Backpacker Hostels in Airlie Beach, Australia

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Get to know Airlie Beach (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Airlie Beach is also named and spelled Whitsundays Coast - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Airlie Beach here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

FAQ about Airlie Beach Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Airlie Beach. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Airlie Beach. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Airlie Beach costs on average $21 for a dorm. A hostel in Airlie Beach with private rooms costs on average $80. shows all 7 Hostels in Airlie Beach. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 7 hostels in Airlie Beach, Australia. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Airlie Beach such as
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Your Packing List for Airlie Beach

Your Packing List for Airlie Beach

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Airlie Beach and Australia.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Airlie Beach Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Airlie Beach, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
7 Total number of hostels
$21 Average dorm price
$80 Average private room price
$19 Cheapest hostel in Airlie Beach
Airlie Beach YHA Hostel is the cheapest
6 Party hostels in Airlie Beach
Airlie Beach YHA Hostel is the best rated
7.3 Average rating of all hostels

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