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The Bug Backpackers

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Overview
226 Vanguard Street, Nelson 7010 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews double room the kitchen free wifi the main block abel tasman bus station late check free breakfast in the morning shared bathroom a nice place to stay bunk beds long term minute walk town centre washing machine nelson city hostel
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to be. I recommend . I liked the room and the breakfast was great with good bread, spreads like chocolate butter jams, peanut butter, coffee tea.. milk.. parking next to the room. The owner was friendly.

Thank Mor BD B
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The owner Stefanie picked me up at the bus station for free! Thus I had a welcoming arrival with a nice chat. The hostel atmosphere is lovely with all the work put into the smallest of details (eg. pictures of the bug everywhere) and everyone...More

Thank rp2612
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Four hammocks outback by the barbecue which lives next to the foosball table and herb garden. Bike barn with plenty of bikes for guests to use for free. A friendly cat that will cuddle with you until it want to sit below the fruit trees....More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The bedroom and bathroom are really clean, which is really important to me. The bed was comfortable and cosy. The double bedroom was quite spacious. The free breakfast on the morning was a simple, but delicious range of fresh breads with spreads. It is a...More

Thank jada m
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our pipe band recently stayed here in a mix of bedrooms and bunk rooms.recommend highly.Clean nicely refurbished with great shower rooms free bike loan and gas BBQ and friendly staff.2 km walk to town Dairy round the corner

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Description
The Bug Backpacker is a small, friendly hostel with a welcoming atmosphere. The hostel offers FREE wifi, bikes,lockers in large dorm bedrooms, local pick up/drop off from the bus station and on-site parking. More Rooms are clean, spacious and tastefully decorated. Beds are fully made. The Bug has two large, well-equipped kitchens with fresh herbs where you can cook your meals and store your food. The hostel is spread over three houses with a large connecting garden for you to relax. It offers hammocks, foosball and a BBQ. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$31 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$31 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
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Traveller (47)
Room & Suite (29)
Dining (2)
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"Rooms in the building adjacent to the main building are older but quieter"
ilForastero
3 Jan 2018
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"Double shared bathroom are quieter."
arngyc
19 May 2017
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"The private rooms are one hell of a good choice for the price!"
rp2612
3 Apr 2017
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"Paris room has it's own ensuite"
naarah05
26 Feb 2017
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