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Aurora Backpackers

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10 Bed Mixed Dorm | Free WiFi
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Overview of Aurora Backpackers

Aurora Backpackers

2.0 star property
No-frills hostel in Nelson

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Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
163 TRAFALGAR STREET, Nelson, 7010
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Front desk safe
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • TV in a common area
Feel at home
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free toiletries

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Nelson City Centre

Getting around

  • Nelson (NSN) - 10 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • The Free House - 4 min walk
  • Deville - 2 min walk
  • Robert Harris Cafe - 1 min walk
  • Subway - 1 min walk
  • The Shark Club - 2 min walk

About this property

Aurora Backpackers

Aurora Backpackers is a great choice for a stay in Nelson.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 14 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 7 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • 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

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children (17 years old and younger) are not allowed
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No on-site parking


  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Bike hire


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas

Room amenities

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge


<p>This property accepts credit cards.</p>

Also known as

Aurora Backpackers Hostel Nelson
Aurora Backpackers Hostel
Aurora Backpackers Nelson
Aurora Backpackers Nelson
Aurora Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Aurora Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Nelson

Frequently asked questions

Are pets allowed at Aurora Backpackers?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Aurora Backpackers?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Aurora Backpackers.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Aurora Backpackers?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Aurora Backpackers?
You can check in starting at noon. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What's the area around Aurora Backpackers like?
Aurora Backpackers is a short 3-minute walk from Nelson Market and 5 minutes' walk from Christ Church Cathedral.



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