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Does NMIT have student accommodation?

Our recommended accommodation providers are:

Nikau Apartments  For independent living in serviced apartments on NMIT's Nelson Campus

Host Families NZ For Home-Stay boarding accommodation; live with a New Zealand family in your own furnished room.

Other options for finding accommodation include: 

For more information about available private accommodation, flatting or private boarding, please check the Student Centre Noticeboards. 

Alternatively,  search for rental properties, and flatting opportunities online at or (go to rental tab), or Facebook;  Facebook - Rent and Board for Marlborough or Facebook - Nelson accommodation.  Facebook Marketplace and Neighbourly may also have private accommodation listings.

Local Backpackers and Hostels:


YHA Nelson  - inquire about NMIT student special rates

The Bug Backpackers

The Bush Inn

Prince Albert - also known as Fern Lodge

Wakatu Lodge

Bridge Backpackers

Tasman Bay Backpackers


The Palace Backpackers

The Custom House

The Inn Between

Honeysuckle House

Amber House

Nelson Beach Hostel


Blenheim Bridges

Or, we recommend searching  Google or Tripadvisor to find other backpacker or hostel options to suit your preferences and location.