Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020
Airlie Beach is the largest town of the Whitsunday Islands region and one of the departure points for the Great Barrier Reef. Come to enjoy the natural wonders, tropical lifestyle, and myriad activities offered. Sail to Heart Reef, snorkell the Great Barrier Reef, or depart for a scenic flight over the islands. A man-made swimming lagoon in the town centre lets you cool down in summer, when box jellyfish make swimming at the beach dangerous. Airlie Beach offers numerous restaurants and cafés and has an active nightlife with several pubs and clubs. If you are looking for more serenity, Airlie Beach is surrounded by National Parks, where you can go bushwalking to enjoy the natural beauty of the tropical rainforests.
From budget hostels to 5-star accommodation, Airlie Beach hotels are available at every comfort level and price. Cheap accommodation in Airlie Beach consists mainly of backpacker hostels and motels in the town centre. Comfortable apartments, some of them pet-friendly, can be found all over town. Luxurious hotels and resorts make up the other end of the range. Most of them are found close to the water but away from the noise of partying backpackers.
Airlie Beach, QLD is located halfway between Mackay and Townsville. Flying into Proserpine Airport (PPP) is the most convenient way to get to your holiday destination. Airport shuttles are available to bring you into Airlie Beach. Or why not book a rental car here at Expedia.co.nz, so you can discover the area at your leisure?
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