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Nomads Melbourne

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   A'Beckett St. 196-198, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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Ranked #12 of 26 Melbourne B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in one of nomads double rooms and got a really good price as we booked early online. No bad words to say really except that we weren't informed that cleaners would be coming in on the second day (!?) and got into our room as we were sleeping and recovering from jet lag having just arrived from London... More

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Sydney, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As the saying goes "you get what you paid you for" the great thing about a hostel is you meet people and that can form great memories but in my opinion there are hostels and there are hostels - I don't expect 5 star but I guess it's the culture of people that stay at hotels and the attitude of... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for a few days away and not too loud :) Relatively clean but could have been hoovered. Milk was taken from the fridge by other guests, so don't leave food around. Reception were very helpful. Public showers could be cleaner. Would come again

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Adelaide, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel itself was average - not great, but not bad either. It was relatively cheap, especially considering the location (it truly was a fantastic location - walking distance from all major CBD attractions). The staff were friendly enough, and the hostel seemed to have quite a few facilities for backpackers. We stayed in a private room and it wasn't... More

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ideal place to stay when coming to Melbourne. It is right in the middle of the city, so incredibly easy it get around not only the city, but to the outer suburbs. Incredibly friendly staff who help make the stay even better!

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Bendigo, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic if you are going to Melbourne and don't want to pay mega $$ for a room you won't spend much time in. Easy parking as there is also a parking complex across the road. Didn't use any of the common rooms although looked in the cinema room. FILTHY! You could get pregnant off the smell of that room alone.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would I stay here again ? Hmmm probably not, the staff are ok but the place it self is pretty average, nothing to talk about really. I didn't realise how cold Melbourne got best. Buy some warm clothes if your coming here this time of year brrrr.

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff are friendly and helpful, rooms are simple and beds are clean, bathrooms are alright, and WiFi worked everywhere, but was sometimes on and off. The only downside to this place is the terribly tiny kitchen and how loud and rowdy it gets at night while you're trying to sleep

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Canberra, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are cramped and stuffy, no aircon. Showers REEKED of cleaning product and it seemed as though the ventilation for the ensuite showers stopped working years ago. Staff Were ok, don't expect too much? Dont bother coming here unless you're planning to get maggot drunk.. We had a bloke walk into our room 3 or 4 in the morning to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in the hostel for 10 nights and was pleased with my room for the price. Room was of a nice size but had this odd smell about it. Fine to leave window open durig day to air it out but woke to the odd smell daily. Maybe the carpets need a good clean or replacing?? All staff are... More

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Address: A'Beckett St. 196-198, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Melbourne CBD
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Nomads Melbourne 2.5*
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Nomads Melbourne is a backpackers offering travellers a unique backpacking experience. The totally refurbished building at 196-198 A'Beckett St, is located at the top end of the city, right in front of the Queen Victoria Market. With many popular Melbourne attractions, beautiful gardens, fantastic shopping and a wealth of public transport options close by, Melbourne at its best is at your doorstep. At Nomads Melbourne you can indulge in the luxury of a deluxe en-suite king room, relax in style in a single or multi-share private room, or meet your fellow travelers in a 4-10 share dormitory room. Nomads Melbourne will make your stay in Melbourne a breeze. ... more   less 
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