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Interior view, Paradiso Backpackers in Nelson
Single Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory, Paradiso Backpackers in Nelson
Interior view, Paradiso Backpackers in Nelson
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Swimming pool, Paradiso Backpackers in Nelson
Swimming pool, Paradiso Backpackers in Nelson
Paradiso Backpackers

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7.8

Very good

39 reviews

39 reviews

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See map

7.8

Very good

Location rating score

Very good location
Parking
Available
Popular landmarks
Centre of New Zealand 450 m
Founders Park 690 m
Suter 720 m
Queen's Gardens 820 m
Nelson Farmers' Market 1.1 km
Nelson Provincial Museum 1.1 km
Christ Church Cathedral 1.3 km
Tahunanui Beach 3.7 km
World of WearableArt & Classic Cars Museum 5.8 km
Broadgreen Historic House 7.1 km
Nearby landmarks
Organic Green Grocer 120 m
Organic Greengrocer 290 m
Neale Park 310 m
Centre of New Zealand 450 m
Wakefield Quay Station 610 m
Riverside Pool 610 m
Founders Park 690 m
Automobile Association 690 m
Delorenzo's Studio Apartments 720 m
Huangshi garden 720 m

Paradiso Backpackers

42 Weka Street, Nelson, The Wood, Nelson, New Zealand, 7010 - See map

Conveniently situated in the The Wood part of Nelson, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous World of WearableArt & Classic Cars Museum. Outdoor pool and sauna are among the special facilities that will enhance your stay with on-site convenience.

Highlights

590 meters to public transportation

430 meters to Centre of New Zealand

Sauna

Blackout curtains

Garden

Facilities

Car park

Swimming pool [outdoor]

Sauna

Laundry service

Safety deposit boxes

Tours

Wi-Fi in public areas

Garden

Value for money8.3
Distance to city center2.6 km
Location rating7.8
Nearest airportNelson Airport (NSN)
Distance to airport6.8 km

Rooms available at Paradiso Backpackers

Very good
Room comfort & quality

8

Single Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 bunk bed
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1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 bunk bed
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Standard Twin Room
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 single bed and 1 double b...
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Single Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 bunk bed
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Standard Double Room
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 double bed
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1 Person in 4-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 bunk bed
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double or twin business garden view
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
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Standard Room
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  • Room size: 7 m²/75 ft²
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10 Bed Dormitory
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
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6-Bed Room
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    Frequently asked questions

    Does Paradiso Backpackers provide laundry services?

    Yes! Paradiso Backpackers offers laundry service at your fingertips for whenever you need your favorite outfits clean and fresh all throughout your trip. Please contact the property for more information.

    What are the property's policies for children's bedding at Paradiso Backpackers?

    Paradiso Backpackers's policy relating to children's bedding considers guests age 2 years and older as adults, and therefore requires an extra bed which will incur an additional cost. You can find additional information about specific child policy and age range for this property, by checking the "Property policies" section located in the property page for more details.

    What do visitors love most about Paradiso Backpackers?

    Past guests that stayed at Paradiso Backpackers have given this property a rating of 8.316 for its remarkable value for money as the main highlight for their stay.

    What is the average rating that past Solo travelers' have given to Paradiso Backpackers?

    Verified solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given Paradiso Backpackers an average rating of 7.8. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and responses by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

    What is the typical rating that past Couples' have given to Paradiso Backpackers?

    Verified couple travelers that have stayed at this property have given Paradiso Backpackers an average rating of 7.7. You can look up on more specific customer assessments, and remarks by filtering for a specific type of verified guest travelers down in the review section.

    What is the typical rating that verified Group travelers have given to Paradiso Backpackers?

    Past group travelers that have stayed at this property have given Paradiso Backpackers an average rating of 8.7. You can find more in depth customer reviews and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

    What popular shopping venues are close to Paradiso Backpackers?

    Shopping options in Paradiso Backpackers’s The Wood neighborhood include Nelson Farmers' Market.

    What time is check-in and check-out at Paradiso Backpackers?

    Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guest visitors checking in or out before or after the specified periods may be charged an additional fee.

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    What people love about Paradiso Backpackers

    • 9.2

      Exceptional

      "Great vibe Loved the pool and chilled atmosphere"

      Chris

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      January 15, 2022

    Property ranking|Compared to 249 Nelson properties
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    Room comfort score
    8/10
    Value for money score
    8.3/10
    Room size
    18 sqm.
    Location score
    7.8/10
    Better than
    91
    %
    of Nelson properties
    Better than
    88
    %
    of Nelson properties
    Bigger than
    83
    %
    of Nelson properties
    Better than
    82
    %
    of Nelson properties
    Overall rating:

    7.8

    Very good
    39 reviews
    Cleanliness
    7.1
    Facilities
    8.2
    Location
    7.8
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    More about Paradiso Backpackers

    More about Paradiso Backpackers

    Paradiso Backpackers

    Paradiso Backpackers is a smart choice for travelers to Nelson, offering a relaxed and hassle-free stay.
    The range of services provided by Paradiso Backpackers ensures all travelers get the most out of their stay. Post your pictures and answer your emails whenever you want, with the hostel's free Wi-Fi internet access. Parking is always available, provided by the hostel for their driving guests. The helpful staff at the front desk can assist you with services including safety deposit boxes.
    If you want seats to city's best entertainment, you can get help through the hostel's tours. The hostel's on-site laundry service helps you keep your favorite travel outfits clean so you can pack less.
    Guestrooms at Paradiso Backpackers are fitted with all the amenities travelers need. The hostel provides blackout curtains in some rooms for the benefit of guests.


    Dining and things to do

    Paradiso Backpackers lets you make the most of your time! Once there, you can enjoy countless recreational facilities offered to all guests. Pamper and indulge yourself with a visit to the sauna. The hostel's on-site pool invites you every day for a cooling dip or a few refreshing laps.


    Around the property

    This is your chance to explore all that Nelson has to offer. Pose in front of Centre of New Zealand located 440 m away, and you can always show your friends the time you went to Nelson. Sit on the sand or sip a drink in leisure at Tahunanui Beach located 4.6 km away.


    Reasons to stay here

    Rooms here are cheaper than 97% of accommodations in the city.
    This hostel's food and dining score higher than 99% of accommodations in the city.
    Room comfort is said to be outstanding here, scoring higher than 91% of accommodations in the city.

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    Amenities and facilities

    Excellent
    Facilities

    8.2

    Most talked about facilities

    Breakfast

    2 mentions

    Swimming Pool

    2 mentions

    Languages spoken
    • English
    Internet access
    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi in public areas
    Things to do, ways to relax
    • Garden
    • Sauna
    • Swimming pool [outdoor]
    • Tours
    Services and conveniences
    • Elevator
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Laundry service
    • Safety deposit boxes
    • Smoking area
    Access
    • Pets allowed
    Getting around
    • Car park [on-site]
    Available in all rooms
    • Blackout curtains
    • Free bottled water
    • Heating
    • Internet access – wireless
    • Non-smoking
    • Shared bathroom
    • Soundproofing
    • Wi-Fi [free]

    Location

    42 Weka Street, Nelson, The Wood, Nelson, New Zealand, 7010
    Very good
    Location

    7.8

    Airports
    • Nelson Airport (NSN)
      6.8 km
    • Woodbourne Airport (BHE)
      55.3 km
    Public transportation
    • Wakefield Quay Station
      610 m
    Hospital or clinic
    • Harley Street Medical
      790 m
    Shopping
    • Nelson Farmers' Market
      1.1 km
    Convenience store
    • Shell Select
      980 m
    Cash withdrawal
    • ATM
      920 m

    What's nearby

    Popular landmarks
    • Centre of New Zealand
      450 m
    • Founders Park
      690 m
    • Suter
      720 m
    • Queen's Gardens
      820 m
    • Nelson Farmers' Market
      1.1 km
    • Nelson Provincial Museum
      1.1 km
    • Christ Church Cathedral
      1.3 km
    • Tahunanui Beach
      3.7 km
    • World of WearableArt & Classic Cars Museum
      5.8 km
    • Broadgreen Historic House
      7.1 km
    Nearby landmarks
    • Organic Green Grocer
      120 m
    • Organic Greengrocer
      290 m
    • Neale Park
      310 m
    • Centre of New Zealand
      450 m
    • Wakefield Quay Station
      610 m
    • Riverside Pool
      610 m
    • Founders Park
      690 m
    • Automobile Association
      690 m
    • Delorenzo's Studio Apartments
      720 m
    • Huangshi garden
      720 m
    Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.

    Property policies

    Children and extra beds

    Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

    All children are welcome.

    Children 0-1 year(s)
    Stay for free if using existing bedding.
    If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
    Guests 2 years and older are considered as adults
    Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
    Others
    • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Some helpful facts

    Check-in/Check-out
    • Check-in from14:00
    • Check-out until10:00
    • Reception open until00:00
    Getting around
    • Distance from city center2.6 km
    The property
    • Number of rooms 30

    Reviews of Paradiso Backpackers from real guests

    Provided by verified guests of Agoda
    7.8
    Very good
    Cleanliness7.1
    Facilities8.2
    Location7.8
    Room comfort and quality8.0
    Service7.9
    Value for money8.3
    High score for Nelson
    Rating
    9+ Exceptional (6)
    8-9 Excellent (3)
    7-8 Very Good (3)
    6-7 Good (2)
    <6 Below Expectation (4)
    Time of the year
    Mar - May (4)
    Jun - Aug (3)
    Sep - Nov (5)
    Dec - Feb (6)

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    Showing 18 verified guest comments
    9.2
    Exceptional
    Chris from New Zealand
    Couple
    Standard Double Room
    Stayed 2 nights in January 2022

    Exceptional”

    Great vibe Loved the pool and chilled atmosphere

    Reviewed January 16, 2022

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    6.8
    Good
    Eve from New Zealand
    Couple
    Standard Double Room
    Stayed 1 night in April 2021

    Good”

    Great shared facilities, very affordable and breakfast included was a plus :)

    Reviewed May 06, 2021

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    4.0
    Irmak from Turkey
    Solo traveler
    Single Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory
    Stayed 1 night in January 2020

    Total mess”

    Party hostel without any respect. Kitchen is always messy hard to find something clean. People are loud all the time. Wifi does not work most of the time.

    Reviewed February 03, 2020

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    6.0
    Yunju
    Solo traveler
    Single Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory
    Stayed 1 night in January 2019

    for pools”

    this hostel is just good for using pools .that's it.

    Reviewed July 21, 2019

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Amélie from France
    Solo traveler
    Single Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory
    Stayed 2 nights in April 2019

    Exceptional”

    Best backpack ever !

    Reviewed April 30, 2019

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    6.4
    Good
    YUTING from Taiwan
    Solo traveler
    1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
    Stayed 4 nights in February 2019

    Good”

    Breakfast is fine. Dinner soup provided, but don't need to expect. Wifi is sucks. Swimming pool looks nice. Quite party backpacks. Too less sockets in the room.

    Reviewed February 27, 2019

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    7.6
    Very good
    paul from New Zealand
    Solo traveler
    1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
    Stayed 1 night in January 2019

    Very good”

    +Pool +Sauna +spa

    Reviewed January 18, 2019

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    7.2
    Very good
    Tiernan from Ireland
    Solo traveler
    Single Bed in 10-Bed Mixed Dormitory
    Stayed 5 nights in March 2018

    no cleaning utensils”

    kitchen was often very messy and crowded. understandable but was rarely proper sponges or towns available to clean up after a meal

    Reviewed March 29, 2018

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    4.4
    Hui from Malaysia
    Solo traveler
    Standard Twin Room
    Stayed 1 night in September 2017

    Worst”

    Everything was bad besides the friendly reception

    Reviewed October 04, 2017

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Sam from Malaysia
    Couple
    Stayed 1 night in July 2016

    Nice Stay”

    Free breakfast and soup everyday. Feel warm staying there.

    Reviewed July 26, 2016

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    9.3
    Exceptional
    Paula from Germany
    Group
    Stayed 3 nights in October 2015

    Best Hostel we stay es in NZ!”

    Outsider Area, no squeeking beds, AmazIng athmosphere
    Reviewed October 21, 2015

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    9.7
    Exceptional
    alison from United Kingdom
    Couple
    Stayed 2 nights in January 2015

    Good place to stay”

    Food supplied, comfort of bed,friendly staff

    We were upgraded as we arrived as I think they thought we were to old to stay with the young folk, amazed by the breakfast and soup for dinner was all in the price. Quality place to stay would recommend it to any body

    Reviewed January 14, 2015

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    8.0
    Excellent
    Jessica from Australia
    Group
    Stayed 1 night in November 2013

    Nice backpackers.”

    Food is provided: continental breakfast, noodles, soup for evening meal
    Reviewed November 19, 2013

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    8.8
    Excellent
    Xavier from France
    Solo traveler
    Stayed 2 nights in June 2016

    Très bien ”

    A éviter si vous voulez être tranquille car Bcp de jeunes ! Bruyant et bordélique mais l'accueil est très bon et les prestations globales également Wifi et free breakfast excellent

    Reviewed June 21, 2016

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    9.0
    Exceptional
    Maren from Germany
    Solo traveler
    Stayed 3 nights in October 2014

    Tolle Villa :)”

    Kostenloses Frühstück und nachmittags Suppe! Swimmingpool, Sauna, Hot Top!!
    Reviewed November 08, 2014

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    10.0
    Exceptional
    Stefano from Italy
    Solo traveler
    Stayed 5 nights in March 2017

    Sweet”

    L'ostello più bello che esista...

    Reviewed March 12, 2017

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    8.4
    Excellent
    desiree from Sweden
    Solo traveler
    Stayed 1 night in October 2016

    ..”

    ..

    Reviewed October 19, 2016

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    3.2
    Hsin from Taiwan
    Couple
    Stayed 1 night in June 2016

    還好而已”

    本次入住雙人房,公共浴廁太小而且髒,一般飲用水還需花錢買非常不佳,房間內暖氣無法持續,每約五分鐘要按ㄧ次很不方便

    Reviewed June 18, 2016

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