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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
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    • Excellent46%
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    Reviewed 18 January 2015

    I did not enjoy my stay here. Upon checking in and making my bed, I discovered that the bunk beds have no rails on them!!! I have never come across this before in a hostel. I had a top bunk, the only one left in...More

    1  Thank shadowed-raven
    Reviewed 7 January 2015

    Hostel is near bus stop and you walk only about 5 min to city center with supermarket, shops, ATMs, the lagoon and the beach. Rooms a little bit small but they and facilites are very clean and the staff was nice and helpful. I really...More

    1  Thank NeneOT
    Reviewed 6 January 2015

    This hostel is truely a blessing. Just a cpule of minutes walk to the bars, restaurants, the lagoon and grocery shopping. value for money with a nice staff. You feel like coming home after a day out because the people are so nice and really...More

    2  Thank Ulf H
    Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

    Rooms are spacious and clean. I stayed in one with 2 bunk beds, enough space for every person to put their stuff and a little locker for each person. There are enough showers and bathrooms so you don't have to wait, only they could have...More

    2  Thank Dorien D
    Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

    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

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    • USD 20 - USD 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    "Avoid Dormitory Room 3 - the fan has a noisy click."
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