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Nomads Cairns Backpackers and Serpent Bar

341 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Positive start to the stay, however the 2 Irish fellas who work there where rude, arrogant and violently pushed the female members of our group so they could get to the shuttle bus first. One even lied about another member of staff who was then subsequently fired and kicked out of the hostel at 10pm! Which as a guest was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nomads nomads nomads! Where to start! This place was unreal! Arrived here in June 2015 booked in for a week and thought it would be the usual hostel standard. However ended staying 8 weeks that tells you how good it was! Darragh the bar manager was the first person I met when I arrived as obviously my first port of... More 

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Thank Lyndsey M
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Awesome bar the staff were really friendly , stayed for a week and never wanted to leave, bar manager Darragh was such a laugh and great at his job how hospo workers should be! The drinks were a good price and loved being able to take breaks from drinking beer to splash in the pool. Mean bar would really recommend... More 

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Thank Ben72826
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Where do I begin! I stayed at the backpackers for a couple of weeks and serpent bar really made my experience of Cairns amazing! The food served wAS delicious and affordable ! In the eveningsame the nomads staff organized fun activities to include everyone! The bar itself was cheap played awesome music and had such a fun vibe!!!!!! Darragh behind... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for a week and my first room was horrid...B18...rubbish everywhere, air con broke, 1 plug socket for the whole 8 bed dorm & cockroaches...anyway I asked to be moved. I got moved to the 3rd floor level, which was better. Finally had aircon, with no cockroaches!! Overall...the bathrooms and everywhere else in the hostel was 'relatively' clean. The... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I arrived in Cairns after a long delay in Bali not in the best of moods so it was a breath of fresh air to be collected by a very friendly bus driver im not too sure of his name (scottish or irish). I was checked in by a Lovely Bubbly Irish girl(Leanne) who was attentive to all my needs.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have stayed at this hostel for a week and I have hated almost every minute of it. A group of Australian men have stayed here and I'm very aware that they have been smoking crack and taking MDMA in their room - appalling and disgusting! My room was dirty and stank of urine. I did get moved to another... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to go! Very professional and fun place. It's a great place to stay and has a great atmosphere. The staff Were lovely one member of staff Darragh Tuite was very friendly,professional and outgoing. He was extremely welcoming and helpful.. Great employee! I would highly recommend this place as it is a wonderful place. And excellent staff! Especially the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Perfect hostel for a backpacker, whether you are staying for a few nights or for a long period. I stayed for 2months and it became home! Ideal for broke backpackers cheap but great meals free breakfast and very affordable accommodation. The bar is great, casual vibe but gets pretty pumped depending on the night, the bar manager (Darragh) is fabulous... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

From the moment I walked into the reception I knew I'd booked a great hostel. All the staff were friendly and welcoming. Great vibe about the place. Great bar with the most fun staff. Free pool in the bar. If you can, stick around for a Thursday night.... 'Ladies Night' such a laugh! Free champagne for girls and guys who... More 

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