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Tasman Bay Backpackers

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The fire is roaring, the atmosphere's relaxed, the hostel's warm, spacious yet homely. Just like your favourite café - great music, friendly, genuine people. Free Hot Chocolate pudding & ice cream served every night of the year. Inner sprung mattresses throughout the hostel. Free All you can eat Winter Breakfast (May to November). Free Wireless internet (April to November). Free use of bikes for exploring. Off-street parking. Central but quiet location.
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I recently stayed at this hostel and it was a great experience. The hostel is located an approximate 5 minute walk from the city centre. However, it is a quiet area at nighttime. The dorm was a good size and had plenty of hooks and power points (big bonus point). The beds were
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This was the second time our group of mountainbikers stayed at the Tasman Bay Backpackers. Excellent facilities for a big group and close to the great Nelson MTB trails. Really friendly and helpful staff. Good carpark area for bike set up and lock up for bikes.
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Probably the best hostel I have stayed at in my travels in New Zealand. The staff is so friendly and they even picked me up from the bus stop in town - there is also a bus stop just in front of the hostel. The room was very clean and the lounge is very cosy. Breakfast is varied
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Me and my husband stayed one night here. Had a very warm welcome and shown around. Very keen to tell us about the free chocolate pudding they do every day at 8pm to encourage socialising amongst customers and the free breakfast in the morning. This is a delightful place to stay.
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Last weekend we were delighted to discover Tasman Bay Backpackers and we can’t wait to return. It was a bonus arriving just before 8 pm in time for the delicious chocolate pudding and ice cream they serve every night. The rooms were clean and very comfortable with extra blankets
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Hi there, the Double room has shared facilities. The bathrooms/showers are in the hallway away from the rooms. This time of the year the full price applies. Reduced rates apply only in the Winter season. We hope this info helps. Kind regards, Henk-Jan
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"The room which has the furthest location from the common room"
"Better stay in the first floor"
"I only saw the triple room, which was great to me. I'd say upstairs, rooms 14-18 would be a little less noisy."
"Don't book a twin ensuite room as there is no such thing"
"all room are quiet, of course if you stay in a dorm, could be noisy for the roommates"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 37 - US$ 53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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tasman bay backpackers hotel nelson
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandNelson-Tasman RegionNelson
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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