Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020
Families will find kid-friendly activities in Airlie Beach, and visitors give high marks for the beaches, shopping and relaxing spas. In Airlie Beach, there are 150 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from. The closest major airport is in Hamilton Island, QLD (HTI-Great Barrier Reef), 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city centre. The next closest is in Proserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast), 18.4 mi (29.6 km) away.
With so many choices for transport, seeing all of Airlie Beach is a breeze. If you want to venture outside of the area, hop on a train at Proserpine Station. You can learn about water transport options at the marina.