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    Magnums Backpackers

    366 Shute Harbour Rd | (PO Box 313), Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Mary was very helpful in helping us organize our trip! After much deliberation decided to to the flight over great barrier reef instead of the helicopter/boat combo which was a bit more expensive but gives you more time actually out on the reef. But if...More

    Thank evansbrooke12
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Hostel in the centre of Airlie Beach, surrounded by a club and a restaurant (I would not recommend to eat there, the kitchen did not looked really clean and the food was low quality, did not seem to be freshly made and therefore it was...More

    Thank magdalenaschenk
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Hello, We really had a great experience in Airlie Beach and specially thanks to Alana of Magnums Backpackers! She was really helpfull and so sweet!!! We were backpackers from France and the australian people are really welcoming! Thank u again! 🙂More

    Thank Gamz46
    Response from Magnums A, Manager at Magnums BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    THANK YOU, we are genuinely grateful for your positive review, more so we are just so pleased that Magnums and the Whitsundays has been a wonderful part of your journey – Please let us know if you are ever coming back to visit – we...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Magnums hostel is definitely the place to be in Airlie Beach. It is central and has to be the biggest hostel in town, which means it houses the largest amount of backpackers; it is a pretty young crowd that stay here and most are just...More

    Thank joejoejayj
    Response from Magnums A, Manager at Magnums BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    THANK YOU, we are genuinely grateful for your positive review, more so we are just so pleased that Magnums and the Whitsundays has been a wonderful part of your journey – Please let us know if you are ever coming back to visit – we...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My partner and I had a great time staying at magnums. The staff were super friendly and so helpful!! Great rooms and clean showers. Would highly recommend this place to solo or couple travellers! They are also very helpful with booking tours.More

    Thank Jessica B
    Response from Magnums A, Manager at Magnums BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    THANK YOU, we are genuinely grateful for your positive review, more so we are just so pleased that Magnums and the Whitsundays has been a wonderful part of your journey – Please let us know if you are ever coming back to visit – we...More

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    • US$35 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    65travelbug
    20 December 2016|
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    Response from Magnums A | Property representative |
    Hello, Whitsunday transit and Whitsunday to Everywhere meet all flights at the Proserpine Airport. The cost is $20 one-way OR $36 return. You can arrange this once you arrive at the airport - no need to pre-book. Hope... More
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    Response from Magnums A | Property representative |
    Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. Yes the rooms are big enough for your luggage. There is space you put your belongings. While you are off sailing the Whitsundays we offer luggage storage - $2 for 1 day / $5 for any... More
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    "Put your name on your food or it will get nicked ! Haha"
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    "Ask for one away from the bar - can be noisy!"
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    "The cabins at the back of the resort are really nice. I loved my time there."
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    "Ask for new sheets upon arrival."
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