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Paradiso Backpackers

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Keswick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has so much potential but is so disappointing. Aside from the fact that everybody else in the hostel was drinking from and to the early hours. Smoking any imaginable combination of 'herbs'. And generally not obeying the curfew hours. The hostel was just disappointing! The kitchen was not clean, had limited utensils and I can't get over the...

Thank 702daysinNZ
Porto Alegre, RS
Reviewed 29 March 2017

It's a bit far away from the city centre and noisy because it's a party hostel. My bed was the upper bed in a bunk and I sometimes hit the head in the ceiling (I am not tall!) The good thing is that it has a pool and a spa and offer free soup and basic breakfast.

Thank Felipe S
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great facilities - table tennis, volleyball, sauna, jacuzzi, pool. Staff were friendly and helpful. 4 bed en-suite room was adequate and had the basics you want. The free noodles on check-in, free soup at 6pm and free breakfast really helped to keep costs down! The only downside would be that the kitchen(s) feel very small, a little outdated, and cramped,...

Thank spe_eddy
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Paradiso backpackers is perfect for staying in Nelson. Rooms are clean and comfortable, staff is friendly and caring. Facilities are very clean. Wifi is really good. Pools and Sauna make you enjoy your stay even more!

Thank germanToni
Hadleigh, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

So I stayed here for 3 nights whilst in Nelson and this place has it all! It's slightly further away from the CBD but takes maybe 10 minutes walk to get there which is nothing. They have a Bus as the lounge, two good kitchens, a swimming pool, a spa pool and more! The facilities are great here, everything is...

Thank Josh R
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here a few nights with my boyfriend. Staff were lovely, free breakfast and soup in the evening. The place itself is gorgeous, it was like going to a hotel, pool, loungers, spa, sauna, hot tub, volleyball, ping pong, darts, pool, free wifi. We spent so much time lounging by the pool. The rooms were nice and cleaned daily, definitely...

Thank Meg L
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

A great welcoming place that ticks all the boxes. Great staff and a nice vibe about the place. Fantastic value for money, don't think twice about staying here. Also helens an amazing host and generally all round top lass!!!

Thank Smidy79
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I stayed here only one day but I would rate this backpacker hostel maximum for their warm and cordial behavior, their amenities and overall quality. It has a pool, spa, volley ball court and also camping facilities. They provide welcome noodles packet, afternoon homemade soup and breakfast, and all complementary. Rooms are quite good with a flavor of resort. City...

Thank Shoaib A
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Such a great hostel. Nice facilities with a Pool, whirl Pool and a Sauna. The kitchen is very big and Most of the time a open and laughful crowd is around. By this reason the dorms can be noisy and you should go for a private ensuite if you want it quite. The Room is simple but clean and the...

Thank PhisW
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

My friend and I, backpackers, stayed in a room for ourselves for 30$, and in return we got a pool (!), a huge kitchen (though not the cleanest), free wifi and parking, and a fantastic young atmosphere.

Thank Noavital

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Paradiso Backpackers

Address: 42 Weka Street | PO Box 7, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Nelson
Price Range: $23 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Paradiso Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Any room will do.”
, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The back rooms have ensuite bathrooms”
sallyorms, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The other backpackers hostel down the street was more clean.”
reviewer12510, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask when booking what your preferences are.”
AuroraLodge, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Good for an overnight stay if you are an older couple. Great for young people.”
DianeW80, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
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