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Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   354 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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  • Location
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the worst place we stopped in our camper van while driving Cairns-Brisbane. Location was actually great - we chose to stay here as we were going on trips from Abell point and this was less than 10mins walking from Nomads. This was the only redeeming feature. As we stayed in our camper van I have no idea whats... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hostel is great the rooms are seperate huts outside & are spacious with there own toilet/showers & are clean. Location is great very close to everything & staff are friendly. Bad points - No utensils in kitchen you have to rent everything which is annoying but kitchen is clean. Also have to pay for wifi. Would definately stay here... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms themselves are nice and clean. Each room has its own little building and everything is spread out. This hostel is extremely inconvenient; you have to pay a deposit for EVERY single kitchen item so if you lose a knife you lose $5. Also, people in the kitchen steal. Somebody stole my cereal,.pepper, and my kitchen utensils which I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We felt unwelcome by the staff, they made us wait for hours to get into our room and wouldn't believe that we had already paid for our room. When we finally got in, our beds had hair in them and they were incredibly loud.

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Sydney, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I highly recommend backpackers to stay in the Nomads Airlie Beach hostel. Great value and cleanliness. WiFi prices are very reasonable. The hostel hosts fun bar hopping trips. The staff is helpful. A/C did not work and they did not have soap packets to fit my rooms soap dispenser.

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Cairns, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 8 bed dorm was so spacious with ensuite bathroom in a little comfortable hutt! It felt like a 4 bed dorm and the room was very clean, same as the common area. I really enjoyed my stay and the staff was very friendly.

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Isisford queensland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff are really helpful and friendly, lets be honest we stayed there for the location to Main Street of Airlie 2 mins walk and $30 for a powered site We are self contained can so did not need to use their showed and Loos which having looked into are very ordinary- it's a Backpackers! In the middle of Airlie you... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Airlie Beach is great and Nomads is made it pop. The people at Mad travel set me and my mate up on good tours. The people working the desk at Nomads were fantastic. Quantas had left my bag in LA when I flew over and their was some trouble getting it sorted out. Lucy at the front desk was very... More

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Lyon, France
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was quite disappointed with this place as the reviews had led me to believe that it would be a decent hostel. My travel agent booked me into it so it wasn't actually my choice to stay here. I initially was booked into an 8 bed dorm but when asked for an upgrade when I saw the room. Having stayed... More

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Byron Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the best if not THE best hostel I have been to here in Australia so far! From the outside it appears to be an average hostel, but then when you walk in it rather is like a 5 star resort. Being located right in the city it still appears like a proper holiday resort: Pool, nice parks, a... More

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Address: 354 Shute Harbour Road, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Airlie Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers 2*
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