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    Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers

    354 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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          Reviewed 21 July 2016

          I only stayed here for 1 night before my 2 day Whitsundays sailing trip.. But it was great for the time I was there. The staff were helpful & accommodating as I had to check-in late and had to check-out early. They were also nice...More

          Thank Harriet H
          Response from NomadsAirlieBea... A, Public Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 24 August 2016

          Hi Harriet, Thanks for your amazing review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay in Nomads Airlie beach. We will work closely with our management and Maintenance teams to work towards solving this issue. Thanks again for your review and we hope to see you...More

          Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

          I think the best hostel I've been in my roadtrip along the east coast. The girls at the reception weren't really kind but everything else was beautiful. The rooms were clean and big, the area was huge, the kitchen new. We just had the bad...More

          Thank Maria G
          Response from NomadsAirlieBea... A, Public Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 24 August 2016

          Hi Maria, Thanks for your awesome feedback! We really appreciate your review. We're sorry that you weren't able to get a good night sleep in our lovely hostel. We have ensured that our night security will now do hourly room checks for noise levels after...More

          Reviewed 5 July 2016

          Do not recommend this hostel! We got a private room and we almost froze on the first night because they didnt have more blankets. Seriously? not enough blankets? thats not acceptable. Also, they have no sense of urgency, Im on vacation, I cant spend the...More

          Thank ana paula k k
          Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 18 April 2017

          Hi there, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We really appreciate it. Reviews give us the opportunity to pass on praise were your experience has been good and give us an opportunity to work on the bits that weren't up to...More

          Reviewed 1 July 2016

          This hostel is perfect for solo and group travelers. Apparently its the party hostel in Airlie beach and I most certainly got the feel of it. The camp style openness was unique for me in comparison to other hostels/back packers lodges I have stayed in....More

          Thank Babs I
          Response from NomadsAirlieBea... A, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 24 August 2016

          Hi Babs I, Thank you so much for your review! We really love to hear your feedback so we can offer a great experience for all our guests. We have taken your review on board, now offering guests 24 hour access to the site, new...More

          Reviewed 26 June 2016

          The group was super young when I was there. Wifi only in the reception. Not a ton of outlets in the rooms. Only get the basics. Have bar and games for people. Right on the mainstrip in town. Pretty average hostel.More

          Thank Liz C
          Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 18 April 2017

          Hi there, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We really appreciate it. Reviews give us the opportunity to pass on praise were your experience has been good and give us an opportunity to work on the bits that weren't up to...More

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          • US$21 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette
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          • 35
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          MindyTravel
          The pictures displayed on this web page show terrible looking rooms and rubbish around the place... Yet the reviews suggest other wise is this a resort or not?? If it is you may need to change/update the pictures to this web site...
          9 September 2015|
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          Response from kelsastar79 | Property representative |
          Unfortunately, we cant remove pictures that guests have posted. We are a backpackers in resort style accommodation set over 7 acres. I can assure you that the property is cleaned over 3 times a day & rooms have House... More
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          Shaun B
          Hi there, I'm wondering if you have facilities to store a car and boat trailer for a week? I'm looking at coming up from Brisbane and cruising the islands for a week but need somewhere to safely park our car and trailer (for a fee of course!) Cheers Shaun
          21 May 2015|
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          Response from Erin K | Property representative |
          Hello - Thanks for you enquiry. We do have limited spaces available for $5 per day. The best thing you could do is come and see us when you arrive in Airlie and we can check if we have the space to accommodate you and then... More
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          "Request a room far away from the bar"
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          "Rooms in the middle are louder because shed bar is always rowdy."
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          "hit up Moli he will show you how airlie beach turns it up"
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          "You get what you pay for"
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