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Hostels are the most cost effective accommodation type when travelling. Most hostels offer both private and shared accommodation, public amenities such as kitchens or cooking spaces, and often have on-site restaurants or pubs and can cater for all types of travellers. There are different room types including dorm rooms, private rooms and ensuite rooms that will allow for every type of budget.

Nomads/Base Backpackers offers a range of accommodation styles to best suit your needs and budget! 

  • The perfect place to stay before or after a trip in the Whitsundays
  • Located right in the heart of Airlie Beach opposite the famous swimming lagoon
  • A wide range of accommodation options to suit all budget travellers
  • A hop, skip and a jump away from all the local shops, restaurants, cafe's and bars
  • A relaxing atmosphere with a resort style swimming pool, tropical gardens, volleyball court and a poolside bar

No need for buses or taxis... you're right in the heart of Airlie Beach!

Magnums truly is YOUR tropical oasis right in the middle of all the excitement of Airlie Beach. Magnums is an “over 18 only” budget holiday retreat situated right here in the beautiful Whitsundays. No need for a car or a cab! Magnums is in the heart of Airlie, within walking distance of all the fantastic restaurants, pubs and nightclubs. We even have a supermarket and bottle shop, literally on our doorsteps! Add to all of this that we are also only minutes away from the famous lagoon, Coral Sea Marina and Port of Airlie, this makes Magnums the place to stay while in Airlie Beach.

Backpackers By The Bay

A mid-sized, purpose-built backpackers hostel, we are clean, safe, quiet and genuinely friendly. 

Just a 5 minute walk from the main street, we are far enough away that guests can sleep undisturbed by nightclub noise and revellers!

**Please note that Backpackers by the Bay is no longer accepting bookings. Alternatively, please see Nomads/Base for backpacker accommodation. 


The Hostel Airlie Beach is located in the centre of town close to the swimming lagoon, restaurants, cafes and nightlife that Airlie has to offer.

The hostel offers multi-share, double and twin rooms with private balconies. All hostel rooms are air-conditioned and have shared bathrooms (double/twin rooms share with 1 other room). The hostel has an outdoor swimming pool, outdoor dining, communal kitchen, luggage storage and relaxing TV lounge room.


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