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The Palace Backpackers

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
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Check in as a traveller and leave as a friend. Help yourself to our tea and real coffee and tuck into a complimentary breakfast each morning. Sit on the deck and gaze at the sea or Centre of New Zealand whilst strumming one of our guitars or reading a book from our international book...
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114 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
5.8 km to Nelson Airport
96 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Super thank you! Incredibly friendly, free breakfast and free pastries at 4pm too plus frequently free fruit from the garden. In my dorm only four beds and no bunk beds-free unlimited wifi, friendly helpful staff. One of the best hostels I have stayed in whilst...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

This well positioned backpackers had a lovely atmosphere Clean and cheerfully decorated with quite rooms Locke veranda and garden area Just a stone throw from town Nice breakfast For the price we were very happy The historical building has lovely woodwork features

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Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Loved staying at The Palace! No bunk beds, free breakfast, free wifi, free bakery items in the afternoon. I stayed in the separate apartment style room off to the side which had it's own kitchen and bathroom - loved it and I suggest requesting it!...More

Thank lilliegrace38
Reviewed April 2, 2016

The staff is extremly nice, the free brackfast is great and the place really feels like a home away from home. The beds are real beds (not bunks) and the location is great, close to everything and stil quite and fun.

Thank Tal S
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Back in late 2015 we pre-booked YHAs and BBH registered hostels for our 2 months in New Zealand and we've been really impressed with the overall standard. That was until we came to the Palace and were allocated "The Staff Room" - it was the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$37 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$37 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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"If it's just you and another person, get the private room!"
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"Choose a room away from the street if poss"
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"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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