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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My three cycling mates and I stayed after a tough first day of the event. Very helpful staff who accommodated our needs very well despite being late in the day. Being able to use the laundry (thanks for the powder!) late in the evening was a real bonus.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We book for a dormitory but disappointed about view points doors really noisy, wifi don't work good and technical staff half friendly come for clean the dorm before the check out make noise and the owner is not the most friendly guy !!! So we are half happy to stay over there but the hostel was clean and the bathroom...

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Thames, New Zealand
Reviewed January 18, 2017

This is a great place to stay. There was a horrible smell outside the room, like a dead fish. I asked the staff about getting a coat hanger and the lady said 'the rooms are very simple and don't come with coat hangers'. The rooms are nice though.

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Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

We came here for one night after doing the Traverse Sabine circuit and had a great stay. The facilities are very clean and staff are very friendly. We had previously stayed down the road before the hike and wished we had stayed here earlier instead.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed November 21, 2016

We really enjoyed our stay here. Wonderful hosts and an excellent studio unit in a beautiful setting. The location is perfect, as it's an easy walk to the village for food and supplies. Plus, you can follow a trail behind the property right down to Lake Rotoiti. Couldn't be simpler. The studio unit is nice, with plenty of room and...

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Dargaville
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Have stayed there twice. Both times was impressed by the comfort, cleanliness and service, not to mention the roaring fire in the lounge. An excellent place to use as a cheap base for exploring Nelson Lakes area.

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Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in dorm room for one night before heading into the park for the walk up to Lake Angelus hut. Booked the bed over the phone as I was arriving late - the woman assisting was very friendly and helpful. Kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms were all spotless and well equipped, and laundry facility was very handy. This is a great option...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed March 30, 2016

Took bed in dorm in backpackers, although separate rooms for couples/groups also looked good value. Pricier motel units available Well-equipped kitchen. Everything spotless I stayed there before and after excellent 5-day Traver-Sabine Circuit, but good place also just to hang out, and do day walks, cycling etc. Many were doing Angelus Trek Close to lake for swimming, and 50 metres...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 4, 2016

We stayed two nights in a twin room as we wanted to get a bit of serious walking in. Receptionist Emma was a very helpful alert Swedish girl who gave us good info and helped with playing cards, laundry etc. Kitchen was better than average, big and clean. wi fi didn't work very well tho...and the owner admitted there wasn't...

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Mount Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed January 7, 2016

I was travelling with my young son and was told by the female receptionist to park in the carpark in front of the kitchen area. A couple of nights later I came back and found it full, so parked in the only spot I could in order to let others come and go. Found my car rolled forward the next...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking

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Address: State Highway 63, Saint Arnaud, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Saint Arnaud
Number of rooms: 23
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“Stay in the area for as long as you can and tramp in the park.”
 of 5 bubbles hail-to, Dec 2, 2014 | Read review
“Studio 14 was a good and quiet location.”
 of 5 bubbles omaszefczyk, Dec 25, 2013 | Read review
“The rooms furthest from Reception, closest to the lake are our favourite :)”
 of 5 bubbles jcnick, Oct 8, 2011 | Read review
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