The Palace Backpackers

2 stars 

114 Rutherford Street Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand

GoodBased on 393 reviews


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The Palace Backpackers Information

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The Palace Backpackers is located in Nelson and is close to The Grampians. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

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Check-in time13:00
Check-out time10:00
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+64 3548 4691

Amenities at The Palace Backpackers

  • Parking
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pool
  • Pet-friendly
  • Spa


  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Express check-out
  • Free parking
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Carpeted
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Designated smoking area
  • Toilet paper
  • Storage available
  • Private parking
  • Shared bathroom


  • Board games/puzzles

Reviews for The Palace Backpackers

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at The Palace Backpackers, providing insights into their experiences. Travellers have left 393 reviews of The Palace Backpackers to date. Review data was last updated on 21 May 2024.
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The Palace Backpackers is located at 114 Rutherford Street Nelson in the neighbourhood of Nelson. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on 21 May 2024.

Most popular landmarks

Nelson Market0.2 km
Nelson Provincial Museum0.3 km
Christ Church Cathedral0.3 km
Atkins Gallery0.3 km
The Suter0.8 km
Queens Gardens0.8 km
Trafalgar Park0.9 km
The Grampians1.4 km
South Pacific Distillery1.6 km
Botanic Gardens1.6 km
Founders Heritage Park2.1 km
Miyazu Japanese Gardens2.3 km

FAQs when booking at The Palace Backpackers

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding bookings, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at The Palace Backpackers. FAQs were last updated on 21 May 2024.
  • Is pricing at The Palace Backpackers comparable to 2 star hotels in Nelson?

    The average rate for a night at The Palace Backpackers is 72% less than the Nelson average for similarly rated 2 stars hotels. The nightly rate at The Palace Backpackers is typically $28, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Nelson.

  • How close is The Palace Backpackers to the nearest airport, Nelson Airport?

    With a distance of 5.4 km between The Palace Backpackers and the nearest airport, Nelson Airport, the drive typically takes about 0h 04m depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Nelson Airport to The Palace Backpackers?

    Getting from Nelson Airport to The Palace Backpackers can be as easy as hiring a car at the airport’s car hire desk for, on average, $50/day in Nelson. Luckily, The Palace Backpackers has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Nelson Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost-effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

  • What is the The Palace Backpackers phone number?

    For questions regarding your hotel or your stay, call +64 3548 4691.

  • Does The Palace Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Palace Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at The Palace Backpackers?

    10:00 is the check-out time at The Palace Backpackers. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

  • How much does it cost to stay at The Palace Backpackers, Nelson?

    A good deal at The Palace Backpackers right now is between $27 and $28 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

  • Does The Palace Backpackers have a laundry service?

    Yes, there are laundry services usually available at The Palace Backpackers, Nelson.

  • How far is The Palace Backpackers from Trafalgar Centre?

    The Palace Backpackers is about 0.8 km from Trafalgar Centre, one of Nelson’s most popular landmarks.

  • What is the cheapest month to stay at The Palace Backpackers?

    For the best chance to save money on your The Palace Backpackers reservation, consider staying in November, when prices are typically at their lowest ($72).

  • In what area of Nelson is The Palace Backpackers located?

    The Palace Backpackers is located within the area of Nelson. Utilise the map on this page to understand where The Palace Backpackers is in relation to the rest of Nelson.

  • What is the cheapest day to check into The Palace Backpackers?

    Consider checking into The Palace Backpackers on Friday, when the nightly price is typically at its lowest (average nightly rate of $31).

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