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    Tasman Bay Backpackers

    10 Weka Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good25%
    • Average3%
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    “pudding” (39 reviews)
    “every evening” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 June 2015

    Though the hostel is not located within city centre, it is within 10 minutes of easy walk to the city centre (I have walked so many slopes to hostels in other places). I stayed more than a week and I paid $125/week for a bed...More

    Thank PurposefulTraveller
    Reviewed 30 May 2015

    Of all our travels in NZ, this backpackers has been memorable across the years. It's in an excellent location, has gorgeous gardens, clean and comfortable amenities, amazing staff, and they serve the world's most delicious - no joke - warm chocolate bread pudding each night...More

    Thank Jen L
    Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

    the best place I have been since the beginning of my trip. Feels like being home with your family. You probably will want to go there for one night but trust me that you will stay there at least for 3-4 nights like everyone. And...More

    Thank Jonathan K
    Reviewed 28 April 2015

    This pretty much has everything you would want. Free wi-fi, good facilities with big kitchen, clean showers, washing line to hang clothes and lots of places to sit and relax, friendly owners and of course the free pudding an ice cream which is fantastic. You...More

    Thank Robert C
    Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

    This backpack is well known for its chocolate pudding with ice cream that is served every evening at 8pm short (since 9 years!). But it should be known for their convenient rooms (dorms are bigger than in the majority of backpackers, toilets are separate for...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$38 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    0MillieMae0
    19 March 2015|
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    Response from TasmanBayBP | Property representative |
    Hi there, the Double room has shared facilities. The bathrooms/showers are in the hallway away from the rooms. This time of the year the full price applies. Reduced rates apply only in the Winter season. We hope this info... More
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    "Better stay in the first floor"
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    "I only saw the triple room, which was great to me. I'd say upstairs, rooms 14-18 would be a little less..."
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    "Don't book a twin ensuite room as there is no such thing"
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    "all room are quiet, of course if you stay in a dorm, could be noisy for the roommates"
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