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Jugglers Rest Backpackers

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Family Rooms
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All reviewshomemade jamsfire showherb gardenthe kitchenfree range eggshome away from homenew zealandfriendly atmospheresouth islandfelt like homehomely feelold houseliving roomtwo nightscomfortable bedsstayed longerhighly recommend this place
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Jugglers Rest is one of my favorite places to stop in NZ - Nikki is so warm and hospitable, offers great advice on things to see nearby and is just a pleasure to talk to. The hostel is very clean, the room I was in...More

Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Absolutely loved staying at the Jugglers Rest! I spent my time sunning myself in the hammocks, playing with the free hula hoops and poi and I was lucky enough to be there when there was a living room concert and we all ended up joining...More

Thank Vikki C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

One of the best hostels I have ever stayed in! Comfortable rooms with comfortable beds, great common room, nice kitchen, a garden where you can harvest vegetables, fruit and herbs. Great outdoor area. Nice and very helpful staff! Absolutely worth the price!

Thank Marie D
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a warm lovely place that just feels like coming home then Jugglers Rest is just the place for you. Snuggled into an enchanted secret garden you get welcomed into the owners home as part of the family. Prepare to feel...More

Thank lou-ann1309
Response from stripycat69, Owner at Jugglers Rest BackpackersResponded 10 September 2017

Thanks so much for your review - glad you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Pretty cool place a bit out of town in Picton, really good for people into the whole juggling and dreadlock traveler thing. The lady who runs it is really friendly and offers free organic food and lots of smiles, though did feel there was a...More

Thank JulianMischiefMag
Response from stripycat69, Owner at Jugglers Rest BackpackersResponded 10 September 2017

Aw, sorry to hear you felt frowned upon for using the internet! We do offer free unlimited internet but obviously we'd like people to interact as well. Juggling is of course totally optional :-)

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$50 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$50 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Response from Till1234 | Reviewed this property |
Uhm it is a quiet long walk. Takes you probably 20min by walking... But I'd say it is worth it. You can try to ask them to pick you up, but I think they don't do it normaly.
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"couples, pick the cabins!"
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"Blue, red or cabin room for couples are great!!"
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"Single room was absolutely lovely and spacious."
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