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Jugglers Rest Backpackers

8 Canterbury Street, Picton, New Zealand
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Ranked #1 of 20 Specialty Lodging in Picton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Exceptional hosts and an exceptionally cute hostel. Very friendly, clean and small hostel which made me feel like home. Be prepared to stay longer than planned. Free hoops, balls and tons of equipment makes it "must visit" for everyone who is into juggling, slacklining or any other artistic action. Picton itself is not exactly the center of the world, however... More

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Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This small and cosy hostel has been my favorite one in over a year travelling in New Zealand. Spending a week there over the Christmas days I didn't want to leave any more. It's a bit outside the center of Picton in a very quiet area. The owners are super nice and welcoming and also try to help if you... More

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Eberswalde, Brandenburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to stay in New Zealand! I traveled up and down NZ for 20 month all together in the last years and Jugglers rest is definitely my favorite Hostel! It feels like home being there, so if you need a break from traveling you can spend a week there or more relaxing without getting bored! It's the... More

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Jugglers rest is top of the line. Beautiful gardens, clean and cozy rooms and living spaces and full of entertainers in and out! Its a carnies rest stop. Upon my stays I always run in to musicians, fire performers, circus artists and just an all around pure blissful energy of travelers and beautiful people. Memorable experience indeed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been on the road for one week i was looking for a quiet, homy and friendly place to rest. This is the best hostel I have ever stayed at. Its set in a beautiful environment in a small town surrounded by mountains. The host nikki and bruce are extremely welcoming, funny and generous. they cooked a pumpkin soup and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely stay at Jugglers Rest which was comfy, clean and very friendly. We especially enjoyed the hoola hooping and pretty flowers. The beds were very comfy and the breakfast was pretty scrummy too. Recommended to all.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jugglers rest is a must on any stop in Picton. Came across jugglers rest by chance and extended by two nights. Clean, close and full of beautiful energies. Both Nikki and Bruce are very friendly and very keen on sharing local info, or any other jolly subject! Well done on delivering something different with great value and happy smiles! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this place in the last minute and I'm lucky to have got a bed here. People expect different things from backpacker hostels but this place was perfect for me. Picton is beautiful, the owners are awesome and the other guests were cool. Fresh food from the garden and some interesting stories told over dinner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our planned short stay ended up being four nights - that kinda says it all. We love this hostel - a really great atmosphere and a lovely cosy house with clean facilities and a roaring fire. The kitchen and garden is stuffed full of herbs, spices and little extras that make it really feel like home. A great base for... More

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Punakaiki, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at the jugglers rest after a big couple of days in Golden bay. As soon as I walked in the gate I knew this place was going to be sweet! A cosy little cottage sorrounded by trees was the Jugglers Rest. When I walked into the kitchen I was greeted with smiling faces and the smell of fresh bread.... More

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Address: 8 Canterbury Street, Picton, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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