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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2016

we needed an overnight stop before an early morning ferry to Wellington. Superb location, and our double room with en suite was old, but spotless and had everything we needed, including a good bed. Friendly staff, great kitchen, chocolate pudding, and hot drinks whenever.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Stayed here for three nights on my way down and was in a five-share-dorm (mixed) with Swedish, Japanese, German and British backpackers. I enjoyed the time, met lovely people and had all in all a very good stay. The offer a free hot bath outside, every night free choc pudding with ice cream, it's very clean and the owners just...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Clean well run backpackers lodge within walking distance of Picton town centre, well equipped kitchen which serves chocolate pudding in the evening and breakfast in the morning, safe off street parking available.

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Seddon, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Great place to stay. Handy to town centre. Good rooms. Comfortable bunk beds. Good clean amenities and to top it off delicious chocolate pudding with ice cream free every night.A great atmosphere all round.

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Graz, Austria
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

The hostel is very clean, the owner is a nice guy and they serve chocolate pudding and ice cream for free at 8.00pm. The lodge is a good place to stay in Picton. The kitchen is clean as well as all the facilities. You can even be picked up by them directly from the ferry. Enjoy!

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Voorburg
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Perfect bunk beds, no movement and not a sound, very pleasant sleeping! Friendly staff arranging for free dessert every night, clean, pickup service and a nice quiet location a bit out of town. Very enjoyable backpacker accomodation!

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Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Just stayed one night and wished I had booked a couple more! Friendly and welcoming staff, clean rooms, clean bathrooms and a lovely atmosphere with friendly like minded backpackers. Liked the added extras of pick up and drop off to the ferry terminal/bus station and hot chocolate pudding.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Nice Hostel, super friendly people around it! The owner showed us around and was really helpful.. She really cared about the people stayed! Free chocolate pudding and really clean facilities all the way!

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Magdeburg, Germany
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Small but not to small, well equipped and well organized, not noisy, very friendly and helpful staff, clean, much to offer like free WiFi, TV room, large open kitchen, spa pool, nice chill areas - everything you need :) it's also very familiar and you get awesome chocolate pudding with icecream every night! Omnomnom! :)

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We only stayed one night, but it was overall a pleasant experience. A warm welcome from the manager, unexpected free breakfast as a special treat, clean rooms, well-equipped kitchen and location in a quiet part of town. However the rooms could be a little more soundproof - we could hear quite clearly what our neighbours are saying in their room.

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Welcome to our friendly, relaxed, family owned hostel. The Spa pool’s bubbling hot, the fire’s roaring, it’s warm. Great music’s playing and the people are friendly & genuine. Free Hot Chocolate pudding & ice cream served every night of the year. Free all you can eat breakfast every morning, all year. Free wireless internet. Sky TV on the big screen. Free Bikes. Car Parking. Central location. Our sister hostel’s in Nelson, Tasman Bay Backpackers ... more   less 

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Address: 3a Nelson Square, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: €21 - €73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sequoia Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“If solo pay a little more for the convenience of shower and bathroom to yourself.”
 of 5 bubbles BishkekFishlips, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Pick a private room if you can, to avoid the bus group people!”
 of 5 bubbles sharissaj, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The double room next to the laundry has a very comfortable bed and is quiet. No 'laundry noises' at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 801craigs, 23 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The smaller dorm is a couple of dollars more expensive than the 11 people one. But it does come with a shared ensuite. There are private rooms too.”
 of 5 bubbles tabby_giraffe, 7 Jul 2014 | Read review
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