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The Prince Albert Backpackers

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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“courtyard area”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bar/Lounge
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I have stayed here many times while in Nelson and I absolutely recommend. This is not your typical backpackers. The rooms are very clean and comfortable and with ensuites. The staff are friendly, attentive and helpful. The PA is a 5 minute walk to the...More

Thank courtney i
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for one night in a private en suite double. The room was clean and comfortable and roomy. No towels but we had our own. Great deals in food and drink and simple breakfast included which suited us

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed here before and after walking the Abel Tasman Coast track and are so happy we did. It has everything backpackers could want - clean kitchen, laundry facilities and a bar with food and drink specials for guests. There are grocery stores within walking...More

Thank Julie A
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Had a light dinner with a friend early Saturday night. However ‘light’ is definitely not the word to describe the food here. Great portion sizes! Chips cooked to perfection. Perfect amount of topping on nachos and shrimp popcorn so crispy with so much flavour. All...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We only stayed for 1 night. The prince Albert backpackers is a bit out of town but only by 5 minutes walk. The room was fine. Plenty of room and it was clean and tidy. The staff were friendly and you do get good offers...More

Thank Sarah G
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$33 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$33 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"The rooms on the floor level had hammocks out front and another available bathroom."
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"Upstairs rooms are probably quieter."
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"upstairs for those with healthy knees, but this general location is so quiet I would imagine anywhere the..."
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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..."
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