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    Backpackers by the Bay

    12 Hermitage Dr, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    • Excellent46%
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    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible5%
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    1 - 5 of 370 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This hostel is old fashioned but the beds were comfortable, the toilets and showers were clean, Jo and Lorenzo at reception were lovely and helped us feed the cockatoos and book what turned out to be an awesome Thundercat tour, the atmosphere was relaxed and...More

    Thank Veina8
    Response from peter u, Owner at Backpackers by the BayResponded 2 weeks ago

    thanks for taking the time to make a comment - it means a lot to the staff who really are quite fantastic- travel safe and call your folks to tell them you miss them - you never know when it may come in handy

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    I feel harsh leaving a 3 star review because the staff were super helpful and I don't feel the negatives are their fault but I think management need to see truthful feedback. Pros: Jo was fabulous on reception - she have us tonnes of advice,...More

    Thank Jess B
    Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here for a week in a shared room with 4 beds. I was gone most of the days, but when I got back the people here were friendly. Cool little bar to meet other people.The staff were helpful and great to be around....More

    Thank itravelhike2016
    Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights prior to our whitsundays trip. We booked a private room which was nicely decorated although did smell a bit like an old ladies house! The hostel itself is a steep walk up from the greyhound bus stop and a...More

    Thank Rachelv93
    Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

    This hostel has a nice little vibe going on, especially when compared to the more party focused hostels in Airlie beach. It has good facilities (a pool, hammocks etc) and is extremely well placed for this getting the greyhound bus. Town is only a 5...More

    Thank Thomas W
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • $36 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    AmyyyFord
    August 27, 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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