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The Prince Albert Backpackers

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 28 November 2013

Booked a single room in what was described as a backpackers. The room was small and basic, but comfortable, well insulated, and met/exceeded expectations. The en-suite was excellent and modern. Staff were friendly and helpful. The bar downstairs served good drinks with a good atmosphere...More

Thank suriChristchurch
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Lots of brilliant extras including free pick up from the bus stop, free wifi, free breakfast, games room, tv room with loads of movies and sunny court yard with hammocks! Our room was very clean and comfy. Great value for money!

Thank Sophie M
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Since the first night I've felt nothing but welcome! Definitely the best hostel I have ever stayed at and it's not going to be long before I'm planning a return trip I think. The facilities are all you could need. Kitchen, tv lounge, free internets,...More

Thank Rowan_Hogg
Reviewed 28 May 2013

What I remember of this amazing hostel : a place where you can feel at home far away from your home with wonderful owners, Mike and Nani. This place is perfect to make some new friends with a beer in your hand (such a good...More

Thank ChouchaneK
Reviewed 21 May 2013

I spent one month at the Prince Albert and I really enjoyed each day. The staff is superb!! always friendly and dedicated to its customers and their needs. If you spend some time there, you'll feel part of the "family". Lots of fun at the...More

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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$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$33 - US$58 (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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