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4.0 out of 5

"They provide an airport shuttle which is great. Good stay thank you. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 20 Apr 2018

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Hotel Description

At The Fountain Backpackers you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Nelson Market and Nelson Provincial Museum. Highlights at this hostel include free in-room WiFi.

Irons/ironing boards are featured in all 7 rooms.

This smoke-free hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Other amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area. There's also free parking nearby, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this Nelson City Centre hostel include Trafalgar Park and Queens Gardens.

Deluxe Triple Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Bed in 4-Bed Dorm Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Deluxe Double Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Fountain Backpackers ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for The Fountain Backpackers

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4 out of 5
They provide an airport shuttle which is great. Good stay thank you.

Posted by on 20 Apr. 2018

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About the The Fountain Backpackers

Location 89 Haven Road, Nelson, 7010

Property Features

As a guest of The Fountain Backpackers, you'll find a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. WiFi is free in public spaces. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. The Fountain Backpackers also features a garden, a picnic area, and a television in a common area. This Nelson hostel is smoke free.

  • 7 guestrooms or units
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle

Room Amenities

The Fountain Backpackers offers 7 accommodations with irons/ironing boards. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Iron and ironing board

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 7 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 9 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 9 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa and Mastercard.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 10.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 20.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Late check-in fee: 10-percent of room rate for check-in after 7 PM

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Fountain Backpackers Hostel Nelson
  • Fountain Backpackers Hostel
  • Fountain Backpackers Nelson
  • Fountain Backpackers
  • The Fountain Backpackers Nelson
  • The Fountain Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • The Fountain Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Nelson

You should know

  • Children 9 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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