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Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers

354 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The dorms are clean and the facilitets as Well. But the reception dont Care about you. As a backpacker you still want people to treat you respectfull. Bad experience ad nomads in airlie Beach. I really hope you some times evaluate your Crew, mabye some lessions in service would make a difference. Denmark,

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello - Thanks for taking the time to right us our review. I am very surprised to read your statement about "the reception don't care about you", We believe that we have a fantastic team here at Nomads If you could please email me at erin@nomadsworld.com with more information that would be great as I would love to understand why... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at this hostel - and the lobby is awesome (for a hostel). And from the outside the whole hostel looks nice, it's clean. But that's it. There is nothing special about it and especially the outside area in the back would need someone to take care of it. The rooms appear to have a very cold atmosphere and... More 

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello - Thank your for taking the time out to let us know about you stay. Any feedback like this helps us to improve. I will attempt to explain some of the issues that you have raised. We are sorry to hear that you found the at atmosphere to be cold. We have lots of people who are coming back... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a private room, which was very large and spacious, had a kitchenette, television (not that we used it) and aircon. Everything was clean, including all the public washrooms, grounds, lobby etc. Unfortunately you have to pay for wifi, but otherwise I thought the place was well worth the price paid.

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello - Thank your for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed you stay with us. Hope you enjoy the rest of your travels and hope to see you in Airlie Beach again soon More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Starting with checkin everyone was very friendly and welcoming. I worked with two guys both on reception, don't know their names but cool friendly staff always willing to help! Very large and comfortable common area. Awesome individual cabin accomodation all with ensuites. The only negative I would say it was very expensive to use the kitchen as you had to... More 

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello - Thank you for your lovely review. Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Unfortunately because of our camping area we have to take deposits for kitchen items other wise things go missing very quickly. We hope to see you again in Airlie Beach soon. More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the main things that made this hostel as good as it was the travel desk lady. She sorted my entire trip down the East coast in a matter of hours. Her knowledge was excellent and she went above and beyond to help out. The hostel itself was good. The rooms were good for the price but the kitchen... More 

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello - Thanks for your lovely review. Our travel staff were stocked with your feedback. We hope that you enjoy the rest of your travels, I am sure you will. Come visit us again if you are in Airlie :) More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location and a good price for backpackers. Had a pool and a bar which was nice, the lagoon is really close to the resort. The rooms were really nice, clean and spacious. The air conditioning was good in the rooms too.

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello. Thanks for your lovely review. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay. Come back and visit us again soon and enjoy the rest of your travels. More 

Taunton, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We unfortunately only got to stay here 1 night but would highly recommend this place. As you walk through it looks like a mini holiday resort with separate bungalows. Inside the buildings isn't too shabby either although they look better on the outside. The beds were very squeaky and the sheets weren't that clean. One negative that we experienced was... More 

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello - Thanks for your review and your feedback. We have spoken to the staff member in question about the incident with your milk and more customer service training has been put in place. We hope that you come back and visit us again in Airlie Soon. Enjoy the rest of your travels More 

Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I've had a good start with the Nomads Hostel in Cairns so i thought I stick to what I know and I wasnt wrong. The check in took a little longer than normal but got greeted by a real nice lad after and he was very apologetic about the wait. It was fairly busy anyways as the bus dropped everyone... More 

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello - Thanks for your awesome review. We are stocked that you enjoyed your stay with us. Make sure you come back to Airlie soon :) Enjoy the rest of your travels. More 

Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Nomads Airlie Beach. Was the best Nomads hostel i have stayed in. The room was clean and had working air conditioning! There was a lot of room for everyone to put their bags and suitcases and it didn't feel crowded at all. The beds were quite old though and creaked really loudly whenever someone sat... More 

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Erin K, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hello. Thanks for your lovely review. Great to hear that you love the rooms and I will look into the noisy beds as this is not something I was aware of. We do clear the kitchen regularly throughout the day but unfortunately Ant can be a little annoying in the tropical climate. We try and stay on top of this... More 

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