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    Customhouse Backpackers Hostel

    252 Haven Road, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (11)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good25%
    • Average12%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible29%
    Travellers talk about
    “tv room” (2 reviews)
    “free wifi” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Meeting Rooms
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    3 Sep.4 Sep.
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviews (32)
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    1 - 5 of 29 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 6 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
    Harbourside Lodge
    146 reviews
    #5 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    Aurora Backpackers
    73 reviews
    #34 of 42 Speciality lodging in Nelson
     
    Tasman Bay Backpackers
    240 reviews
    #1 of 42 Speciality lodging in Nelson
     
    Delorenzos Studio Apartments
    364 reviews
    #3 of 41 hotels in Nelson
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 24 - USD 56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Nelson
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    Traveller (11)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
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