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    Customhouse Backpackers Hostel

    252 Haven Road, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good25%
    • Average12%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible29%
    14 Feb 2017
    “Good for the budget”
    9 Feb 2017
    “Too many living there”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 29 reviews

    Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

    I would first like to say before getting into the problems that the owner was very friendly and helpful and offered an excellent tv room and pool and table tennis table however, that does not make up for the disgusting hostel that he runs. The...More

    Thank aholding2014
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    We stayed here for 1 night as part of the Kiwi Experience. I have written to complain to the Kiwi Experience as this hostel is disgusting and dirty. The smell coming from the kitchen is like rotting chicken carcasses. It is filthy. The bedrooms and...More

    Thank 2016JuliaM
    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    This place is aspiring to become faulty towers. It looks like the place has been acquired from an old strip club and literally opened the next day as a hostel. It still has the pole in the middle of the main room! The old dusty...More

    Thank Myles_B83
    Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

    I highly recommend you do not stay here. Negatives: - The place is FILTHY: bird faeces all over the floor - The towels they gave us had bits of tape and dirt on them - The kitchen can fit approximately 3 people in it -...More

    Thank Jodie M
    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    Our room had far too many people in it and it was an absolute mess, but the hostel itself was large and had lots of good facilities. It was right on the beach and had parking. We were pretty happy considering this was just a...More

    Thank Hannah T
    The Sails Nelson
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    Bay Crest Motor Lodge
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 34 - US$ 52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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