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    Kip & Kaboodle Backpacker Hostel

    9466 Highway 3 | Rr1, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good17%
    • Average0%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (6 reviews)
    “local area” (2 reviews)
    “bike ride” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    All hotel details
    Atlantica Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre
    403 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Western Shore
     
    Bayview Pines Country Inn
    91 reviews
    #3 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Mahone Bay
     
    Rum Runner Inn
    249 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Lunenburg
     
    Fisherman's Daughter
    165 reviews
    #1 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Mahone Bay
     
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    1 - 5 of 35 reviews

    Reviewed 4 September 2016

    THE OWNER - Just like a great host at a party. He walks you into the hostel and introduces you to the other guests while telling everyone what they have in common getting the conversations going. THE HOSTEL - This is a great, eco /...More

    Thank perfectbreakfast
    Reviewed 31 July 2016

    If you are looking for a quiet, clean, well-located, quaint place, with a great host for your stay, you're looking in the right place. Enjoy a beautiful bike ride into Mahone Bay (about 10 min) or to Lunenberg (about 20min) and enjoy the little shops...More

    Thank erinrosewell
    Reviewed 26 July 2016

    I rocked up to Mahone Bay thinking I would stay a night or two. I ended up staying 5 and was really sad to leave the place. Kip and Kaboodle is well located between Mahone Bay and Lunenburg, there are some fantastic walks, cafes, bike...More

    Thank Jenny W
    Reviewed 8 July 2016

    Greg the host was very friendly and full of information. This hostel is very basic and in need of some work. The private room is on the main floor but the bathrooms are upstairs. At $70 a night this room is way over priced for...More

    Thank PatriciaML7
    Response from TrudiPetersen, Owner at Kip & Kaboodle Backpacker HostelResponded 17 October 2016

    Hey Patricia - so sorry you had a poor experience here. I'm not sure what you smelled in the room, but I'd be truly surprised if it were mould. We're inspected annually for things like that, and had only just had the inspection done. If...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

    Few minutes from Mahone Bay and about 7km from Ludenberg. Had a fabulous stay here. The owner (from New Zealand) is super helpful and really gets to know his guests. He has massive local and NS knowledge. And is willing to sit and Mark places...More

    Thank Irishbluesky
    Atlantica Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre
    403 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Western Shore
     
    Bayview Pines Country Inn
    91 reviews
    #3 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Mahone Bay
     
    Rum Runner Inn
    249 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Lunenburg
     
    Fisherman's Daughter
    165 reviews
    #1 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Mahone Bay
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$44 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • Nova Scotia >
    • Southwest Nova Scotia >
    • Mahone Bay
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    Hotel & Grounds (12)
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    Nearby Attractions
    Bridgewater & Lunenburg Visitor Information Centre
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    5.48 km away
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    Northern Sun Gallery & Gifts
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    St. James' Anglican Church
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    Room Tips
    "Be sure to book a tour!"
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    "Dorm is just fine!"
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    "I like the dorm - but if you're a couple they have a private room."
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    "We opted for the private room but then we are 50!"
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