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    Backpackers by the Bay

    12 Hermitage Dr, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent44%
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    • Poor4%
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    Reviewed 6 July 2015

    The hostel is clean and in a nice location in airlie beach. The staff is very friendly. Internet is a bit slow in the evening and you have to pay for it (2hours free). Friendly hostel all in all. I like it!

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    Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

    My sister and I stayed here for one night before a boat trip, and two nights after. The staff are lovely and very accommodating - the friendliest we have met on our travels! We really appreciated Peters help when we were deciding where to go...More

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    Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

    This hostel was in a nice area, a short walk from the main strip of shops. Prices per person were very reasonable and I would recommend booking directly with them as then you get free wifi, which was really good. Washing and drying facilities were...More

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    Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

    I really enjoyed my stay here - big shout out to Peter who was so helpful and lovely. A great vibe, friendly people, well organised and really social. The quiz they do every evening is an excellent touch and really brings people together. Everything is...More

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    Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

    A really lovely hostel! I've been to countless hostels around the world and this is one is up there with the best! Peter, the owner gets to know you and that personal touch is appreciated in a world full of impersonal chain hostels. Facilities are...More

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    • Pool
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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
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    • Price range
    • US$37 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    AmyyyFord
    Can under 18 years people stay here? How long of a walk to the Port Of Airlie (where the cruise Whitsunday boats depart)
    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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    "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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