Welcome to Abel's

The best located Backpackers in sunny Nelson, right in the centre of town on Trafalgar Street! 

Now under New Management - Come and check out our freshly painted rooms with beds from $15 a night, the cheapest in town!

Long-term rates available from as little as $130 per week

Book direct for the cheapest prices!

We are located literally in the centre of Nelson city, the sunshine capital of New Zealand, and the Centre of New Zealand itself is right up the hill from us. We are 2 minutes walk from both the Intercity bus stop and the Information Centre.


We have 16 rooms available in our central city location. Free High Speed Wi-Fi is available in every room and we have a well equipped communal kitchen.
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