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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

The rooms and the facilities are good. Kitchens are a bit dirty and very hot. Some of the staff are just unfriendly and not helpful at all. Always a loooong line to get help at the reception.. Maybe they need more staff?!? Great location and good deals with restaurants and bars.

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Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

I have a bad experience during my trip when suddenly my gifs for my family was missing. But them I spoke to Alec in the reception and he was very calm and handle very professional listening to me and giving the options to solve my problem. After that, he sent me to the laundry and the girls Sharon and Jamie...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 January 2016

the backpackers would be so nice, as the location is really good and the whole place is really nice with grassy bits, trees etc. BUT it is not well maintained- they obviously need to invest in more staff. the shower and toilet facilities and even the kitchen was really dirty. overprized for what you get. we've stayed in better backpackers

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Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

The budget King was clean, very spacious, quiet and comfortable. The room is situated in a detached bungalow so it's nice and private. The bed is massive and super comfy! I love the apartment style to the room - basic kitchen amenities and an ensuite bathroom complete with towels and shampoo. There's a large pool, an affordable bar and a...

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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

I've stayed there with friends for 2 nights. Big rooms, confy beds, but dirty and dark bathrooms. It's quite big, with laundry and pools. Lines to check in and check out. I've asked for cups at 3:30pm and they were running out. It could be better.

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kelsastar79, General Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Dieine, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review...love the title :) I have addressed the HK staff in regards to the bathrooms and will be keeping a very close eye on them over the next few weeks. I hope you enjoyed your Whitsundays trip & get the chance to come back here again some day. Cheers...

St Albans
Reviewed 11 January 2016

loved staying here! very clean - spacious dorms! good value for money! only downside is you have to pay for wifi & the wifi is terrible! Location is very good, right at the top end of the main street, next to all main bars/restaurants.

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kelsastar79, General Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Ciara, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a brilliant review for Airlie Beach. I so happy you enjoyed your stay & I hope you enjoy the rest of your travels around OZ. I you ever get the chance to get back to the Beautiful Whitsundays again please come and say Hi! Happy Travels Kellie |GM Nomads Airlie...

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here in January 2016 whilst travelling the East Coast. Very basic rooms. Swimming pool is average. As a solo female traveller I found the rooms to be too isolated with absolutely no lighting at night time. As well as that the rooms are completely separate to the reception/kitchen area & anyone can just walk in. Would not recommend

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kelsastar79, General Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Emma, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. They are very helpful to find our what we are doing well at and not so well at. I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your time with us, yes we are a resort style property but we do have security on every evening & there is lighting...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Met the best people staying at this lodge, so close to the heart of Airlie didn't have to catch one taxi everything is within a 5 minute walk, the rooms were clean, friendly and helpful staff. Will definitely be back.

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kelsastar79, General Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey & thanks for leaving such a fab review. This is what Airlie Beach is about, having a great time & making new friends. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to meeting you when you get the chance to come back. I hope you are enjoying the rest of your travel and get the chance to stay...

Sao Leopoldo, RS
Reviewed 20 December 2015

The rooms are like cottages. Each room has enough space for each of the occupant's mess. There are electrical outlets for everyone in the room. Two showers, one sink and one toilet. Clean enough. There's a pool, which I never used, since we were only there to sleep. Oh, and though there are parties around, the sound didn't reach my...

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kelsastar79, General Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Sara, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us in Airlie Beach & hope you had a fantastic Whitsundays trip. If you get the chance to come to Airlie Beach again I hope you pop in and say hi. Enjoy the rest of your travels. Cheers...

Rayleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Decent double room stay in Nomads. Very very basic but having a large sized room was good. The walls are white bricked and give off a dull vibe but you have your own private bathroom and kitchenette area. The bed was pretty comfy and aircon worked well. Cheap and cheerful, If you don't expect too much you will be happy.

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kelsastar79, General Manager at Nomads Airlie Beach Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Darryl, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm happy to see you enjoyed your stay & get the chance to visit us and the Whitsundays again sometime soon. Happy Travels Kellie | GM Nomads Airlie Beach

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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: €36 - €65 (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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“Ask for a room away from the walking street for quietness”
 of 5 bubbles JiiBird, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stay away if you can't sleep with ongoing noise throughout the night, it's more a backpackers after all.”
 of 5 bubbles 767steffeng, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Wifi only in reception”
 of 5 bubbles loveshotels4, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere with competent staff.”
 of 5 bubbles 202carolynl, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“higher number mean further from the entrance, thus further from noise”
 of 5 bubbles Sara_Tae, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
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