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    Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

    67 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    • Excellent20%
    • Very good35%
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    • Poor6%
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    “hot tub” (19 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    clean comfortable hostel in a good location with great views. Kaikoura is the sort of place where you want to stay longer and this is a good value hostel with plenty of extra features (fires, pool, hot tub, spacious communal areas) to allow you to...More

    Thank bpsophie2016
    Response from Belinda H, Owner at Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

    Thanks for your great review, all the best with your trip.

    Reviewed 18 September 2016

    We booked a private double room, and the room was clean enough. Bed was terrible, very uncomfortable and squeaky and left us both with back aches. The shower head was terrible, with one direct stream of water and no temperature control. The common rooms were...More

    Thank Jasmin P
    Response from Belinda H, Owner at Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

    Your review is very important to us, we do appreciate your thoughts, I am sorry you did you not enjoy your stay, plumber booked to fix the shower and we will look at the bed. All the best with the rest of your trip.

    Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

    We only stayed one night in this hostel, and didn't spend too much time there as we were out a lot, but it was a reasonable hostel. The double room was quite small and the window looked out onto a main road, but it was...More

    Thank efhap31
    Response from Belinda H, Owner at Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

    Thanks for the review.

    Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here for 1 night. Lots of WFAs and workers in this hostel but they are all very friendly and happy to chill out and chat with you. Hot tub is a nice addition Which I made use of. They are free tea and coffee...More

    Thank Vicky_212013
    Response from Belinda H, Owner at Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

    Thanks for your great review, we will get some umbrellas for anyone that wants to walk into town in the rain.

    Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

    A really enjoyable and accomodating, quiet stay. The staff could not have been more accomodating and informative if they tried, plus were very flexible around the individuals staying at the time. Sadly, due to weather, the pool was not open, but the hot tub was...More

    Thank kittentravels
    Response from Belinda H, Owner at Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

    Thank you for your great review, the team have worked hard for the past year since we took over to make everyone's stay an enjoyable one so its great to get reviews like yours.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$42 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "No groundfloor room in the back!"
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    "do not get the indoor facing rooms."
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    "Ask for a room away from the road"
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    "go to the lodge across the street"
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