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YHA Nelson is a comfortable and popular 5-star hostel in the heart of sunny Nelson city and close to iconic cafes and restaurants. Use the YHA Nelson hostel as a convenient backpacker accommodation base to access the local National Parks including Abel Tasman, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes.

The excellent kitchen facilities in this Nelson hostel provide you with everything you need including an adjoining dining area and sunny garden with a courtyard BBQ. In the common areas we have foosball, table tennis, an extensive DVD collection and internet access. YHA Nelson’s backpacker accommodation and facilities are suitable for groups and disabled guests, and the two well-equipped kitchens allows for a dedicated kitchen when large groups come to stay.

Nelson is the arts and crafts capital of New Zealand and the renowned Nelson market is located next-door to the hostel. It runs on Saturdays and is the perfect place to pick up a unique memento or some great local produce. The YHA Nelson hostel is also near supermarkets, pubs, cafes and the Intercity bus station. For free travel and activity advice on your Nelson and New Zealand stay just ask the helpful hostel staff. YHA Nelson is cosy, clean and secure, come and stay and see what 5-star backpacker accommodation is like.

  • Disabled Access
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry
  • Queen
  • Queen Ensuite
  • Shared Kitchen Facilities
  • Single
  • TV
  • Wireless Hotspots

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8am - 8.30pm

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  • Check Out Time: 10am
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Contact Details

Contact: Royce Lock

Phone: +64 3 545 9988

Free Phone: 0800 278 299
(NZ Only)

Address: 59 Rutherford St,
Nelson 7010
New Zealand

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