8 Hostels in Airlie Beach, Australia

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Airlie Beach, Australia. You can choose from 8 Airlie Beach hostels. In total, there are 17 cheap places to stay in Airlie Beach such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $19 for a dorm.

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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.

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Cheapest hostel in Airlie Beach


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Hostels in Airlie Beach for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

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.

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Finch Hatton Finch Hatton (97 Km / 61 mi.)
Mackay Mackay (109 Km / 68 mi.)
Ayr Ayr (157 Km / 98 mi.)
Alva Alva (158 Km / 98 mi.)
Townsville Townsville (229 Km / 142 mi.)
Magnetic Island Magnetic Island (231 Km / 144 mi.)
Nelly Bay Nelly Bay (231 Km / 143 mi.)

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?

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FAQ about Airlie Beach Hostels

A hostel in Airlie Beach costs on average $21 for a dorm. A hostel in Airlie Beach with private rooms costs on average $82.

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    Your Packing List for Airlie Beach

    Hostel? Check! Now le0t'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:

    1. Padlock
    2. Earplugs
    3. Sleeping Mask
    4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
    5. Head Lamp

    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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