I planned to just pass through. The quizzes at night are always good fun. Amazing atmosphere and very friendly staff and owners. Tour Advise and booking is very good as well.

    1  Thank Nils P
    Reviewed 22 May 2015

    Great Location, right by the beach. Helpful staff Help with all tours around the Whitsundays Attracts nice travellers Clean, Free Wifi, Breakfast, Hot Dogs in the eve, stocked bar. Highly recommended!

    1  Thank Ed H
    Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

    Stayed at this hostel before and after my Whitsundays sailing trip in May. Arrived at the hostel very early in the morning after a long night bus and were able to check in straight away which was a God-send as you can imagine! Rooms were...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 20 - USD 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Queensland >
    • Airlie Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Backpackers By The Bay Hotel Airlie Beach ,
    • Backpackers By The Bay Airlie Beach/Whitsunday Islands
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    Traveller (62)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Dining (2)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (50)
    Bathroom (1)
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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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