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Chez La Mer Backpackers

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Overview
50 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Golf Course
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights, one night in an ensuite which was so beautiful. The second night in a triple room that shared a bathroom with a few other rooms. The toilet is in the same room as the shower, so when sharing with 3 rooms...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Kit L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a grand old property 1870s. Great location in Akaroa & all the facilities required. Very clean & tidy, comfy beds, good showers. Helpful & friendly staff. However "parking" as advertised was street parking not on site - on New Years Eve that was...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank LyndaW600
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Nearly a five - bathrooms are a bit basic but otherwise all good. Friendly and relaxed atmosphere in a good location, decent free WiFi, comfortable beds, woodburner in lounge, decent kitchen and dining area and plenty of space in the garden to chill or eat...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Connector736339
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Very comfortable and convenient, right at the centre of town, on the waterfront. It's clean and tidy, offers free bicycles to ride and use of kitchen with hot tea at all times! Everything is fine and at a reasonable price.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank panayiotis57
Reviewed January 24, 2018

We really enjoyed our stay here - it has a great atmosphere. It's a magnificent old building, well set up for travellers. The weather was hot so we spent most of our time in the shade in the back garden.

Date of stay: January 2018
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Description
Discover the beauty of the Banks Peninsula while staying in the heart of historic Akaroa. Enjoy free gourmet brewed coffee and tea. Relax in the tranquil garden, take one of the many area walks and kayak (or More swim) with hector dolphins. Free mountain bikes and fishing rods. Heated rooms and fully made up beds. Owners offer special discounts to guests on their dolphin/wildlife sailing cruise aboard the Fox II. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$53 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$53 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (6)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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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
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Room Tips
"get room further away from kitchen and communal area, even i close my door i can still smell the smoke from..."
CeciliaMah
May 3, 2015
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"Try for the upstairs Queen-Twin ~ with ensuite ~~~~ other bathrooms get VERY busy ;)"
AntoinetteFiji2011
Nov. 3, 2013
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"Ensuite dorms are better in summer (max of 5 people using your shower)"
259zach
Aug. 16, 2013
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"Both the ensuites are very good value."
RPvisitor
Feb. 27, 2013
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