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Top Rated Hostels in Airlie Beach, Australia

Whitsunday On The Beach 92%

1. Whitsunday On The Beach

Hotel
269 Shute Harbour Road

Atmosphere 87%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 88%

Location 98%

Safety 93%

Staff 95%

Value 86%

30 out of 35 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Whitsunday On The Beach

07 Jul 2014 77%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Family Holiday

Location near beach, shops and food places. Fantastic place to stay

would recommend this property

29 Jun 2014 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Events / festivals

The property was central to everything airlie beach has to offer, and there was bates both sides locked by key for security but were easy access to go to either the beach or shops, very happy and great value for money

would recommend this property

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Bush Village Budget Cabins 89%

2. Bush Village Budget Cabins

Hostel
2 St Martins rd, Cannonvale, Queensland

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 88%

Location 75%

Safety 92%

Staff 92%

Value 91%

30 out of 30 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Bush Village Budget Cabins

27 Nov 2015 69%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Romantic getaway

The double private cabin was great. Very clean and quiet. Lovely little pool area with relaxing chairs and free WiFi. Good facilities. Free luggage storage. Good fan and air con. No problems with the actual accommodation :)

would recommend this property

09 Nov 2015 100%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

What a lovely experience! Bryan and Jude were so friendly and welcoming, even cleaned our cabin first so we could check in early! Clean, quiet, relaxing place. We were sad to leave!

would recommend this property

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Backpackers by the Bay 86%

3. Backpackers by the Bay

Hostel
12 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach

Atmosphere 89%

Cleanliness 79%

Facilities 86%

Location 80%

Safety 90%

Staff 94%

Value 86%

64 out of 76 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Backpackers by the Bay

23 Sep 2016 86%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

Helpful staff. Allowed me to use storage and shower facilities after I has checked out. Quiz night was entertaining.

would recommend this property

01 Jul 2016 97%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

Awesome staff. Relaxed atmosphere. Nice kitchen and hammocks to hang out in. Also enjoyed the trivia in the evenings!

would recommend this property

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Nomads Airlie Beach 83%

4. Nomads Airlie Beach

Hostel
354 Shute Harbour Road

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 81%

Location 96%

Safety 78%

Staff 79%

Value 83%

101 out of 126 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Nomads Airlie Beach

20 Jul 2016 83%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

Dorms where clean and beds comfortable. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Atmosphere is great, during the day you can chill by the pool in the hammocks, the place comes alive at night time, location is right in the middle of Airlie so near the the beach/marina/night club - definitely stay here again!

would recommend this property

04 Jan 2016 89%
Travel Type: Alone

Pools, Volleyball Field, Great accommodation

would recommend this property

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Airlie Beach Magnums 80%

5. Airlie Beach Magnums

Hostel
366 Shute Harbour Rd., Whitsunday Village Complex

Atmosphere 85%

Cleanliness 74%

Facilities 79%

Location 96%

Safety 70%

Staff 75%

Value 82%

38 out of 52 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Airlie Beach Magnums

23 Sep 2016 86%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Age Range: 25-30

I liked how tropical it felt, excellent air conditioning and the lovely verandahs and balcony areas to chill out on.

would recommend this property

07 May 2016 89%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

Cabin rooms. On site restaurant

would recommend this property

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Base Airlie Beach Resort 80%

6. Base Airlie Beach Resort

Hostel
336 Shute Harbour Road

Atmosphere 80%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 74%

Location 89%

Safety 82%

Staff 78%

Value 77%

96 out of 116 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Base Airlie Beach Resort

08 Apr 2016 57%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

The grounds were really attractive and pool was lovely.

22 Dec 2015 40%
Travel Type: With a large group / tour
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Location big green area

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Airlie Beach YHA 74%

7. Airlie Beach YHA

Hostel
394 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach

Atmosphere 69%

Cleanliness 71%

Facilities 73%

Location 87%

Safety 75%

Staff 78%

Value 67%

17 out of 24 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Airlie Beach YHA

18 Jan 2014 49%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Partying / nightlife

Location.

26 Dec 2013 74%

Central Friendly staff

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Airlie Waterfront Backpackers 73%

8. Airlie Waterfront Backpackers

Hostel
The Esplanade

Atmosphere 59%

Cleanliness 66%

Facilities 67%

Location 98%

Safety 71%

Staff 74%

Value 74%

57 out of 82 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Airlie Waterfront Backpackers

22 Jun 2016 74%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing
Age Range: 18-24

Excellent location. Right in the center of town, 5 minute walk to the Airlie Beach lagoon. Right across the street from the beach and beautiful view of the marina. The room was clean and smelled like fresh linen.

would recommend this property

15 Mar 2016 66%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year
Age Range: 25-30

Clean room and bathroom with a tv and balcony.

would recommend this property

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Global Backpackers Airlie Beach 71%

9. Global Backpackers Airlie Beach

Hostel
356-362 Shute Harbour Rd

Atmosphere 68%

Cleanliness 54%

Facilities 63%

Location 96%

Safety 68%

Staff 79%

Value 70%

50 out of 69 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Global Backpackers Airlie Beach

26 Dec 2015 77%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Beach / sunbathing

Location was awesome

would recommend this property

23 Nov 2015 46%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year

The location was okay but so are 90% of the other hostels.

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