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The Prince Albert Backpackers

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Overview
113 Nile Street, Nelson 7010 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Hostel for a night and it was perfect. They do a Backpackers Dinner for NZD12 (two course, in this case a large wrap and a chocolate brownie), cheaper bear for houseguests (NZD6 for a pint of lager, pils or dark) and a...More

Thank Traveljedi007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best hostels I’ve been... Clean, all the staff very friendly and also great to get to known people! They have breakfast with awesome waffles, cheap drinks and good food. I stayed in 6mix room bedroom, very comfortable and with our own toilet....More

Thank Andres P
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Staffs are friendly. But. No glass in the room I can't drink a glass of water at night or on the morning. Room has a desk but no chair. Funny. The drain blocked in the shower. The bar is perfect. Breakfast OK.

Thank BackPacker819104
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Upper Bunk very hard to Climb in & out of as there's no Grip Rail at Top. Also Toilet Shower room has no Coat hangers to keep Clothes off wet floor. Otherwise enjoyed the Bar area good, Food & Drink's Good also !

Thank Steamingmaddd
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This was the first hostel i stayed at in the south island. I was in a room with two guy who were staying long term. The people staying were mostly long termers however quite friendly. The best thing about the hostel was the breakfast, which...More

Thank Jeremy S
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About
Description
The Prince Albert Backpackers & Bar is centrally located in Nelson City. Our Heritage class building is located only minutes away from everything Nelson has to offer including mountain biking, hiking, natural More swimming pools, arts and crafts and the famous Saturday Markets. The Prince Albert Backpackers and hostel provides today's travellers with the very best in modern facilities and accommodation including free unlimited WiFi and a free daily breakfast, while the locals bar and restaurant allows friendly interaction between the Nelsonites and the backpacker traveller.We have a range of rooms from 6 bed dorms, 4 bed share rooms, twins, and doubles. All of our rooms have en-suite facilities along with laundered and pressed linens and duvets. The backpackers uses a secure electronic keycard access system. Our guests also enjoy the exclusive use of a private sunny courtyard, private lounge, private kitchen and laundry facilities.Other facilities that you will find here at The Prince Albert Backpackers include a games room with Fussball, Darts, Ping Pong & Air Hockey, cruiser style bikes free of charge to explore Nelson and for the more adventurous individual we have quality mountain bikes for hire at the cheapest rate in town. With our free luggage storage you can also make The Prince Albert Backpackers your base-camp hostel to explore the 3 national parks within 1 1/2 hours from Nelson including the beautiful Abel Tasman and the alpine National Lakes.Factor in the discounts you will receive around town with our branded Prince Albert Backpackers wristband and we truly believe that once you have stayed with us you will seriously consider staying just that little bit longer... Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Golf Course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$35 - US$60 (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
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$35 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
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Traveller (36)
Room & Suite (20)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Natalie H
12 February 2015|
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Response from MikeATthePA | Property representative |
Hi Natalie - We provide a Free shuttle service to and from the bus terminals in town (of which there are two) between the hours of 8am and 9pm. All that we ask is that you pre-book it.
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Room Tips
"The rooms on the floor level had hammocks out front and another available bathroom."
KiwiTravlla
8 Jan 2017
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"Upstairs rooms are probably quieter."
155colleend
13 Sep 2016
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"upstairs for those with healthy knees, but this general location is so quiet I would imagine anywhere the..."
789barbd
27 Mar 2016
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"We have stayed in a room with direct access to a patio. We had a nice veranda and hammocks around. It was..."
Heu_Filiaci
6 Feb 2016
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