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    The Palace Backpackers

    114 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good10%
    • Average8%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    Nice hostel, the staff were good but not overly friendly. I stayed at this hostel 8 years ago and always had a special place in my heart for it as it was amazing back then so when I want to stay there again I was...More

    Thank lil_squishy1
    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    I don't know if I am the unlucky person or what, but it was an awful experience. When I checked in, the receptionist is very lost. 1) She couldn't find my booking, and after a long time I finally checked in, BUT! When she repeated...More

    Thank chingyi0106
    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    A classic old property in need of a bit of TLC. Receptionists were excellent, friendly and helpful and do all they can to make the most of your stay. Rooms were shabby and although the sheets were clean, there was no mattress cover on the...More

    Thank Phil H
    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Stayed there twice in the last month and had very nice and spacious twin rooms both times. Location is perfect for walking into town. Great lounge areas inside and outside. Breakfast is included, which is very rare for a hostel....free toast, homemade jam, cereal,... Will...More

    Thank Leema111
    Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

    After all the good reviews I read over the past months, I can only conclude that something has changed recently. When I called about an original booking, I asked about distance from the airport and how to get there without a car. "Alec" was very...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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    Room Tips
    "You can hear the stairs creak from the 5 bed room"
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    "We liked the first room best- Dickens. The only complaint we can think of is one bed had a broken spring..."
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    "Private rooms aren't that much more and very spacious and roomy"
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    "Go twin for a fantastic view at a very reasonable price without having to share"
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