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Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We camped, so I can't speak for the hostel dorms themselves, but the camping amenities were foul. The toilet/shower block closest to the campsites had no electricity or water connected, but we were still encouraged to use these facilities. The other toilet block boasted toilets missing the flush buttons so you couldn't flush. Showers mouldy and had no hangers and...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly, my partner and I never intended to stay at this hostel, our coach to Hervey Bay was cancelled due to flooding so we quickly booked two beds in a 8 bed mixed dorm at the Nomads hostel for two nights. (We did this online about 30 minutes before we went to check in) When we arrived I had to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect location, friendly staff. But soooo dirty, kitchen was revolting and the bathroom in the dorm was nasty. The bar wasn't open, and you can't have your own alcohol, so meeting people Was hard! Won't stay here again. Instead I'd stay at magnums just down the road from nomads, people have been happier with there.

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Thank Carly B
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was kind of a "let's try it and we'll see" accommodation as we had heard mixed stories. This time and for us, Nomads delivered. The location is great: it's in the center of walking street and as our double room was in the far end of the yard well away from the walking street, we slept well and didn't...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cheap party location. We stayed at the camping powered site. It was crowded and dirty. It was expensive for what it was. It was very loud. Positive was the ability to rock up late (10pm we arrived) and the location (on the Main Street)

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Thank countrycitymouse2015
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Airlie beach for the scenery not really the accomodation, but staying at Nomads over New Years was a bit of a hit and miss. Bathrooms are tired but seem to be cleanish. The rooms are nice and beds comfortable, however we saw the staff washing dirty mop heads and then the sheets which seemed a bit gross....

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Thank rshi341
Reviewed December 3, 2016

The nomads hostel here is probably the best of the nomads i have been to during my hole trip up the east coast ( Sydney-Cairns ). The rooms are much better and the toilet/showers are again much better. The location of this hostel is great to and has everything u need all within a few minutes walk.

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Reviewed December 2, 2016

This was the most disgusting and vile hostel I have ever stayed in. The only positive thing I can say about it is its location. The staff were rude on a number of occasions and the hostel itself was filthy! The rooms were disgusting and the bathroom floor was black! The kitchen was a disgrace and there were ants crawling...

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1Thank Katie H
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

I'm usually not a big fan of nomads and base, but this is actually quite nice. It's not too noisy and just super close to all the places you want to go in Airlie! The price for electricity is quite high and the wifi sucks, but this is nothing unusual in Australia 😉 I'd still recommend it to other Travellers...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

When we first arrived we had booked and paid extra to stay in a 6 bed dorm but were put into an 8 bed dorm. As the hostel was very busy they were unable to move us into a 6 bed but the staff were really lovely and gave us a $20 voucher each to spend at the bar (Molly?)....

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  • Kitchenette
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers

Address: 354 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Airlie Beach
Price Range: $38 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Ask for a room away from the walking street for quietness”
 of 5 bubbles JiiBird, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Stay away if you can't sleep with ongoing noise throughout the night, it's more a backpackers after all.”
 of 5 bubbles 767steffeng, Nov 16, 2016 | Read review
“Wifi only in reception”
 of 5 bubbles loveshotels4, Oct 6, 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere with competent staff.”
 of 5 bubbles 202carolynl, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
“higher number mean further from the entrance, thus further from noise”
 of 5 bubbles Sara_Tae, Dec 20, 2015 | Read review
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