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    The Palace Backpackers

    114 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good11%
    • Average8%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed here again recently having enjoyed it so much the first time several years earlier. A lovely old dwelling with much homely and artistic character I've not come across in many other hostels I've stayed in around the world. Met Steve again (the owner's son)...More

    Thank Pania W
    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    Only stayed one night, but it was great. It's really got everything - well-equipped kitchen, Hundertwasser-themed bathrooms, comfortable rooms, easy-going staff, low-cost and free breakfast with espresso coffee! Only negative was a bit of noise at 4am from the McDonalds across the street, but apart...More

    Thank Cordelial_13
    Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 4 nights. Staff were lovely and friendly, showers were great and wifi is a plus. Stayed in a double room and it was spacious, but smelled really weird and needed an airing out every time we entered. The hostel has a relaxed vibe,...More

    Thank Lauren R
    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    The palace has a relaxed atmosphere. I enjoyed relaxing in the hammocks. The location is a convenent enough to walk everywhere in Nelson. The baking is amazing! It was exciting to see what was there each morning. It is also close to the markets. There...More

    Thank hpeters0n4
    Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in a double room and with a BBH card, it's reasonably priced. The house is an old building so it's got some character and it's on a hillside so there's multiple levels to it. Free breakfast in the morning was great, toast and cereal....More

    Thank Ryan B
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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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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    "Private rooms aren't that much more and very spacious and roomy"
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