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    The Bug Backpackers

    226 Vanguard Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    US$43
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
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    “double room” (15 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (53 reviews)
    “free wifi” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

    We loved this place, very laid back and a great environment. Free breakfast is amazing. Really quiet little place and so chilled out, all guests very respectful of each other. Rooms, clean, today and tastefully decorated and such a reasonable price!

    Thank Gem M
    Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

    We only stayed one night due to time, we wished we stayed more!! The most friendliest/helpful host! Told us where to go and even recommended to go to the farmers market (sat) so worth it!! He organised our late check in so we were able...More

    Thank Jessica S
    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    Backpackers was average but adequate. The rooms were quaint and the facilities were average. The staff could have been more friendly and accomodating especially considering we were told in no uncertain terms to keep our noise down early in the night (around 9) which we...More

    Thank naarah05
    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    Upon arrival, we were warmly welcomed and all our questions about the area answered. The location is slightly away from the center of Nelson (1.5 km to be exact) but it's a short ride with the bikes provided for free or your car. The room...More

    Thank uri_fi
    Reviewed 8 February 2017

    Were going kayaking at 7am the next day so just needed somewhere to lay our heads. Pretty small place. Had double room and it was nicely presented with towels and chocolates. Nice hot showers. Owners very friendly and helpful. Only bummer is that it is...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$32 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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    Room Tips
    "Double shared bathroom are quieter."
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    "The private rooms are one hell of a good choice for the price!"
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    "Paris room has it's own ensuite"
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    "If you're a couple, they have lovely rooms that arent shared so enquire about these"
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