YHA Australia has great hostels all around the country. From Sydney to Perth, Darwin to Hobart, and everywhere in between - there's a YHA hostel for you!
No two hostels are the same - you could be sleeping in a train carriage, an old movie theatre, a former prison cell, a tropical bungalow or a purpose-built eco-hostel.
Are you looking for the adventure of a lifetime? Explore Australia with our point-to-point tour packages, or check out
the local scene with great deals on day trips and activities.
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Are you looking for the adventure of a lifetime? Explore Australia with our point-to-point tour packages, or check out the local scene with great deals on day trips and activities.
If you have a group of 10 or more and are looking for affordable, quality group accommodation, lots of city and
rural YHA hostels have excellent facilities for you. Some hostels can even provide meals for your group as well!
YHA Australia is part of the world's largest backpacker accommodation network, Hostelling International (HI),
providing more than 4,000 hostels in over 60 countries.
Proserpine Station is 26km from Airlie Beach YHA. Whitsunday Transit or Whitsunday Shuttle buses are available for transfers to/from Airlie Beach YHA.
The Transit Centre is 300m from Airlie Beach YHA. All major coach companies service the Transit Centre.
Whitsunday Coast (Proserpine) Airport is 36km from Airlie Beach YHA. Whitsunday Transit or Whitsunday Shuttle buses are available for transfers to/from Airlie Beach YHA.
Limited parking is available onsite at the hostel. Please enquire prior to arrival to avoid disappointment.
Airlie Beach YHA hostel is located in the centre of
Airlie Beach close to the swimming lagoon, restaurants, cafes and Airlie's thriving nightlife. This fun and safe budget accommodation offers multi-share, double, twin and family rooms with private balconies. All hostel rooms are air-conditioned.
backpacker hostel in Airlie Beach gives you access to all that the Great Barrier Reef
has to offer as well as the famous 74 Whitsunday Islands, including Whitehaven Beach. Get out there and see the world’s largest coral reef!
Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at
least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will
be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival.
7:00am to 11:00am and 2:00pm to 8:00pm
If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.
YHA members save at least 10% off accommodation at YHA hostels.
Airlie Beach is your gateway to the Whitsunday Islands. Sail around the islands, take a day trip to the reef, go snorkelling in the fringing reefs, get an aerial view with a scenic flight or visit Whitehaven Beach. Bookings can be made with YHA Travel at reception. Discounts are available for YHA members, all backpackers are welcome to join.
Airlie Beach is well known as a 'party town'. There are plenty of bars, restaurants and nightclubs - all located within a 400 metre walk from the Airlie Beach YHA hostel. Dining out is easy with bar/bistros offering regular backpacker specials and cheap eats.