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    The Palace Backpackers

    114 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (16)
          Room & Suite (1)
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          Overview
          • Excellent68%
          • Very good10%
          • Average9%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Airport Transportation
          Family Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Concierge
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          Reviewed 10 August 2015

          The building is magical, an old wooden mansion, french stile that looks like a piece of New Orleans on Nelsosn´s Hills. The toilets make you feel like you are triping on LSD. They ofer Free Breakfast with free range eggs from their own chickens. Beautiful...More

          Thank DemetrioMello
          Reviewed 2 August 2015

          Loved the unique decoration in the building (especially the bathroom). Very comfortable bed. Friendly manager who was helpful. Good value for money (20nzd for a bed with free breakfast and 300mb free wifi!)

          Thank maggietmg
          Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

          Can't ask for anything more from this place. It has a real warm welcoming feel to the place. Free breakfasts and WiFi and the bakery that comes in the afternoon was a nice surprise! The weekly rates are also very reasonable. Love the location to,...More

          Thank Fred C
          Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

          Such a warm and friendly place to be.. thank you for such an awesome experience!!! I can't wait to come back and chill in the nelson sun.. the free daily bakery food is my favorite.. I recommend anyone who wants a beautiful stay in nelson...More

          Thank Jamie H
          Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

          The place had an old charm about it but you can also kind of imagine The Exorcist having been filmed there. I stayed in the conservatory room and could crawl out the window and sit in the conservatory with my book. They have free breakfast...More

          Thank tonyam202
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Airport Transportation
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          Details
          • 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)
          Room & Suite (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (20)
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          Room Tips
          "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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