Backpackers by the Bay

12 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach, Queensland, Australia | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Airlie Beach

Dare? In the pooooool.

A travel blog entry by peb_and_bam


Bambam: Last night was rather hilarious! Went to Beaches for the boat after party - the food was so good, had a parmo hahaha was pretty swish :) had lots of free jugs so everyone got pretty merry! They held a game called "fetch" where each table had to volunteer a person who had to get an item in the quickest time - our person was ****! He was out …


A travel blog entry by jenkenvon


Dinsdagochtend was het dan zover, onze 2day/2night tour met The Avatar door de Whitsundays. Het was een gave trip, we hebben weer superveel mogen zien! De eerste dag hebben we lange tijd moeten varen om bij de eilanden te komen. Onderweg kwamen we een groep dolfijnen tegen. Ze waren speels aan het springen in het water! In de namiddag hebben we nog …

Paradise found

A travel blog entry by fayerowe

Waw. Enough said because I physically can't put this beauty into words. Google it until I put up the pics :P lazing on the beautiful white sands, absorbing the view . .. Getting our stuff wet as the tide came jn quick. Opps. But another snorkel on the reef, amazing food, heaven. Would have loved to do a helicopter ride over the islands and reef, …

Airlie beach and sailing the Whitsundays

A travel blog entry by sjantell


Airlie beach / Whitsunday sailing
We pulled into Airlie beach at 7am off the horrible over night coach to beautiful heat and sunshine. We checked in at our hostel 'backpackers by the bay' and after breakfast and a shower went off to explore. We had to check in on our sailing tour that departed the next day and decided to book a two night trip …

Sore losers, sore heads and coral reef

A travel blog entry by lmc193


It was a sad night on Tuesday, we lost the quiz!!! But the staff team won…..(bit of cheating going on me thinks) However we were only 2 points behind them so it wasn’t such a bad defeat! They also shared the champagne with us and even got a second bottle out as it was the quiz reader, Arlett’s, last night! We have made quite …

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This hostel, located on 12 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach, is near Cruise Whitsundays, Whitehaven Express, The Roundhouse, and Shute Harbour.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBackpackers by the Bay Airlie Beach

    Reviewed by smitherson


    Reviewed Nov 10, 2011
    by (30 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Holding onto acalades from the past and in desperate need of a refit. With new developments 'by the bay' underway, unfortunately this hostel will probably loose its view soon too.

    Backpackers by the Bay
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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    Backpackers by the Bay
    Airlie Beach, Australia
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    Airlie Beach, Australia