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    Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers

    354 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    Brilliant, fun place for backpackers. I stayed here when I was a backpacker in the 90's and recently visited family who were staying there too. It's a great place for the young 'uns. Fun, lively and comfortable.More

    Thank Moodle42
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 17 April 2017

    Hi Moodle42, How amazing, i'm sure the whole town looks very different to what it did in the 90s. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review we appreciate, and really glad to hear it brought back some fond memories for you. Hopefully...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is very nice i like it everything for me was clean the rooms are very good there is not to much space for your stuffs but its ok, is a very big hostel i like it and i recommed it to you it...More

    Thank Graciela S
    Response from BASEBackpackerscrew, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 15 April 2017

    Hi Graciela S, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. It's great to hear you loved our little (big) place as much as we do. I've got a meeting with our maintenance and housekeeping staff today, to discuss how...More

    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    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...More

    Thank Jane D
    Response from BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 24 March 2017

    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...More

    Reviewed 11 March 2017 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!More

    Thank KateWalker95
    Response from BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 24 March 2017

    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...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    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...More

    Thank AnnieN89
    Response from BASEMagnetic, Guest Relations Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach BackpackersResponded 24 March 2017

    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...More

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    MindyTravel
    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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    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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