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Aug 4, 2016
“Fine for one night”
Apr 10, 2016
“Centre town backpackers.”
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Reviewed March 8, 2013

This was an average hostel, with the good standards that I would expect for the price of the room. Great location if you arrive by bus as the hostel is directly opposite the bus stop. Well equipped and tidy kitchen. Showers were pretty basic. Roughly...More

Thank Zara L
Reviewed February 4, 2013

This place was good, the owner was kind and it was right in town. Lots of nice people to meet and the facilities are clean and workable. The toilets had some trouble while I was here unfortunately and I couldn't find the herb garden, but...More

Thank Kat G
Reviewed February 1, 2013

This hostel is one of the best hostels in Kaikoura. It was clean and tidy and conveniently located right in front of the I-site. There was a small and cosy lounge with an outdoor area overlooking the main street. During peak periods when everyone starts...More

Thank jayellearezee
Reviewed January 21, 2013

I stayed here for one night as part of an organised tour in January 2013. It's a lovely, small hostel with good facilities and very well located on the main street of Kaikoura, The dorm rooms have wooden bunk beds so they are nice and...More

Thank MissAS80
Reviewed January 17, 2013

The lodge was our first proper accommodation in a 15 day trip around the South Island. We arrived late from Akaroa at close to 9pm, and the guy was waiting out front expecting us, which was kinda cool. The place was clean, well furnished, adequate...More

Thank Ben K
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"If you don't mind to spend more but rather have more quietness, the private en-suite on first floor might..."
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"I did the deep sea fishing trip. Was great pulling up the baskets and then cooking one for dinner that night..."
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"We stayed in a 3-bed dorm on the ground floor for $60 per night in early January. Linens were clean and..."
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"For 5$ extra get double room. More space more privacy"
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