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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The travel shop is brilliant, we weren't even staying at Nomads and they were more than happy to help. Pete completely sorted the whole of our Australia trip and did everything he could to save us money. He was really knowledgeable about what he recommended to do whilst there and worked around our dates - had a laugh in the...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Overall not a bad place but our bodies were still sore 2 days later from the metal springs in the mattress poking into our ribs and bodies! My wife eventually got up because she just could not bear it anymore.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hostel is one of the newest I stayed in. Brand new and clean bathroom facilities. The rooms are big enough to find a place for your backpack. There are also clean. The beds are basic hostel. The kitchen and the common area are the best part about that hostel. There is also a little toast breakfast. The WiFi is...

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Salvador, BA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are nice, clean and quite. It is a safe and beautiful place to stay. Great shared space with kitchen. Perfect location, next to the lake and stores. Good for family trips and friends, also travelling alone.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

centrally located. hostel is big and indifferent , full of younger crowd. party dorm atmosphere. our room window opened to a bar. it was very noisy till 2 or 3am. bathroom n bedroom were clean. kitchen was overcrowded n untidy.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Check in was easy and fast even though the reception was super busy. Staff we dealt with were friendly. The room was okay, bed left some to be desired as it felt rather dated, but bonus for great pillows. They had a mattress topper which probably helped the cause. The bathroom was small but well appointed and clean. The shower...

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Irwin H, Manager at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We do our best to get to each guest as quick as we can so you can get settled into your room, and we are stoked you found this easy and fast. We are in the process of switching all of our old mattresses out at the moment. The...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic friendly helpful staff ready to provide essential information to garrentee a unforgettable trip! Great atmosphere to stay with superb facilities. Definitely recommend to anyone staying in Queenstown!

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Irwin H, Manager at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Kelsey Thank you for leaving this awesome review. So happy you enjoyed everything we have to offer. Hope to see you again in the future. Thanks The Nomads Crew

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location and a very well-run hostel made for a fantastic visit. A special shout-out to Matt for going the extra mile! I'll never forget the kindness shown to me, and I intend to pay it forward. Thanks to all and I hope we'll meet again...

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Irwin H, Manager at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey, We are delighted you had such a good time here with us! We pride ourselves on our whole team working together to do our best for every customer. Mat is great at his job and so happy you experienced that. Hope to see you again in the future. Thanks The Nomads Crew

Lismore, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed twice at this big backpackers. Centrally situated just a block up from the lake. Walk from here to everywhere easily. Big kitchen with all you need. Big laundry ditto. Tourism desk within the place. Free breakfast and dinner provided. Fun place to stay with staff from everywhere but NZ! but all very helpful and nothing a trouble. Stayed in...

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Irwin H, Manager at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. Delighted that you returned back for a second visit and enjoyed just as much. Hope to see you again. Thanks The Nomads Crew

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Check it was super easy, lovely big kitchen/ living room with a big fire and sofas. Right in the centre of town, so only a 5 minute walk to most places. Pretty cheap, and free wifi in reception. Mad travel was amazingly helpful, always been reluctant to go through a travel shop to plan my trip, but the guy Darrell...

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Irwin H, Manager at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey We are delighted to hear you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us. Darrell is a bit of a Guru when it comes to all things Mad Travel so we are delighted he could help you so much with your future travels. We hope you enjoy everything Australia has to offer. Thanks The Nomads Crew

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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 

Additional Information about Nomads Queenstown Backpackers

Address: 5-11 Church Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: £40 - £111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Nomads Queenstown Backpackers 5*
Number of rooms: 80
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“Private ensuite room are on the top level away from the dorms therefore are quite.”
 of 5 bubbles kirstyw476, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“it seems rooms with and without balcony are the same price so I advise to ask for one that has a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 589sinah, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“try to get a room on the quieter side if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles AusPat, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Good options for all sorts of travellers. Stayed in a 6 person dorm and also a private 3 person dorm with ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles sophimevans, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“best location in town”
 of 5 bubbles T744IMrafaela, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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