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Nomads Queenstown Backpackers
Reviewed August 3, 2013

Awesome hostel, great value and the staff were always happy to help, especially Rich. Free breakfast and evening meals are great and the sauna is amazing after a heavy session on the slopes. Definately reco,mmend!!

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Reviewed July 31, 2013

Ive been to many nomads and there is no question that the quality of service is consistent. Nomads is a well oiled machine, it is marketed perfectly for backpackers and younger people staying at a location to enjoy themselves and do touristy things. As usual it is clean, service is spot on and the rooms are pretty good. The free evening meal here is a big plus. It only gets 4 stars from me why? the place can be a bit like a cattle mart at times, a constant flow of human traffic in and out like a factory and the showers annoyed me a bit, the mens showers had a mind of their own, no one like to have molten lava temperature water hitting you unexpectedly every 30 seconds, sort it out nomads!

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed July 29, 2013

Amazing place, clean, Great value for money good and great staff which are always happy to help espcecially Duffy and Caz! Includes a great breakfast for free when u stay in here! includes a sauna room which is ideal after a great day on the slopes AWSOOOOOOOOOMMMEEE!

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed July 28, 2013

I have been traveling around NZ for about 4 weeks now and stayed at many hostels but nomads has to be by far the best for its comfort, hospitality and lively atmosphere.
all the staff are very friendly and more than happy to give you advise on whats about and where to go.
there are people working around the clock always cleaning and keeping everything in order so it always feels welcoming.
thats why i am more than happy to give this hostel full ratings and the staff were cracking, rich on the night shifts is a sound lad.
and all the nc where up for a good laugh.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled solo
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Reviewed July 27, 2013

Been hopping between backpackers until trying Nomads. Friendly staff, spacious and clean, warm fireplaces and the complimentary dinners have been delicious! Good place to settle. Cheers to Rich for the friendly welcome and going beyond expectations!

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Reviewed July 27, 2013

Best hostel i've stayed in in NZ! Awesome atmosphere and friendly staff, who are always happy to help. Rich was an awesome guy on reception at nights. Would recommend this to anyone travelling to Queenstown.

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Reviewed July 26, 2013

Can't recommend this hostel enough to any backpackers out there! There's free breakfast and dinner everyday which, when you're on a tight budget is the greatest relief ever. The staff are by far the greatest thing about Nomads. I booked my bungy jump through the hostel and they couldn't have been more helpful, even when my friend lost his cash card they helped him sort out getting a transfer. Rich was the greatest receptionist ever to serve in a hostel! What a charming fellow (shame about his taste in football teams though but everyone has their flaws)

Stayed: July 2013, traveled with friends
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Additional Information about Nomads Queenstown Backpackers

Address: 5-11 Church Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Amenities:
Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 93 Specialty Lodging in Queenstown
Price Range: $32 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Nomads Queenstown Backpackers 5*
Number of rooms: 80
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Nomads Queenstown Backpackers is located in the heart of Queenstown, New Zealands popular South Island holiday city. Designed with all budget travelers in mind this purpose built backpackers hostel has a variety of room types from small and large dorms with or without ensuite to private ensuite rooms with wide screen Sky TV.All dorm rooms at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers have storage lockers and individual bedside reading lights and many of the rooms have balconies with views of Queenstowns lake or mountains ... more   less 
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