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    Aussie Nomads

    18564 Bruce Hwy, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good7%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible56%
    28 Jan 2015
    “Worst. Owner. Ever.”
    21 Oct 2014
    “If you want the 2nd year visa consider here”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
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    Reviews (13)
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    1 - 5 of 12 reviews

    Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

    As the other reviews here state, the hostel isn't TOO bad but watch out for the owner Paul. If your lookinh for visa work, you might get lucky at this hostel and get work at a good farm for decent money. However your more likely...More

    16  Thank Gustifer2
    Reviewed 22 October 2014

    This is a strange place. The staff frankly seem to hate backpackers. I never quite understood why they do work there. It's very expensive, during the high season looking at $240 for a 6bed dorm and the kitchen facilities are not brilliant. But there is...More

    3  Thank Robert C
    Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

    Absolutely shocking hostel to stay in. The owner Paul is a greedy man who abuses the fact that people need to do farmwork for the 2nd year visa. 240 dollars for a 6 bed dorm upstairs. Kitchen has little facilities to cater for the amount...More

    17  Thank Vera H
    Reviewed 6 November 2013

    I stayed at Aussie Nomads for around 3 months. It cost around £220 a week for downstairs accommodation, with the premium accommodation costing slightly more, but with the added bonus of air conditioning. Now the place in fairness was reasonably tidy.However it was the attitude...More

    9  Thank Paul D
    Reviewed 25 October 2013

    I arrived at this hostel at about 9pm to visit a friend who is staying here doing farm work. I had a talk with the owner who informed me there were no beds left. I mentioned I had a wagon so he said I could...More

    8  Thank Ilovetravelling2013
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 28 - USD 31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 145
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Queensland >
    • Bowen
    • Also Known As
    • Aussie Nomads Bowen, Queensland
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    Room Tips
    "None! They charge for aircon and the internet is expensive!"
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    "Upstairs always. Free aircon and ensuite."
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    "rooms in the back in cooler. no one cleans the toilets in the room so better downstairs"
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