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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago NEW

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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Thank Katie H
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Thank Benjamin F
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The site was beautiful, pool, garden... Wifi doesn't work. I hate it :( Room was ok with big bathroom and 2 shower for 8 people. Perfect and clean. The thing is: no place to store your bag pack, no locker, no bac, nothing. So everything of everybody are on the floor. It's a mess. I really appreciate a shelf when...

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Thank Valllll
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived off the 7.30am bus in Airlie Beach and after dropping our luggage off at the hostel (No free shuttles here everyone), we were told strictly that we wouldn't be checked in until 2pm. Most other hostels I've been to try and check you in early like say around 12pm. But here there was no compromise. Then when 2pm...

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Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thankfully we only stayed one night. This is more a backpackers than a motel. We had a good size room downstairs in one of the buildings. It was not dirty but we had always the impression that something had not been cleaned properly, but we couldn't say what it was. The place need definitely some maintenance, basic repairs are overdue....

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Thank Steffen G
Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were a group of 4 friends. The first night we stayer in another (more expensive ) hotel, but for the return of our Withsundays boat we changed to Nomads, for being a backpacker is really good. Every part of the room was clean and very spacious. Close to bars and pick ups. Totally recommend it .

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 3 night here and just got no good from it I will definitely forget this hostel in two weeks time. Stayed in a 8 bed shared the toilet and showers are in the room so that is good the air con was not good and you have no remote to change the settings. Reception is not good on check...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Went their in early October 2016, accommodation is fine for the money you pay, beds are soft the dorms/rooms are cleaned regularly, the pool is great to meet other but the best time to be their is during the spring break, which is mid September which we just missed but was told by everybody their that it was the best...

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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: $41 - $76 (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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“Stay away if you can't sleep with ongoing noise throughout the night, it's more a backpackers after all.”
 of 5 bubbles 767steffeng, 3 weeks ago | 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
“Tent had heaps of room, was away from the crowd in a tent at p12 and it was comfy”
 of 5 bubbles LXO, Nov 17, 2015 | Read review
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