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Stewart Island Backpackers

18 Ayr Street, Stewart Island 9818 New Zealand
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#3 of 11 Speciality lodging in Stewart Island
Conveniently situated in the heart of Halfmoon Bay. No bunk beds and a maximum of 4 people per dorm room. A communal kitchen and lounge, shared toilets and showers We offer: Recycling Pool Table Well-stocked kitchen Laundry, Dryer Outside clothesline FREE WIFI vouchers BOOKS & JIGSAWS FREE BBQ use FREE luggage storage FREE Hairdryer
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Complimentary instant cofffee
Board games / puzzles
Books, DVDs, music for children
Highchairs available
BBQ facilities
Street parking
Complimentary tea
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared bathroom
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Sunnydaz73 wrote a review 13 Jan
Christchurch, New Zealand50 contributions25 helpful votes
Great place for accommodation if you like clean and basic. Rooms simple and beds really comfy with nice soft bedding for warmth. Clean toilets, nice hot showers. Great communal kitchen and lounge for all ages. Helpful staff. Just a great place to base yourself.
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Date of stay: January 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
Emma wrote a review Aug 2021
Te Anau, New Zealand3 contributions
backpackers was awesome!!! came here on school trip, accomodating and welcoming. rooms really good and warm. lounge room great for hanging out. showers really good!! good pressure and warmth. great deals and very welcoming friendly staff.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
Vaughn F wrote a review Aug 2021
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Awesome service. Aaron and Carol went well out of their way to accommodate our large group. The rooms are ideal. The games room and kitchen were perfect. Showers amazing after a long muddy walk! Thanks we'll be back.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled on business
Alastair C wrote a review Aug 2021
6 contributions2 helpful votes
We stayed here with our 18 month old and the staff literally could not have been nicer or more helpful with providing little extras to make the stay memorable, from kids books to toys and a great portacot it went so well and we really like the communal space and general vibe. If I was to offer one piece of constructive feedback it would would be that the showers may need an update soon - all spotlessly clean though. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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FranzyD wrote a review Jul 2021
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Stayed 3 nights in mid winter. Was treated amazingly by staff, I arrived with no plans and decided to do a big walk, they allowed me to change my 3rd night booked to the night I returned; last minute with no extra charge! I booked the cheapest option, 3 bed dorm, but as it was quiet I had the whole room to myself. All facilities you would expect, big common area, great kitchen facilities and great internet. 5 Stars!
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Travelled solo
US$53 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Stewart Island Backpackers
Which popular attractions are close to Stewart Island Backpackers?
Nearby attractions include Ulva Island (3.0 km), Rakiura Track (4.0 km), and Bunkhouse Theatre (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Stewart Island Backpackers?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and laundry service.
What food & drink options are available at Stewart Island Backpackers?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Stewart Island Backpackers?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Stewart Island Backpackers?
Conveniently located restaurants include Church Hill Restaurant, KaiKart Takeaways, and South Sea Hotel dining room and pub.
Are any cleaning services offered at Stewart Island Backpackers?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.