The Bug Backpackers, Nelson

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Description

Run by travelers for travelers, The Bug Backpackers Nelson has a homely family atmosphere. The hostel is spread over three houses and connected by a relaxing garden with fruit trees, BBQ and a football table. Come and enjoy the quality and cleanliness of this popular hostel.

The Bug Backpackers features free unlimited WiFi, bicycle rental, free breakfast, a laundry, free luggage storage, free off street parking, large well equipped kitchens with fresh herbs and bread, free coffee and tea, lockers in large dorms, camping gear rental and much more.

Our rooms are spacious and modern. In the colder months we are fully heated with thick duvets. Our staff is awesome. We help you to meet people, organize tours and take care of pretty much everything you need.

Reception is open from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 15:30 pm to 17:30 pm. You can also check in outside these times by prior arrangement. Please call once you have made a reservation.

Free Breakfast is included.

Guests must be at least 18 years of age unless they are with a parent or guardian. We do welcome families.

We speak English, Italian, Dutch and German.

Location and Contact

Location

• From Picton
• When travelling from the east on SH6 from Picton or Blenheim, you will be best to go straight over the first round about ignoring the left sign to the city centre. Then via left at the second round about, straight over the third and all you then need is a left from St Vincent Street onto Vanguard Street.
• From the West
• Approaching Nelson from the West (Golden Bay, Motueka, West Coast) You will be directed to the city centre in two ways. Follow the City Centre BISPHOPDALE approach on Waimea Road. Take a left down Motueka Street just before the hospital. Follow the road round to the right, and we are on the left just past the holiday park.
• From the airport
• Follow directions as From the West above.
• Walking
• Take the 2km walk from city centre along Vanguard street, grab a taxi for a few dollars or the N-Bus (http://www.nelson.govt.nz/services/transport/nbus/routes-and-timetables/route-5-nelson-victory-hospital-weekdays/) for $2.50 to get dropped off very nearby.

Map

Map

Address: 226 Vanguard Street, Nelson, New Zealand

Distance to city center: 2 km

The Bug Backpackers is listed on the following booking sites:

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Website

Website The Bug Backpackers Nelson www.thebug.co.nz
Phone Number: 006435394227
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Facilities and Amenities

+50 Traveller

Digital Nomads

Family-Friendly Hostel

Quiet Rest

Solo Traveller

Bedsheets

Bike Rental

Breakfast

Luggage Storage

Parking

Safe Deposit Box

Towels

Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Wi-Fi in Rooms

City Tours

Air Conditioning

BBQ Grill

Board Games

Book Collection/Exchange

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Darts

Entirely Non-Smoking

Gameroom

Hair Dryers

Hot Showers

Jobs/Work Available

Kitchen

Laundry

Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental

Outdoor Seating

Power Point/Sockets in Rooms

Wheelchair Accessible

Airport Pickup

Lockers in Rooms

Pet-Friendly

Service Animals

Genders: Males & Females

Max. Age: All Ages

Min. Age with Parent (dorms): 11

Min. Age with Parent (private room): All Ages

Min. Age without Parent: 16

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: Unlimited

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: 7 AM - 8:30 PM (07:00-20:30)

Size: Medium (30-60 beds)

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