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The Prince Albert Backpackers

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“free breakfast”(37 reviews)
“courtyard area”(4 reviews)
“bar attached”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

It's best hotel we've stayed at during our around NZ trip. Reasonable price, room with private bathroom looked great and clean, free bike hire, free and working wifi, game room, great breakfast for free, friendly staff, discounts at the bar, laundry, kitchen and TV room...More

Thank Mateusz Ż
Reviewed 9 January 2017

My friend and I stayed over New Years in the Prince Albert in a four bed dorm. This backpacker is friendly, clean and has the feel of home away from home. Having the bar attached to the premises meant we could meet people and eat...More

Thank KiwiTravlla
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This hostel has a great breakfast(waffles!!!!) and helpful staff. Good beds and the location is good. Really enjoyed my 3 nights here. Only minus is that you can't use the stove in the kitchen after 9pm. the dinners you buy in the bar are average,...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed in a double room en suite. The beds were comfortable and the bathroom comparatively spacious and clean. Very good value for money. The location is decent, roughly 10-15 min walk to the city center. Nice common area and cool people to share a...More

Thank Lars W
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 6 nights whilst exploring the area. Double room was spacious and had all the basics. Kitchen was small but had everything we needed and was well organised but to be honest we didn't use it much as we ate out most...More

Thank Charlie M
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$38 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$38 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (36)
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Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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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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