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Get Real Backpackers

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  • 29 Jan 2017
    “Happy Hilltop Home”
  • 30 Mar 2015
    “Relax and enjoy Get Real Backpackers”
74B Eighty Eight Valley Road, Wakefield 7095 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

This large house is essentially for backpackers but it is also available to rent the entire place via Bookabach. That is what I did and I took my wife, daughter, son-in-law and their three children for a week's stay. All the essential facilities are there...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2015

After being a bit tired from hostels and the 'Where do you come from - where are you going"- talk, it was a relief to stay at Get Real Backpackers for a couple of days. What a view over (the bay of) Nelson, how friendly...More

Thank Gees717
Reviewed 16 June 2014

I failed to hitchhike to greymouth so the owners gave me a ride to their hostel. Awesome! So cozy and such a nice location with the best views. Really natural. I am still a little bit sad that is was just a crossover. Should have...More

Thank Dominik M
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Actually it was just luck that we found out about this place in Nelson Area. We met Brent in another place on the West Coast. He invited us to come to his „secret“ place :) 'Cause we were looking for work in Nelson – And...More

Thank Ronja_travell
Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

Get Real is an awesome hostel on a farm 30 min out of Nelson (they do pick ups though). They also got a pig, chickens, goats etc and a vege garden which we were advised to help ourselves from. As they only got about 10...More

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Top amenities
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Price range
US$20 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Price range
US$20 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Traveller (23)
Room & Suite (6)
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"all the rooms are fantastic!"
18 May 2014
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"All rooms are fantastic. Room for campervans and tents too!"
13 Jan 2014
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"All of the rooms are great."
7 Jan 2014
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"All rooms in the main building are excellent"
29 Dec 2013
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