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    Albatross Backpacker Inn

    1 Torquay Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    Traveler (24)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (4)
    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good18%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “the kitchen” (54 reviews)
    “free bikes” (8 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 190 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Arrived here and had my booking wrong with a bunch of 5 people. Ben covered it and was so helpful finding a solution, so we stayed here and had a great time. Everything well kept and nicely decorated with style. And New Year’s Eve was...More

    Thank Steven B
    Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

    Albatross Backpacker is that kind of place you would like to keep secret so it would never change and always stay perfect just like we experienced it. Ben the owner has been fantastic as we arrived quite late. Every details and keys were left for...More

    Thank BenoiteetCamille
    Reviewed November 15, 2017

    The owners are backpackers themselves so they know what makes a good hostel. The rooms are usual for a backpackers & the kitchen much the same but it includes free baking ingredients & free pancakes are provided on Sunday morning as well. The hostel has...More

    Thank leeecus
    Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

    Great location, can walk everywhere. Super friendly staff. Nice facilities with big kitchen, lots of indoor and outdoor seating space, and clean bathrooms. No security lockers and have to pay for WiFi though. Free coffee and tea! Use to be a old bank building so...More

    Thank Gabby Z
    Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

    Staying here with a big group of friends was a lot of fun. Really handy to the foreshore, warm with a great fire and the best showers ever! The only down side was having to enter the codes on the doors all the time to...More

    Thank 0jacquiew
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • $47 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Albatross Backpacker Hotel Kaikoura
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    Traveler (24)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (9)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Room Tips
    "walking distance to town, few minutes to the beach"
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    "only tried -he 6 bed dorm wich is good"
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    "The "awesome dorm" was designed as a hobbit room! Isn't that clearly a kiwi experience to sleep..."
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    "Room 3 was great but the curtains didn't keep out the light very well!"
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