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Freestone Backpackers

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“friendly owners”(4 reviews)
“the main house”(3 reviews)
“small kitchen”(2 reviews)
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Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
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Reviewed November 28, 2017

We just drove up the gravel road and asked if they had any free spaces for the night, it was getting a little late. 10 minutes after we were sorted in a twin room at a very affordable price. The owners are super friendly and...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed September 3, 2017

I stayed at the Freestone Backpackers last night. Turns out not only did I have the dorm cabin (4 beds) to myself, I had the whole lodge to myself - the only customer! The service from Jaclyn & Warren was great. They greeted me with...More

Thank Anthony U
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Awesome place just a few kilometers away from Manapouri with wonderful views of the lake and the mountains. I spent 3 nights in a cottage, which was also equipped with a small kitchen. The log fire ensured that even at cold evenings the cottage was...More

Thank Sondra K
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I happened upon this place by chance and am delighted I did! Gorgeous little cabins with solid bunk beds in the shared room, fully equipped, clean kitchenette, the highlight - a wood burner to make the adorable cabin in the woods experience complete!! What a...More

Thank Rebecca2016
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Stayed in one of the cool wooden huts the night before we d go on an overnight trip to doubtful sound. Liked it so much that we returned to stay in the tui hut after the trip. Chop your own wood, fireplace in the hut,...More

Thank Fabio F
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Free Parking
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Price range
$64 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$64 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"best views, comfy beds, warm cabins, excellent service, amazing location, quiet and great value"
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"Get yourself some beers/wine and sit on the porch and watch the world turn into a postcard"
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"A bit far away from town but definitely worth a visit."
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"Find another place, owner scams"
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