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    Happy Apple Backpackers

    500 High Street, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
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    • Average17%
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    “pool table” (8 reviews)
    “twin room” (4 reviews)
    “common areas” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Reviewed 4 February 2017

    We decided at the last minute to visit the area and this was the only place I could find that could accommodate myself, wife, and 5yo son for a night. We got a triple room which was very basic but had 3 comfortable beds which...More

    Thank Ed R
    Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

    Thank you so much for our stay last night. Fresh warm muffins on arrival. My partner doesn't like banana so I scoffed them both :). Lovely surroundings and a glow worm walk definitely worth doing. Our best stay in new Zealand so far.

    Thank johnny85belle
    Reviewed 28 January 2017

    Stayed here for just under a week and thought it was great! The owners are lovely, specially Jarrod who is hilarious! Nice kitchen, large outdoor area and I especially loved the garden - swing chairs, volleyball court and a Jacuzzi! Nice and clean. Wish you...More

    Thank buaidhnobas90
    Response from Janet G, Owner at Happy Apple BackpackersResponded 29 January 2017

    Pleased you enjoyed our garden even without a cigarette! Happy Apple is smoke free, there is no smoking on our premises. Thanks for taking the time to review us, glad you enjoyed your stay and best wishes with your travelling.

    Reviewed 27 January 2017

    We booked through TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor integrates with a lot of booking agencies, one of them is called WotIf. For some reason, WotIf has Happy Apple Backpackers registered into their website, and we booked through them. When we got to the accomodation, the rude receptionist told...More

    Thank André K
    Response from Janet G, Owner at Happy Apple BackpackersResponded 29 January 2017

    We are very pleased to hear you were able to get your money back and we were very sorry to be unable to accommodate you in the manner you expected. It was a difficult and perplexing situation for our new receptionist, as we hadn't received...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    Pleasant and clean youth hostel with charming owner (Janet) and staff (Jared and Bill). The rooms are a bit small but there are so many nice other places that, in the end, it's not really important. The garden is very big and you can play...More

    Thank Deffieux L
    Response from Janet G, Manager at Happy Apple BackpackersResponded 16 January 2017

    Thank you very much for staying with us, we enjoyed having you! We here at the Happy Apple wish you all the best on your journey and hope you have safe and adventurous travels. Cheers, Everyone here at the Happy Apple

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$39 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 12
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    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Motueka
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    Room Tips
    "don't pay extra for the privet bathroom! don't worth it!"
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    "Do not book through WotIf!!!"
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    "Ask for a large room with no long term people!"
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    "If you want a double room and light sleepers don't sleep opposite the toilets. The doors are a bit squeaky"
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