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Bob and Maxine's Backpackers

20 Paton Place, Te Anau, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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UK
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

a beautiful hostel, tranquil and peaceful excellent facilities with comfy beds/rooms, great bathrooms lovely kitchen with gorgeous wooden tables a lovely log burner to warm your toes infront of big windows to let in the light and show off the views i wish i had been able to stay longer

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Lakeport, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at Bob and Maxine's on two occasions. The second time we bought our visiting family with us. The accommodation is spotlessly clean, comfortable and convenient. The kitchen is the best equipped I have found ( we are here on South Island for 6 months so we have been to a lot of backpackers) So if you are... More

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, clean, comfortable and well equipped. I am quite happy to say the best hostel I have stayed in during all my travels. Bob and Maxine are great, I had a bottom bunk saved for me on my return from the Milford Track which was very thoughtful. I hurt my ankle and extending my stay was no prob. Free internets,... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hosts, lovely hostel, lovely view - need I say more?! As 200 characters are minimum I obviously do.... Bob & Maxine offer great service and a homey atmosphere all located in a stunning scenery.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

One of the best hostels I've stayed in. Bob and Maxine are excellent hosts and really go out of their way to make everyone feel welcome. The lounge area is a really nice open space to hang out (particularly important if you've been out in the wilderness like me and want somewhere to just chill out for a day). Lots... More

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San Jose, California
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

pros: biggest largest brightest bathrooms largest most comfortable shared living area nice furniture and great fellow backpackers free wifi friendly hosts cons: cramped room with uncomfortable mattresses and treacherous bunkbed ladders overly crowded refrigerator (appears to lack any "we'll clean this out regularly" standard)

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bobteanau, Owner at Bob and Maxine's Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the great comments! We try pretty hard to please here. There are 2 year old high quality inner sprung mattresses on all the bottom beds & thick foam rubber ones on the top beds. We can't handle the heavy inner sprung jobs on the top beds. We have had absolutely no adverse comments about the mattresses;... More

Cairns, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Bob and Maxine's Backpackers is a really nice place to stay. Bob and Maxine is very friendly, free bikes, wifi and even the put some fruits for free in the kitchen. big clean house and cooking area. cheers Maik & Jessie

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Berea, Kentucky
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Bob and Maxine run a great little hostel. When I arrived, they were there with an enthusiastic welcome and even a chocolate. Bob introduced me right away to a couple who were getting ready to go out for a half-day walk, since I had mentioned wanting to go for a hike. The rooms and bathrooms are sparkling clean and the... More

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Haifa, Israel
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This backpackers stands out between all others we have stayed in. It's clean , warm and comfortable. Bob and Maxine are very welcoming and willing to make you feel at home. Free internet, laundry. Excellent heating in the en-suite bathroom. Kitchen is equipped with different useful things: paper towels, spices, aluminium foil , etc. Don't miss it while you visit... More

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Homer, Alaska
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Stopping at Bob & Maxine's Hostel was a pleasure. If you plan to stop then plan an extra day or three, you wont want to leave in a hurry. More like distant relatives than hosts. I can only thank them and I wish more places were like theirs, if there is a ladder rating they are surely at the top.... More

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Additional Information about Bob and Maxine's Backpackers

Also Known As:
Bob And Maxine`s Backpackers Hotel Te Anau
Bob And Maxine`s Backpackers Hotel
Bob And Maxine's Backpackers Te Anau, Fiordland
Address: 20 Paton Place, Te Anau, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Fiordland > Te Anau
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 23 Specialty lodging in Te Anau

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