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    Backpackers by the Bay

    12 Hermitage Dr, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    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
    Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

    This is one of my favourite hostels that I stayed in in my 2 months in the Australia. There is such a friendly relaxed atmosphere here, and everyone here was really nice. The owner has so much knowledge about the area and is so helpful,...More

    1  Thank Emma_LouiseTravels
    Reviewed 3 August 2015

    I stayed her for 2 nights either side of my Whitsunday's sailing trip (4 days in total) and absolutely loved it. It is very much a chilled hostel that has a really friendly community, family sort of vibe. The staff (especially Sam and Peter) were...More

    1  Thank Jphil93
    Reviewed 2 August 2015

    Backpackers by the bay is a nice hostel to relax for a few days in Airlie Beach. They pick you up at the bus station, which was great. Rooms are clean, and showers were the best I've had in Australia. They have a quiznight everynight,...More

    Thank Jacoba d
    Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

    We stayed here before our Whitsunday tour for a night and then booked another for afterwards, as it was so good. The staff are really good, they let us check in at 6:30am when our bus got in (greyhound station is 5 minute walk) but...More

    1  Thank Alex_Clayton15
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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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    "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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