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Colonial Palms Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
2 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM374
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (690 reviews)

"Friendly helpful staff and the rooms were clean and nicely appointed for the price. Beds were comfortable and being away from busier parts of Airlie Beach meant we had a quiet nights sleep. The pool area and bar has lots of potential to be nice but unfortunately it’s glory days seem to be behind ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct,2019

Colonial Palms Motor Inn
Mantra Boathouse Apartments
4.5 out of 5
33 Port Drive, Port Of Airlie, Airlie Beach, QLD
RM667
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (669 reviews)

"Great place to stay. Heaps of restaurants and friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on 9 Oct,2019

Mantra Boathouse Apartments
Martinique Whitsunday
4 out of 5
18 Golden Orchid Drive, Airlie Beach, QLD
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4.5/5Wonderful! (343 reviews)

"Good value, stunning view, gorgeous pool and really lovely staff"…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct,2019

Martinique Whitsunday
Mirage Whitsundays
4 out of 5
11 Altmann Avenue, Cannonvale, QLD
Free cancellation
RM730
per night
3 Nov-4 Nov
4.7/5Exceptional! (284 reviews)

"Spectacular views, beautiful property. A lot of space in the rooms, comfortable beds, great toiletries. Breakfast buffet had a lot of variety. Only one critique was the dinner we ordered from the restaurant was not of the caliber of everything else we experienced. We loved it and would happily ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct,2019

Mirage Whitsundays
at Blue Horizon Resort Apartments
4 out of 5
3 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM580
per night
22 Oct-23 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (112 reviews)

"Great position and beautiful pool. Close access to harbour for day trips etc."…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep,2019

at Blue Horizon Resort Apartments
BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort
4.5 out of 5
25-29 Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale, QLD
RM420
per night
5 Nov-6 Nov
4.6/5Exceptional! (63 reviews)

"Lots to do for the kids. The Waterslide Park was fantastic."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep,2019

BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort
at Beach Court Holiday Villas
4 out of 5
24 Beach Road, Cannonvale, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM451
per night
22 Oct-23 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (117 reviews)

"Spacious and clean villa very close to Airlie beach. Value for money. Great customer service."…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct,2019

at Beach Court Holiday Villas
Whitsunday Terraces Hotel Airlie Beach
3 out of 5
5 Golden Orchid Drive Airlie Beach Whits, Queensland, Airlie Beach, Australia, Airlie Beach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM477
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
3.8/5Good! (623 reviews)

"Location, view, restaurant and bar, easy check in & out"…"

Reviewed on 9 Oct,2019

Whitsunday Terraces Hotel Airlie Beach
Discovery Parks - Airlie Beach
3 out of 5
Lot 2 Shute Harbour Road, Jubilee Pocket, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM204
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (279 reviews)

"Adequate accommodation and plenty of activities and facilities available. Set in a very nice location. Close to everything"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul,2019

Discovery Parks - Airlie Beach
Whitsunday Waterfront Apartments
3 out of 5
48 Coral Esplanade, Cannonvale, QLD
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4.4/5Excellent! (71 reviews)

"Basic accommodation. Helpful friendly staff Nothing more to say about it"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar,2018

Whitsunday Waterfront Apartments
at Marina Shores
5 out of 5
159 Shingley Drive, Airlie Beach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM641
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.4/5Excellent! (561 reviews)

"View & appartment was spacious & quiet. Amazing place to stay with lots of walks."…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep,2019

at Marina Shores
Mantra Club Croc
3.5 out of 5
240 Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale, QLD
RM332
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (303 reviews)

"It was awesome! The team really made it special for my missus' birthday. Hotel was clean, easy access, friendly staff. No complaints - though I wish it was possible to use a hdmi for the TV."…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug,2019

Mantra Club Croc
Coral Sea Marina Resort
4 out of 5
25 Oceanview Avenue, Airlie Beach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM510
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (861 reviews)

"My only issue was not having WiFi for the first 3 days of my 7 dsy holiday"…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct,2019

Coral Sea Marina Resort
Airlie Seaview Apartments
4 out of 5
404 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM358
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)

"Great location the apartment was perfect for what we looking for would highly recommend to others"…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct,2019

Airlie Seaview Apartments
Island Gateway Holiday Park
3.5 out of 5
1 Jubilee Pocket Road (Shute Harbour Ro, Airlie Beach, Jubilee Pocket, QLD
RM241
per night
22 Oct-23 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (184 reviews)

"Quiet, close to shopping and hotel, good amenities."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep,2019

Island Gateway Holiday Park
Coral Sea Vista Apartments
3.5 out of 5
5 Hermitage Drive, Airlie Beach, QLD
RM322
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (88 reviews)

"The view was good. Nice balcony but neighbours could look into your balcony and sitting room, hence no privacy. Property was clean but needed some repair. Kitchen and bathroom had no natural light. But overall was ok"…"

Reviewed on 15 Aug,2019

Coral Sea Vista Apartments
Airlie Beach Motor Lodge
3 out of 5
6 Lamond Street, Airlie Beach, QLD
RM415
per night
13 Nov-14 Nov
4.2/5Very Good! (161 reviews)

"Absolutely wonderful! We definitely want to come back."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jul,2019

Airlie Beach Motor Lodge
Big4 Whitsundays Tropical Eco Resort
3.5 out of 5
2955 Shute Harbour Road, Flametree, QLD
RM97
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (66 reviews)

"Very clean, excellent communication for allowing a later check in."…"

Reviewed on 9 May,2019

Big4 Whitsundays Tropical Eco Resort
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Where Should We Stay in Airlie Beach?

If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Airlie Beach is a good choice. The boating, beaches, and island setting are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Arrange a flight into Hamilton Island, QLD (HTI-Great Barrier Reef), which is located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Airlie Beach, you might want to consider one of the 48 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Sea Star Apartments: Offers an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. Guests like the comfy beds and clean rooms at this 4.5-star apartment.

Island Gateway Holiday Park - Offers a children's pool, free parking, and on-site mini golf. Guests like the central location and helpful staff at this 3.5-star campground.

Martinique Whitsunday - Features an outdoor pool, free parking, and free WiFi. The overall comfort and central location make this 4-star apartment popular with guests.

BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort - Offers free water park access, an outdoor pool, and a kids' club. Guests like the clean rooms and central location at this 4.5-star campground.

When Should We Visit Airlie Beach?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. Use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Airlie Beach.

  • Hottest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 87°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August, and May, with an average temperature of 57°F
  • Driest months: September, August, July, and October, with an average rainfall of 0.04 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, March, January, and April, with an average rainfall of 0.31 inches

What Should We See and Do in Airlie Beach?

While you are visiting Airlie Beach, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Port of Airlie, Airlie Beach Market, and Abell Point Marina. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Whitsunday Shopping Centre and Whitsunday Plaza.

Airlie Beach is also known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Marina
  • Coral reefs
  • Boating

Getting Around Airlie Beach

If you want to venture outside of the area, hop on a train at Proserpine Station. Airlie Beach may not have many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

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