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Very quiet and super clean hostel! Perfect place to relax after enjoying the Abel Tasman National Park! Well equipped kitchen and cozy living room. Would definitely recommend staying there to anyone :-)
Thank Mario S
Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 11 February 2017
Thank you Mario! it's been a pleasure hosting you both :) please visit us again if your in the area, safe travels - Trace
We had a nice stay at Laughing Kiwi. The location is very convenient to visit the Abel Tasman Park (20 min by car). Shared facilities quite spacious and very clean. Nice garden with barbecue and welcoming owners.
Thank nicolas f
Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 9 February 2017
Hi Nicolas! Thank you for your review it was a pleasure having you stay with us, please pop in again if you ever in the area that would be great! Take care and safe travels- Trace
I’m so frustrated. I stayed almost one and half month in this backpack. I respected the thousand stricts rules, i paid my rent and i did my best with the staff and the guests, just to spend a really good time there. In the end,...More
Thank Antoine D
Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 22 January 2017
This person is reviewing a private rental situation and not as a guest at the Laughing Kiwi Backpackers business. This person was asked to leave the property after it was reviled our security cameras picked up some dodgy behavior from him. This person is now...More
Only 15 minutes drive to Kaiteriteri. Friendly staff, super clean facilities and rooms. Bed linen provided. Excellent kitchen facilities- crockery and cutlery provided. Dorm rooms or private rooms available. Few minutes walk from town... and supermarket. Excellent Thai food cart across the road. Hot tub....More
Thank Rebecca W
Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 14 January 2017
Hi Rebecca! thanks for this that's very nice of you, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are lucky positioned very close to the Abel Tasman and the Thai food cart across the road lol yes they are both very good :)...More
First of all the owner is very welcoming, nice and helpfull. We felt like home even if we stayed just two nights. The place is clean and the guests were very respectfull. It looks like people were all staying there for a while, which is...More
Thank Marie-Anne M
Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 9 January 2017
Hi Marie-Anne! That is so nice of you please visit us again very soon! safe travels- Trace
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