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    Beaches Backpackers

    356 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    The pros of the hostel include its location (as it is close to pretty much everything), the cheap rooms, having discounted meals to the Bar and Grill every night (which were very filling), the Bar and Grill having decent live acts and good waitstaff, nice...More

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    Hi Laura, Thank you for your review! We’re glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that your group made the most of our great deals and entertainment in the Bar and Grill! We are very close to everything in Airlie Beach which makes us...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

    All rooms are en suite which we found to be very annoying. The shower is tiny. All of our actual douve covers you get to sleep absolutely stunk. We asked the cleaner if they were changed and she said once a week which is gross!!...More

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    Response from KIM D, General Manager at Beaches Backpackers

    Hello Jordan, We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your time here. The en suite bathrooms are one of the most popular features of our rooms as guests don’t have to leave their dorm room to use the facilities. We do also have...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    Booked here as a jumping off point to get to whitehaven beach (the tours leave early). Bar adjacent to the rooms has terrible music blasting until 12am and then you get the fantastic experience of listening to drunks arguing after closing. The wifi is very...More

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    Response from KIM D, General Manager at Beaches Backpackers

    Hi Simon and Julie, As Beaches backpackers is a party hostel we do have live music, events and games in our bar every night to keep our guests entertained. We do try to book a variety of live performers to meet different musical tastes and...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

    I stayed here on several occasions during my time in Airlie Beach. The location is great right in the center of town and there is views out to the ocean and lagoon from some balconies. Rooms are spacious and cleaned everyday. There is a bar...More

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    Response from KIM D, General Manager at Beaches Backpackers

    Hello Adrian, Thank you so much for your awesome review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time spent here at Beaches! Glad you were able to enjoy our perfect location, $7.50 in house meal deal & the great entertainment our bar has to...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

    Stayed at beaches backpackers over the Christmas weekend and I have to say the place is terrible. First of all the bus terminal you will be dropped at is atleast a 20 minute walk away from the hostel. This doesn't sound a great deal but...More

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    Dear Liam, We are extremely sorry that you didn’t enjoy your stay with us, especially over the holiday period. The greyhound bus terminal is a short, 15 minute walk from the hostel and is serviced by the local Whitsunday Transit bus service which stops every...More

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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a double"
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    "go for the 8 bed"
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    "i recommend chicken parma from the bar!"
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    "If booking an ensuite try and get room P2 then you can log in to Happy Travels wifi for free"
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