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    The Palace Backpackers

    114 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
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    • Excellent69%
    • Very good10%
    • Average8%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 104 reviews

    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
    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    I stayed here 2 nights and would recommend this place. Staff is very friendly. My room had high ceilings and a quirky feel with it being an older house. But it's good space and the single beds are nice. The wifi is free and works...More

    Thank maryrI3215QX
    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    Looks like a cool place and has beautiful gardens/views, but the social area is TINY and always dirty/busy, as is the kitchen. Plus the room I was in was under the stairs which, as it was an old building, meant all you could hear all...More

    Thank LemonPip14
    Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

    This was the first hostel where they didn't have bunk beds in a dorm room. That was a really pleasant surprise. It was clean with interesting and cosy dining area. You could also eat or just relax on the outside terrasse. Travelling on a budget...More

    1  Thank ursabbb
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    Perfect location, groovy bathrooms, nice atmosphere Stayed there first time 20 years ago and was really impressed, and it still has the same character and feel a back then. The free breakfast and coffee is the cherry on the top.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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    Traveller (16)
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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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    "Go twin for a fantastic view at a very reasonable price without having to share"
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