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The Station Backpacker

1A Dillons Point Rd | Islington, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Awesome memories in this place, i met some good friends there. It was a really nice experience and a perfect start for my road trip in NZ : easy to meet people, the owner can gives you some advices or even jobs, good atmosphere. I recommend

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I stayed there for 2 months last year while working in the vineyards. Staff helped to get the job and I met nice people there. Many germans :) It can get messy in the kitchen if people don't clean up but otherwise nothing wrong. Ok for my budget. Will come back for pruning season!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

There is two cats in the house and all the house are cat hair. The owner decided who late in the pay he will raise the price 5$ each day you late (and the owner there only one hour in day). In the bad there is 3 levels bed and the rooms very stinking. And If you don't wash your... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

the place is reminiscent of a crappy frat house with terrible cleanliness. the room we were put in was completely unclean with dirt all over the floors and other people's things spread all over the floor. Without exaggeration it was hard to see the floor. not to mention the fact that some of the rooms do not have locks and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

I stayed here for around 4 months when I was only originally booked in for a weekend. I had so much fun during those days I decided to settle there and have a great time working hard and partying hard. Met some of the greatest people ever and still keep in close contact with the majority of them still now.... More 

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