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    Albatross Backpacker Inn

    1 Torquay Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (18)
    Dining (4)
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    Overview

    • Excellent58%
    • Very good18%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    Dusky Lodge & Backpackers
    181 reviews
    #14 of 36 Speciality lodging in Kaikoura
     
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    371 reviews
    #6 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
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    293 reviews
    #4 of 36 Speciality lodging in Kaikoura
     
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    Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

    We stayed at albatross for 2 nights in a double room. Everything was great! The bed was so comfy, with really plump pillows. The shower in the larger shower room was the best shower ive experienced in NZ, so powerful. We didnt use the kitchen...More

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    Reviewed 14 April 2015

    One of the nicest hostels we've stayed in. Cheap, fast reliable internet. Nice communal areas. Good quality free tea & coffee. & the coffee was proper ground coffee which was a real treat. Free garden herbs. We liked the emphasis on being environmentally friendly although...More

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    Reviewed 10 April 2015

    Home-feeling, friendly, small, clean, comfortable, and safe place. I immediately felt welcomed in this hostel. Tastefully decorated. There are instruments/art supplies/books everywhere. The kitchen was big. Lots of places to chill- outside and inside. LOVED my time in Kaikoura because of this hostel.

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    Reviewed 1 April 2015

    My stay there went well, but everything went south when I forgot my jacket. My husband and I were traveling through New Zealand, and the Hostel was our first stop in the South Island. The hostel was a bit noisy, but the staff does well...More

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    Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

    I loved this backpack! The owners are found of music that you can in the decoration and if you are lucky you can enjoy them playing music and singing. They are really nice and their backpack is really welcoming. All rooms were always clean (bedroom,...More

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    Dusky Lodge & Backpackers
    181 reviews
    #14 of 36 Speciality lodging in Kaikoura
     
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    371 reviews
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    Alpine-Pacific Holiday Park
    293 reviews
    #4 of 36 Speciality lodging in Kaikoura
     
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • US$27 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Dining (4)
    Room & Suite (4)
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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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