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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...More
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...More
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...More
biggest largest brightest bathrooms
largest most comfortable shared living area
nice furniture and great fellow backpackers
cramped room with uncomfortable mattresses and treacherous bunkbed ladders
overly crowded refrigerator (appears to lack any "we'll clean this out regularly" standard)More
Response from bobteanau, Owner at Bob and Maxine's BackpackersResponded February 27, 2014
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...More