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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)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Clean! Social atmosphere, conducive to meeting new people. Exceptional and accommodating service -- Mike and Nani are friendly, personable, knowledgable, and honest. Also highly recommend the in-house restaurant; both service and food were excellent.

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Amazingly friendly place and people. The staff are helpful and talkative. The rooms are well heated, clean and very spacious. The free breakfast is good and the $10 meal in the evening is more than worth the money.

Thank Shauna B
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Prince Albert Backpacker's has it all, amazing outdoor and indoor lounge areas, spacious rooms, fast WIFI, a pub style bar on site, breakfast, and amazing staff. The only down side is the kitchen is a bit small, in saying this they offer fantastic dinner deals...More

Thank I_Test44
Reviewed 5 April 2016

As a single older traveler, I was completely thrilled with my stay here. My room was modern, very clean, with an ensuite at a wonderful price. The outdoor areas and bar were clean, with friendly staff, and the hostel was close to the main downtown...More

1  Thank dangler25
Reviewed 28 March 2016

The title 'backpackers" can conjure up a negative image so what a surprise this hotel was. Clean, quiet in a nice locality. The multi taskers, Mike and Greg, were delightful, efficient and helpful. Our room had an on suite; fresh linen and spotlessly clean and...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
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$33 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
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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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