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    Tasman Bay Backpackers

    10 Weka Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good25%
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    “pudding” (38 reviews)
    “every evening” (16 reviews)
    “free breakfast” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

    I spent one night here and in private room as I was picking my partner up from the airport early next morning. the room was lovely, bed comfortable with extra blankets and a good heater. the showers were nice and hot but would suggest morning...More

    Thank loralorent
    Reviewed 2 July 2015

    Only stayed here 1 night but it was a very enjoyable stay. Arrived after walking from bus station with 2 other guests. Were greeted at reception and told that we could check in after we had the free chocolate pudding which was just being served,...More

    Thank simpsdude
    Reviewed 24 June 2015

    Impressed how cosy, warm, clean the hostel is! Have stayed in a few hostels and this is easily in the top 3. Only stayed one night as I had an early flight, but would definitely stay here again and recommend to others.

    Thank Trina H
    Reviewed 3 June 2015

    Though the hostel is not located within city centre, it is within 10 minutes of easy walk to the city centre (I have walked so many slopes to hostels in other places). I stayed more than a week and I paid $125/week for a bed...More

    Thank PurposefulTraveller
    Reviewed 30 May 2015

    Of all our travels in NZ, this backpackers has been memorable across the years. It's in an excellent location, has gorgeous gardens, clean and comfortable amenities, amazing staff, and they serve the world's most delicious - no joke - warm chocolate bread pudding each night...More

    Thank Jen L
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    0MillieMae0
    19 March 2015|
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    Response from TasmanBayBP | Property representative |
    Hi there, the Double room has shared facilities. The bathrooms/showers are in the hallway away from the rooms. This time of the year the full price applies. Reduced rates apply only in the Winter season. We hope this info... More
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    "Better stay in the first floor"
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    "I only saw the triple room, which was great to me. I'd say upstairs, rooms 14-18 would be a little less..."
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    "Don't book a twin ensuite room as there is no such thing"
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    "all room are quiet, of course if you stay in a dorm, could be noisy for the roommates"
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