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The Prince Albert Backpackers

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“free breakfast”(37 reviews)
“drink deals”(3 reviews)
“courtyard area”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick night in Nelson. Beds were comfy, rooms were warm and the staff very accomodating. Appreciated the backpacker prices on food and drinks in the bar. The breakfast was also a great start to the day.

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is a great hotel/hostel/backpackers. Nani and Mike are lovely hosts and Erin is the best manager ever. I'm 54 and really enjoyed staying here and the young people had a ball! The breakfast is included and there's a two course meal (all day) for...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Excellent value for your money!! This hostel is run by a young couple, so they know exactly what young people want. We liked everything about it, but our favorite things were the common area (all rooms face the courtyard, encouraging people to socialize), movie room...More

Thank Morgan J
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Book ahead if you want to stay multiple nights. Very friendly people, reasonable prices. Hostel is very clean, easy to connect with other backpackers :) Free breakfast included. Anyways just check it out, you won't be dissapointed

Thank Thilders
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice hostel with comfortable beds,small but tidy kitchen area and really nice and helpful staff!Some of my food disappeared out of the fridge,but that was not the fault of the hostel...the staff gave me attention,tried to find a solution...anyway, I just stayed one night,bei...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$39 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$39 - US$62 (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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