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Koala Beach Resort Airlie Beach, Airlie Beach

Gateway to the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef, Airlie Beach is a backpackers paradise! With its village atmosphere Airlie Beach offers endless entertainment, bars, restaurants, nightclubs, gift shops and activities.

Relax, explore, snorkel, sail or dive. The choice is yours on any of the day and overnight tours. Trips depart from either Abel Point Marina or Shute Harbour. From Airlie Beach visit the Tropical Island Resort on South Molle Island.

Situated in the very heart of Airlie Beach, opposite the beach and swimming lagoon and just 50 metres to all facilities Koalas is the perfect base for your Whitsunday experience. Set amongst tropical gardens abundant in native flora and fauna the resort offers luxury Melanesian style accommodation situated around the pool. Koalas offer a free courtesy bus pick up form Greyhound, McCaffertys, and Pioneer Coach lines. Oz Experience and Aussie Magic drop off and pick up at the resort.

All rooms are ensuite and offer free satellite television, air conditioning, telephone and kitchenette. Koalas also offer the only campsite it town. We offer double ensuite rooms and maximum six share ensuite dormitory accommodation. Secure parking is available.

Accommodation Options

Standard Dormitory

Standard Double

One bedroom with ensuite.

Standard Twin

One bedroom with ensuite.

Activites and Experiences at Koala Beach Resort Airlie Beach

  • Camping
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • VIP Backpackers
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Wholesale
  • Bar
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Camp Kitchen
  • Car park
  • Courtesy transfer
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Entertainment
  • Fuel
  • Games/Recreation Room
  • Gas
  • Ice
  • Iron
  • Laundry
  • Swimming Pool Outdoor
  • Public Telephone
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shop
  • TV/Lounge Area
  • Active
  • Adventure
  • Aussie Lifestyle
  • Beach
  • Nightlife
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)
  • 18-35’s
  • Backpacking/Unstructured
  • Tourism Whitsundays
  • Cash
  • MasterCard
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Visa
  • Not Available
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite
  • Refrigerator
  • In-house movies
  • Non Smoking Room
  • Pay/Satellite TV
  • Television

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