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    Jugglers Rest Backpackers

    8 Canterbury Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
    • Average0%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “juggler's rest” (20 reviews)
    “fire show” (14 reviews)
    “fresh herbs” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

    Bruce is tall. He's also a great host, and very welcoming. The place is in a very warm homely feeling house with history and character. A very friendly environment where guests come together and learn to play with fire toys, hula hoops and guitar or...More

    Thank jake m
    Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

    Super friendly owners, inviting and chatty - offered veg off the allotment for our own cooking! Loved the alternative, artsy vibe. Bruce and his lady friend (I'm sorry we don't remember her name!) were v friendly. Only downside is the ridiculously low cut off of...More

    Thank ex123981
    Reviewed 3 June 2016

    Had a wonderful and very relaxing stay for a few nights at this cosy, endearingly eccentric hostel. Beds are comfortable, the owners couldn't be more welcoming, there's a lovely wood fire in the drawing room, a cat who enjoys snuggles until otherwise, and plenty of...More

    Thank Alexander M
    Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

    I arrived alone as the season was ending and was greeted by Bruce as though he was a mate I had known all my life. He wasn't short on advice on trips around the area and named great places to eat, drink etc. The hostel...More

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    Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

    I had a lovely time, a real home away from home. Great smiles, laughter, and company. The kitchen was great and the cat is like a friendly dog which is ok in my book. Great organic chillies, i know their quality. Thank you Bruce and...More

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    Bay Vista Waterfront Motel
    441 reviews
    #1 of 16 hotels in Picton
    4.5 km
    Harbour View Motel Picton
    944 reviews
    #3 of 16 hotels in Picton
    0.9 km
    Chateau Marlborough
    649 reviews
    #5 of 32 hotels in Blenheim
    24.2 km
    Gateway Motel
    1,025 reviews
    #5 of 16 hotels in Picton
    1.0 km
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Price range
    • US$24 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Marlborough Region >
    • Picton
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    Harbour View Motel Picton
    944 reviews
    .94 km away
    Gateway Motel
    1,025 reviews
    .97 km away
    Bay Vista Waterfront Motel
    441 reviews
    4.50 km away
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    28 November 2015|
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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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    "all rooms are good :)"
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    "I stayed in a private room, very large and comfortable, quiet too."
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    "Great because none of the shared dorms have bunk beds"
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    "I've had the shed outside and the blue room, the dorms also look good. The shed is quieter and more..."
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