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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

One of the best backpackers I have stayed... Got a free noodle after checking which was very handy after day of travel...in the evening there was free soup bread and followed by breakfast in the morning....never had such great service in any backpackers in NZ.... The bunks are comfy...the rooms are well insulated and warm...shower pressure is good...actually have many...

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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing place! I stayed only 2 nights, but it was outstanding if I had more time I'd surely here more. If you are in Nelson look for this place. The atmosphere is so cozy, and friendly and it would be a waste not to experience it! The free soup for dinner it's really delicious and warms you up during those...

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Thank Lisa B
Montevideo
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Totally incredible experience, full of joy, very nice people, huge kitchen, fun, spa, pool, Cheers!! Visiting this place, changes my life, because I discovered new ways of communication, freedom and working for accomodation too!

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Valence, France
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in this accomodation in a 4 bedroom. The room was clean with a little bathroom. We were glad to have a free breakfast with toasts, cereals & milk and hot drinks !  Free wifi too but it didn't work well ...  There is also a swimming pool and a spa :)  It's a good place to...

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Mettingen, Germany
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I really liked staying here. Pool, Spa, friendly staff, good facilities. I slept in a 4-bed Suite which was very comfortable. There are two kitchens, it is all tidy. You walk 10 minutes to the centre of Nelson.

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Thank Kenyyya
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I loved this place! They have a giant pool, they have a sauna, free breakfest, free Dinner in the afternoon, free fast wifi - even on the rooms. The staff is friendly and the facilities are clean. I recommend this place to everyone who wants to visit the Nelson area!

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Thank Kevin M
Seddon, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 February 2016

This is a very busy backpackers catering mainly for the younger generation. They do also have motels. It was clean and tidy and the rooms were adequate with comfortable beds. There is a swimming pool / Spa / and a dry sauna all included. There is also a free breakfast available. Recommend

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Thank TrevorJohns
Fairfax, California
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Only stayed there one night so I may have caught it on a bad one. Bummer because it could be a great place. Lots of partying. Very noisy on the weekend. Lots of drunken young Kiwi guys. Front desk staff said that the overnight guard would enforce quiet hours but things were still really noisy at 3am. Lots of yelling...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 January 2016

For the last week I stayed at the Paradiso Backpacker's and then the Paradiso Motels and had a wonderful time. I was very impressed with the way the Paradiso is run. The owner's, Robin and Helen have a young baby but you would never guess. This is the height of their busy season and they attended to every request or...

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Thank chris W
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We found ourselves in need of a bed for the night, late on a busy summer's evening in Nelson. Everywhere we checked was fully booked but the staff at Paradiso found us somewhere to stay - it was called a "love shack", which seemed appropriate as it was our honeymoon! It was in fact a shed with two single beds...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $24 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Paradiso Backpackers 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“The other backpackers hostel down the street was more clean.”
 of 5 bubbles reviewer12510, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask when booking what your preferences are.”
 of 5 bubbles AuroraLodge, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Good for an overnight stay if you are an older couple. Great for young people.”
 of 5 bubbles DianeW80, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Dorm rooms upstairs in the main building were very nice and surprisingly quiet and had a shared balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles pmskydiver, 16 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Wifi was slow”
 of 5 bubbles lorivb, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
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