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    Tombstone Backpackers

    16 Gravesend Place, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent87%
          • Very good11%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “scones” (66 reviews)
          “pool table” (32 reviews)
          “hot tub” (49 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          Reviewed 26 February 2016

          If you are particular about the cleanliness of your abode, this is the place to stay! My friend and I stayed in a caravan for a night and were pleasantly surprised by how cosy it is. The toilets are also new and clean. Everything is...More

          Thank Adrielle_Pang
          Reviewed 24 February 2016

          This is one of my family's favorite place to stay in Picton. It is very charming with a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The staff was very helpful and friendly. We found the rooms very clean and attractive. The lounge, piano, and wifi area quite comfortable...More

          1  Thank nahid h
          Reviewed 23 February 2016

          Hosts are very friendlyand provide free pick-up and drop-off from/to ferry station. Stayed in shared ensuite room. Clean facilities, big and nice common areas (incl.piano, free computer usage, spa). Free unlimited wifi! Cats and a dog are around. Best thing is the free breakfast: you...More

          Thank Nora W
          Reviewed 21 February 2016

          We stayed at the Tombstone before and after walking the Queen Charlotte Track. Nothing was too much trouble for the owners of Tombstone - our double room was clean and quiet and the pickup and delivery back to the ferry terminal was great. The scones...More

          Thank Brent Jan M
          Reviewed 17 February 2016

          We decided to stay at Tombstone Backpackers as the last overnight leg of the journey after completing the Queen Charlotte Track and weren't expecting much at all. This place has it all - free wifi, comfortable beds (we were in a 6 bed dorm and...More

          Thank Daz I
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Hot Tub
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          • US$31 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 14
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          • Marlborough Region >
          • Picton
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          "the rooms are varied from dorms [ some ensuite ] up to a one bedroom apartment with kitchen and view over the..."
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          "Not sure about the other rooms at the hotel"
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          "The apartment was excellent. The twin rooms next to it would have good views, but did not see inside."
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          "Private room with bathroom was really good value"
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