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Watson's Way Backpackers

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56 High Street, Renwick, New Zealand
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Watson's Way Backpackers
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Tauranga, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for the third time over a 6 year period of time and felt like we were coming home. The kitchen is always spotless and has every cooking utensil you ever need and Linda makes sure it is up to scratch every morning. The rooms are immaculate and the owners Pat & Paul ensure you enjoy your stay... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a lovely couple run this place, Pat and Paul. We stayed there in our campervan for a night and had a great time. The place is very well run, with pride, and the facilities are very good and very clean. A great place to do laundry too with reasonable rates. There are super kitchen facilities here and a beautiful... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

stayed Dec '14 ---positives--- helpful owner, well-stocked kitchen, good value, would stay again for sure ---negatives--- not many… small rooms, décor has seen better days, stingy free wifi allocation (20MB?) ===================================================================

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

We stayed a night in the car park. $18 for full use of facilities and rented bikes to cycle to the wineries for $18. Great deal. The place has wonderful, clean facilities, great atmosphere and the most amazing couple owns the place. They were helpful beyond belief and SO sweet. Stay here.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Perfect stay in this lovely Hostel. The hosts are great and the common areas are perfect ! We had the private room, very confortable and very clean. We got a lot of advices for the Bike tour as well which was great ! We WILL recommend it to everybody.

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Cork, Ireland
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This is a great location for seeing the wine district. The sign advertised two campervan spots and when we arrived we were the only one. By the second night the owner had let four campervans in together and it was like a carpark. You could hear everything we were so close. We were leaving early on checkout and my husband... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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230 reviews 230 reviews
37 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Had a great stay here for 3 nights last December but only getting to review now. Location is right in the centre of the wine region with bikes to hire. We had a spacious double room with ensuite with a little table and chairs outside the door which we used in the evenings. Everything was clean but a bit out... More 

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74 reviews 74 reviews
54 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Stayed here for one night then moved to a friends house. Stayed hete the night before a party i was going to. Good accommodation stayed in a private room but saw dorms which looked clean and tidy too but dorms maybe a bit cramped if full. All communal areas were clean and we'll maintained. Didn't use the kitchen but it... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We arrived at Watson's Way and were enchanted by the grounds and the couple. They made us feel comfortable and welcome. We rented bikes $18/day from them and took off for a country ride and wine tour. It was very enjoyable, even with the high winds and the winery were fab! The only hitch was that there was quite a... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Excellent hostel, feels more like a guest house. Stayed in spacious double room. Kitchen & bathrooms are spotless, the owners are very nice. There's a tennis court out the back along with a BBQ that can be used. You can rent a bike from the owners for $18 for the day& they give you a map with all the wineries... More 

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Address: 56 High Street, Renwick, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Renwick
Number of rooms: 8

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