We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Really helpful & friendly staff - especially when we arrived after the whole place had closed for the night thanks to our delayed flight! Comfortable, good sized & clean rooms (stayed in an ensuite double), no bother from the pub in terms of late night...More
Superb little hostel in a quiet but convenient location in Nelson. Nice touch with the free breakfast waffles and $10 meals at the bar. Communal areas are spacious and inviting and ample kitchen facilities for all to enjoy. Free internet also. The young couple who...More
Arrived in Nelson sick of backpacking around and booked into the Prince Albert. It happened to be St Patrick's day! What a fantastic backpackers! Great people going above and beyond to offer an outstanding service to their customers. Rooms were spacious, modern and clean, staff...More
Maybe the best hostel I've been to. Not so many rooms, but lots of space to relax and hangout, a garden, hammocks, big TV room, a computer with free internet use, free wifi, free breakfast... And the best is the owner guy, super friendly and...More
The place was very clean and the free breakfast with free waffles was so good!!!
Really well situated close to the central city.
We enjoyed a long walk beside the river which it's 5 min walking from the backpackers.
The next day we used the...More
TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travellers.
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
US$20 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
Non-Smoking Rooms ,
Number of rooms
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, HostelWorld, Agoda, Travelocity, Orbitz and Hotwire so you can book your The Prince Albert Backpackers reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.