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    Paradiso Backpackers

    42 Weka Street | PO Box 7, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good26%
    • Average12%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible4%
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    “free soup” (31 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (22 reviews)
    “free breakfast” (38 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Kitchenette
    Spa
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    we stayed for 2 nights and it was more than enough. Apparently the staff isn't cleaning. Dirt on kitchen floor next to dishes in open shells, and soap rappers and hair in showers for more than two days. Also an ant problem they have made...More

    Thank Dace L
    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    There are many amenities at this hostel. A pool, hot tub, volleyball court, sauna, TV room and two kitchens are available for guest use. However, every one of these is dominated by long term guests. It is difficult to find kitchen space for only a...More

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    Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

    Me and 2 friends stayed here for 2 nights and found it was great value for money! Free wifi, free breakfast, free soup every evening, can't complain! I would say this is definitely a hostel that would be better to visit in the summer with...More

    Thank ChloeW_94
    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for 2 nights and it was a pretty decent place! We got free breakfast, there is free soup on offer at dinner time and we also got noodles upon check in which was pretty cool!! The rooms we was in was quite...More

    Thank Mara B
    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    This hostel offers a lot of wonderful amenities that make it very appealing - such as a pool, hot tub and sauna, however we felt rather uncomfortable during our stay here. My partner and I agreed that it seemed as if the majority of people...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$16 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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    • Paradiso Backpackers Hotel Nelson
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