The Prince Albert Backpackers and Bar

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
113 Nile Street, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand
4.4 out of 5 rating 89 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Prince Albert Backpackers and Bar, you'll be centrally located in Nelson, just a 5-minute walk from Queens Gardens and 7 minutes by foot from The Suter. This hostel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Christ Church Cathedral and 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Nelson Provincial Museum.


Make yourself at home in one of the 13 guestrooms. Rooms have private patios. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional features at this hostel include concierge services, a picnic area, and barbecue grills. If you'd like to spend the day shopping, you can hop on the complimentary shuttle.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at The Prince Albert serving guests of The Prince Albert Backpackers and Bar. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 9 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Queens Gardens - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
The Suter - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Christ Church Cathedral - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Nelson Provincial Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Fairfield Park - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Montgomery Square - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Nelson Market - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Nelson I-site Visitor Information Centre - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Anzac Park - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Trafalgar Park - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Centre of New Zealand Monument - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Founders Park - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Miyazu Japanese Gardens - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Victory Square - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Miyazu Gardens - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi

The preferred airport for The Prince Albert Backpackers and Bar is Nelson (NSN) - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free area shuttle
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free shopping center shuttle
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking