Just 5 minutes' walk from Airlie Beach, Nomads Backpackers Airlie Beach Backpackers Hostel is set among tropical native gardens. Guests enjoy a swimming pool, volleyball court and a poolside bar. Free WiFi is available from the tour desk.

Accommodations options at Airlie Beach Nomads, include private rooms and shared dormitories. All rooms are air conditioned and have personal lockers, reading lights and secure key card access.

Guest facilities include a communal kitchen, guest lounge room, internet kiosk and a laundry.

Set on 7 acres, Nomads Backpackers Hostel is just 2 minutes’ walk from Airlie Beach Lagoon.

This is our guests' favorite part of Airlie Beach, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Nomads Airlie Beach has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 28, 2010

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Airlie Beach, this property has an excellent location score of 9.0!

Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Nomads Airlie Beach

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Airlie Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    600 feet from property
  • Shingley Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    2,400 feet from property
  • Boathaven Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    2,500 feet from property
  • Cannonvale Beach

    8.1 Very good beach
    1.1 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is a single bed?
    this is a bed in a 8 bed mixed dorm room
    Answered on October 31, 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    No, to prevent the spread of bed bugs we do not allow sleeping bags in to any of our rooms.
    Answered on May 8, 2020
  • hello twin room is with private bathroom?
    All our rooms contain their own en-suite bathrooms including private rooms & shared dorm rooms.
    Answered on August 21, 2021
  • Hey, do you have any double room, W/ private bathroom? Date 24/12 to 02/01
    Hi there, We do have rooms for 2 but there are a variety of different options, please feel free to call our reception and one of our lovely team mem...
    Answered on September 28, 2021
  • Do all dorm rooms have lockers available?
    Not all dorms have lockers however, you can leave you valuables with us in our safe at reception :)
    Answered on April 10, 2021
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Amenities of Nomads Airlie Beach
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour
  • Evening entertainment
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • Karaoke
  • Pool table
Food & Drink
  • Bar
No internet access available.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs AUD 10 per day.
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules Nomads Airlie Beach takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


7:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Nomads Airlie Beach accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that this property does not have any policies, procedures or resources in place to accommodate the unique needs of school graduates during the annual 'Schoolies Week' period. It does not have adequate resources to engage qualified security personnel to guarantee the safety, comfort and convenience of school graduate guests during this period.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform Nomads Airlie Beach of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Nomads Airlie Beach

  • Check-in at Nomads Airlie Beach is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Nomads Airlie Beach is 800 feet from the center of Airlie Beach.

  • The prices at Nomads Airlie Beach may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Nomads Airlie Beach offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Karaoke
    • Evening entertainment
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Swimming pool
    • Live music/Performance
    • Happy hour

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The nearest beach is 500 feet from Nomads Airlie Beach.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Nomads Airlie Beach by:

    • Car 30min