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The Prince Albert Backpackers

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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 21 December 2016

I loved this place. The staff was really friendly, room was basic but nice. They have free breakfast that was a great one. The location is around 10 minutes walk from downtown, pretty good. Free wi-fi, only the kitchen that was pretty small.

Thank Valeria M
Reviewed 7 December 2016

the set up of the hostel really speaks to me. The central courtyard is great for socializing, and there is always somebody around to chat up. And it's a perfect place to lounge in the hammocks. The people there, owners and staff alike, couldn't be...More

Thank Simon J
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

The rooms are nice and clean. Each room has its own bathroom. Cool outside area, good kitchen and laundry facilities. Good WiFi, best breakfast so far in a hostel and bikes to rent. The staff is ultra fiendly, the receptionist showed me everything and got...More

Thank Steffen S
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

When you visit the Prince Albert's website, you can clearly see the BBH Logo and when you make a booking it says that if you hold a valid BBH card you will receive a 3$ discount for each night. As i am a BBH card...More

Thank Lionheart92
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night on our way from Queenstown to Picton and found several positive points over other hostels in NZ: - Free wifi throughout the property - Free breakfast from 8-9am - Very clean rooms and high quality beds (we stayed in...More

Thank shauntheshepherd
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Top amenities
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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