We had booked a double room and it was huge! For a budget accommodation, that was a nice surprise. The staff is really friendly and the place has a great feel about it. People are cooking on the barbeque, playing table-tennis, etc. Really great place for backpackers and budget travelers.
- Also Known As:
- Koanui Lodge & Backpackers Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Koanui Lodge & Backpackers is a fantastic place to meet new and friendly people from all over the world - with great atmosphere and comfortable communal areas to relax and socialise in, we welcome you to come and stay, make some lifelong friends, and to become a part of the Koanui Family. Here for a Wine Tour or other local activity? Our friendly staff will be happy to discuss all the options with you. Looking for seasonal work? We can help - we have many local work contacts and we will do our very best to help you find a job. Centrally located in the heart of Blenheim, Koanui is only a five minute walk from the town centre. We have Double and Twin Ensuite rooms to cater for short stay guests, and over forty dorm beds to accommodate people looking for short and long-term accommodation. There are shared kitchen facilities for all guests, along with shared bathroom facilities for customers not staying in ensuite rooms. There is even a table tennis table in the courtyard for hours of fun. ... more less