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When to book a hotel in Airlie Beach
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Top tips for finding Airlie Beach hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Airlie Beach, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Airlie Beach in February and January.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Airlie Beach if you stay on a Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Saturday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 66 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Airlie Beach accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Airlie Beach found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $60, while the most expensive was $218.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Airlie Beach for 6 days.
For those looking for a location in Airlie Bay close to holiday shopping but with the golden sand beach on your doorstep, the Airlie Beach Hotel is just across the road. Located on the esplanade, you will be close to a range of restaurants and to the Whitsunday Saturday Markets.
For those looking for a central location where you can enjoy a bit of everything, the Coral Sea Resort is a good option. Its central location at the end of Fairy Tree Park is only a 4-minute walk away from the Airlie Beach Lagoon and a 9-minute walk away from the Abell Point Marina.
If you are a keen golfer, or hoping to explore Pigeon reef, consider a location in Cannonvale such as the Reef Gateway Hotel. Between the golf course, and MacArthur Drive Park there are plenty of spots to enjoy a leisurely walk.
Shute Harbour is a good alternative for anyone wanting to escape the tourist crowds. Located on the other side of the Conway Conservation Park, this is a good location to find some peace and quiet. Baybliss Apartments are only a 5-minute drive from the airport, and while you swim in their outdoor pool you will have a beautiful view of the surf.
Airlie Beach also offers a gateway to those here to explore the Great Barrier Reef or the Whitsunday Islands. For those looking to be close to the harbour, Waterfront Whitsunday Retreat will put you within a 2-minute walk from the marina where you can find a range of boating tours and adventure packages. If you want to relax after exploring, you are also only a 10-minute walk from Airlie Beach.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Airlie Beach
Which hotels in Airlie Beach are best for those on a budget?
Airlie Beach is home to some of the finest 5-star resorts, but also has great options for those with a more modest budget. Base Airline Beach Resort and Nomads Airlie Beach are not only reasonably priced, but offer great value for money.
Which hotels in Airlie Beach are close to the Airlie Beach Festival of Music?
Come November, Airlie Beach will be heaving with the popular Airlie Beach Festival of Music. To get you right into the action, the Airlie Waterfront Accommodation and Airlie Beach YHA are both within stumbling distance. But accommodation books up fast, so better be quick.
What are good spa and luxury hotels in Airlie Beach?
If you’re looking for 5-star hotels, Heart Hotel and Gallery Whitsundays offers great services including spa facilities and access to a town car or limo. A cruise ship terminal shuttle also makes this place perfect for those looking for a night off their ship. At Marina Shores is in a great location with only a minute walk from Shingley Beach and 10 minutes from the Abell Point Marina, and it offers beautiful outdoor spa facilities.
Which hotels in Airlie Beach have great views?
For those who love to wake up to a beautiful view, the 4-star Mirage Whitsundays can offer you a seaside view of the harbour, framed with palm trees. If you are looking for something a little quainter, at the Airlie Waterfront Bed and Breakfast you can sit on the patio and look across the garden to the stony beach and bright-blue sea.
Although the average price for a double room in Airlie Beach is $332, $84 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.
How do I find a hotel in central Airlie Beach?
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Airlie Beach districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Airlie Beach city centre
How can I find hotels near me?
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.