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We were in Sparky's for 2 nights and it was horrible. We were in a room with 8 other people. The beds are old and make loud noises. In addition Sparky,the owner, is neither relaxed nor friendly. Once he came to our room and said...More
We stayed at Sparky's for one night before taking the ferry to Bluff. Sparky is a funny fellow with lots to say. We found far more than just a room. We spoke a lot about the history, stuff he is working on, life in Invercargill....More
This has to be the worst hostel I've stayed in NZ. Customer services skills = zero. Location - not that great. Atmosphere=zero. Rooms...few decades back maybe great but now...not so much. They just felt dirty. Never again.
We stayed at Sparky's Backpackers for one night and that was one night too many. Dirty, looking like it had never been cleaned (ever). He also asked us if we were going to be drinking and showed us a real tiny recycling bin. Sounded like...More
Stayed here for two nights in a 6 bed room and was met by sparky and his familar who were lovely. A house built made to be a home with some quirky rooms and art work on the walls. I stayed in the room know...More
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