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    Bob and Maxine's Backpackers

    20 Paton Place, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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    Room & Suite (19)
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    • Excellent77%
    • Very good19%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “free fruit” (3 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (21 reviews)
    “living room” (9 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 105 reviews

    Reviewed 13 December 2017

    We are 50+ year old backpackers that wanted to experience staying at a hostel yet with the convenience of a separate room including on-suite toilet & shower. Bob welcomed us and Maxine came to say hello and ask if we needed anything. The house has...More

    Thank Dorit1012
    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    We stayed 2 nights in Bob & Maxine backpackers, and loved the warm and lovely house. A wonderful place to stay and relax, many cute Alpaca in the farm close to the house. It's definitely recommended to tourists planning to visit Milford sound.

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    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    Great for meeting people as well. I started my stay over there at 3 nights stay and left after 10. First of all you might want to know that bob can pick you up or give you a ride from the bus for extra money,...More

    Thank Gal Z
    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    Stopped here for 2 nights whilst on road to Milford Sound. Hostel is pristine, clean with well equipped kitchen and laundry facilities, and wood fire. Owner is friendly and knowledgable about local hikes etc. Hostel is next to a field full of llamas which proved...More

    Thank Matthew127
    Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

    Amazing place! Good view, good facilities, and very very clean ! Good company too! The owners Bob and Maxine are lovely! You can use so many free stuff like laundry machine, nice and clean kitchen, amazing living-room and a warming fire place :) Make sure...More

    Thank Omri T
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Southland Region >
    • Fiordland National Park >
    • Te Anau
    • Also Known As
    • Bob And Maxine`s Backpackers Hotel Te Anau
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    26 July 2015|
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    Response from bobteanau | Property representative |
    We one twin ensuite room. That's why the BBH booking system does not allow you to originate a booking request. Ph me 03 2497429 & I'll discuss options. Cheers, Bob
    Room Tips
    "Room 3 allows early morning sunshine overlooking the farmyard of alpacas."
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    "Two private double rooms with shared bathroom."
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    "All rooms are the same, don't worry."
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    "The two private rooms are in the main building, very quite."
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