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The Palace Backpackers

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good11%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here again recently having enjoyed it so much the first time several years earlier. A lovely old dwelling with much homely and artistic character I've not come across in many other hostels I've stayed in around the world. Met Steve again (the owner's son)...More

Thank Pania W
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Only stayed one night, but it was great. It's really got everything - well-equipped kitchen, Hundertwasser-themed bathrooms, comfortable rooms, easy-going staff, low-cost and free breakfast with espresso coffee! Only negative was a bit of noise at 4am from the McDonalds across the street, but apart...More

Thank Cordelial_13
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights. Staff were lovely and friendly, showers were great and wifi is a plus. Stayed in a double room and it was spacious, but smelled really weird and needed an airing out every time we entered. The hostel has a relaxed vibe,...More

Thank Lauren R
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The palace has a relaxed atmosphere. I enjoyed relaxing in the hammocks. The location is a convenent enough to walk everywhere in Nelson. The baking is amazing! It was exciting to see what was there each morning. It is also close to the markets. There...More

Thank hpeters0n4
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a double room and with a BBH card, it's reasonably priced. The house is an old building so it's got some character and it's on a hillside so there's multiple levels to it. Free breakfast in the morning was great, toast and cereal....More

Thank Ryan B
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Traveller (16)
Room & Suite (1)
Hotel & Grounds (20)
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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