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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
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
Stayed here either side of our Whitsundays trip.
-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
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
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
USD 36 - USD 65 (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"