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The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

With Airlie being rather small the location of this hostel is perfectly allocated within the middle of the main street. The hostel looks pretty small when you wal in, but the cabins are actually very good and rather new with a pretty bathroom. With the lagune and all the stores, restaurants and harbour on walking distance, it is the perfect...

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BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Jane D, You're right, it's the perfect place to stay in Airlie Beach, but we love hearing from our guests who see it the way we do, so thank you! Hopefully you got a chance to get out an experience all of beautiful Airlie Beach, from your perfectly located hostel! Safe Travels, Tom Cooney

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited Nomads and stayed for a couple nights, it's in the best location and the staff were lovely! Especially the chick who checked me in, her name was Heidi! Such a friendly soul ☺️ Would stay here again!

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BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi KateWalker95, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review, it's fantastic to receive positive feedback we can pass on to the staff. We'll make sure Heidi gets an extra special high five from you. Thanks again, safe travels, Tom Cooney

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect place to stay if you are looking for low cost accommodation. I actually used my frequent flyer points and got a private room for two nights for approx $85. Room was really big, it's not the prettiest place I have stayed in- but I didn't come to Airlie Beach so I could stay in my room!...

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BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi AnnieN89, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review we really appreciate the feedback. Glad to hear you go the opportunity to get out and experience some fo the beautiful surroundings to our little bit of paradise. We've got some new strategies in place in really pretty the whole property up and rooms so hopefully we get...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nomads is def the place to be. loved the layout with shed bar and the pools. rooms were clean and the staff were poppin fresh. especially the Moli dude what a crack up! took me for a night out and was such a sick kkeennttt!! would recommend him for dayysss

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BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks JEremy K, We'll make sure we pass on a massive hi five to Moli for you. Hope the rest of your trip is awesome! Cheers, Tom Cooney

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't stay here but visited a lot while my family from overseas stayed here. They were very happy with the accomodation, nice dorm rooms w ensuites and beautiful spacious grounds. Reception staff were all super lovely and accomodating. Shout out to Ellie and Emily working the travel desk! Coolest chicks with heaps of local knowledge they booked us on...

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BASEMagnetic, Operations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Monique P, Sorry for the delay in response, thanks for much leaving us such a lovely review. We agree Shed Bar is the best spot to be in Airlie Beach on a Sunday, hopefully you get a chance to come back and visit us again soon. Safe Travels, Tom Cooney

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My First Day Was Quite The Experience From When I Was Picked Up Right Untill I Left, Moli Tuigamala Has Been The Best Of Tour Guide's Since My Stay Special Thanks To All The Staff's Of Nomads & X-Base Especially House Keeping Staff's Always Making Sure They Staying On Top Of Things, The NightLife Crew Who Have Made My Holiday...

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AllyAlty, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Walter, Thanks for your awesome review, it was a pleasure to meet you and have your good energy and amazing painting skills at Base and Nomads! Come back and see us again soon. :) Kind Regards and lots of love, Base/Nomads Airlie Beach

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I came over to Airlie on my own from the Uk and I'm glad I found this Hostel! Everyone was really friendly and the facilities were great! I'd like to thank the member of staff named Moli for going out of his way to make sure I was happy in my new home. Thanks for an amazing experience, See you...

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AllyAlty, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi There, Thanks for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and are very proud to have Moli as a member our awesome team here at Nomads, he looks after everyone very well. We look forward to seeing you again next time your in beautiful Airlie Beach. Until then, take care and happy travels!...

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Staff extremely helpful. Rooms very clean and well equipped with 2 showers, power sockets next to beds. Overall made airlie beach a very good experience. Located right in the middle of the town! Wish I stayed longer.

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AllyAlty, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi James, So happy to hear yo enjoyed your stay with us and thanks for the review. We do have a great position in town and love that we can provide our guests with food and beverages at our bar right next door to reception as well! We look forward to seeing you next time you are in the sunny...

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I'll start with the good, I stayed for 3 nights, two out of them were in a private room and one was in a shared 4 beds dorm. the hostel is clean , rooms are big and there are toilet and showers in them which is very comfortable. The bad- The hostel charge 6 dollars a day for storage, which...

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AllyAlty, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Rakefet, Thanks for your review and we are so pleased to hear you were happy with your accommodation at Nomads. We appreciate your feedback about the luggage room pricing and staffing issues that you experienced whilst you were with us and have addressed both of them since. The staff member you dealt with, as you recognised, was endeavouring to...

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nice and big property with pool. Helpful staff and a good bar nextdoor :) #beerpong and just a few minutes away from the city center. We had a big room but not the cleanest, with a loud air conditioner but everything else was just fine!

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AllyAlty, Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Enya! Thanks for your review and Im so glad you had a great time - and nailed beer pong too! Our bar is very popular with backpackers, and locals alike and we have a lot of fun hosting boat after parties and lots of fun games for you and your backpacker buddies. Hopefully we see you again next time...

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  • Kitchenette
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers

Address: 354 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Airlie Beach
Price Range: RM97 - RM354 (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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“hit up Moli he will show you how airlie beach turns it up”
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“Ask for a room away from the walking street for quietness”
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“Stay away if you can't sleep with ongoing noise throughout the night, it's more a backpackers after all.”
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