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    The Bug Backpackers

    226 Vanguard Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good20%
    • Average3%
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    “double room” (14 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (53 reviews)
    “free wifi” (25 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

    Fantastic stay at the Bug Backpackers and would highly recommend. An opportunity came up to go on a spur of the moment road trip, Mike was very understanding and nice about it all, even refunded the rest of my stay which no other hostel I...More

    Thank Heidi F
    Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

    Had a positive stay with helpful staff, however there was an extra charge for paying on card so price was not what was advertised or agreed to. Would stay again though, lots of other young travellers there to meet & a guitar in the lounge...More

    Thank Kyle H
    Response from thebug12, Owner at The Bug BackpackersResponded 10 November 2016

    Thank you Kyle for your good review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. The 3% surcharge when you pay with credit card is advertised. Also, you are given the option to pay with cash if you like. The Bug Team/Stefanie

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    Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

    Our stay at the bug was great. Yes it is a little far from the center but they offer a free shuttle service. The breakfast is great. Our room was very clean and we had a lot of space. The staff was very friendly. Special...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

    Excellent place! Very nice host and nice facilities. Not too far from the City center.Definnately reccomended. The private room with a kitchen is awesome for a couple's or family. The breakfast in the morning is great.

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    Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

    Clean Hostel, nice staff and delicious breakfast. We've stayed there for two nights. Only 4 stars because there was only one single toilette und one shower for too many people. Had to wait a few times because it was occupied. Annoying. Don't know if there...More

    Thank Laura N
    Response from thebug12, Owner at The Bug BackpackersResponded 6 October 2016

    Thank you for your review Laura, I am glad you enjoyed the breakfast. Our main house has several toilets and showers, there are also toilets and showers in all the other buildings. I am sorry that the staff who checked you in did not mention...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
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    Room Tips
    "Double shared bathroom are quieter."
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    "The private rooms are one hell of a good choice for the price!"
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    "Paris room has it's own ensuite"
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    "If you're a couple, they have lovely rooms that arent shared so enquire about these"
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