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    Chez La Mer Backpackers

    50 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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    1/28/2018 1/29/2018
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    Traveler (22)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (14)
    • Excellent35%
    • Very good48%
    • Average9%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    “free wifi” (13 reviews)
    “free bikes” (4 reviews)
    “single bed” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
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    1 - 5 of 84 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It was 3 of us travelling so we checked in a room with 1 bunk bed and 1 single bed.it was near the toilet and kitchen.The best part of this backpacker:1)location is near their city centre .2)kitchen is fully equipped.even condiments such as salt, dried...More

    1  Thank Ethel Y
    Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

    Lovely friendly hostel with a homely feel. Close to the local shop, the bank and the pretty harbour. Free unlimited Wi-Fi for the whole stay and free tea, coffee and spices. Staff were friendly and very helpful. I would stay here again.

    Thank EllaDod
    Reviewed April 13, 2017

    Cute & cosy, friendly staff, very clean, free wifi and good atmosphere, would stay again. They have free coffee in a morning and the hostel is laid out like a house, which is very nice if you want to 'chill'. Free bikes too!

    Thank Amyhw22
    Reviewed September 26, 2016

    Staff members sleep in the same rooms as guests and have to come and go at night. My room was right next to a communal area where the staff hung out at night, smoking and drinking, and it was hard to fall asleep at around...More

    Thank ladeedeedada
    Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

    I stayed there two times and it is small but verry nice. I enjoyed my Time there and there are always really nice woffers. In Winter you can get a hot Water bottel and coffee is always on Board... So everything is there :) in...More

    Thank Carolin K
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • $46 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Akaroa
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    Traveler (22)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (14)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Bathroom (1)
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    cynamon p
    January 26, 2016|
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    Response from Kerry T | Reviewed this property |
    $28 per night for a dorm with shared facilities or $25 for BBH rate
    Room Tips
    "get room further away from kitchen and communal area, even i close my door i can still smell the smoke from..."
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    "Try for the upstairs Queen-Twin ~ with ensuite ~~~~ other bathrooms get VERY busy ;)"
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    "Ensuite dorms are better in summer (max of 5 people using your shower)"
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    "Both the ensuites are very good value."
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