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So We where there when The big earthquake happened in Kaikoura. And the manager Vern was amazing. He took such good care of us. Calmed us down and made us laugh, a lot! We got stuck there for a few days before We could be...More
I stayed with Kiwi Experience and had a really nice stay! The staff is the friendliest I've met during my trip, it feels more like you're being welcomed into a home than an ordinary hostel. Top Spot has a very homey feeling with many open...More
I visited with the Stray bus and loved this hostel. The managers were super helpful and so nice! We did the early morning dolphin swim & the let us extend our checkout time a bit later so we could come back, nap & shower. The...More
Thank Maggie B
Response from topspotkaikoura, Manager at Top Spot BackpackersResponded 27 January 2016
Thank you Maggie for the kind words! It was our pleasure hosting you and hope to see you around Kaikoura again some day soon. Best regards
it was a really frieldly place that welcomed us in the middle of the winter.
The views from the balconny took our breath away ( especially with the arch sunset)
Nice fire wood and so close to town... really nice
Stayed here with Kiwi Experience, a clean kitchen and many open spaces, including a living room and tv room/balcony. Resident cat. Rooms were average, but outdoor spaces were perfect for hanging out in the afternoon.