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Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

Stayed for one night in a four person backpackers room. Overall the place is pretty nice with large common areas (including kitchen) and easily accessible location. The wifi connection is okay and my bed was good but my friends was terrible and they said they would rather sleep on the floor.

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Montgomery, Alabama
Reviewed 21 December 2014

Room 35, single room with shared bath cons: had to walk outside to go to the bathroom/shower pros: convenient to downtown Picton, nice staff, great ice cream/hot chocolate pudding social at 8 PM every night, clean

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Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

Great wee place to stay when you're looking for budget accommodation in the area. Rooms clean and tidy but some have shared facilities that can be busy - especially in the morning. The cooking facilities are good and if you prefer to eat out there is a great choice in the town. Worth a try.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2014

We were recommended this place by some friends and loved our stay. We were in a 6 bed dorm for two nights. The room was a good size and comfortable, could do with some lockers and more power points though. The biggest thing for us (aside from free chocolate pudding and ice cream) was how clean the whole place is....

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

A honeymoon couple, booked this place just the night before. Glad that there was a double, ensuite bathroom available. Small, Cosy and clean. The downside of the place is the bad connection of Wi-Fi (at night) and narrow path to car park and limited parking space (if u need, drop by earlier than 6pm) Location : 10 mins drive to...

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Thank Iamkaz
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Mega clean, tick. Safe, tick. Quiet, tick. TV room, tick. Wireless, tick. Free tea and coffee, tick. Friendly staff, tick. Free drop off to ferry, tick. FREE CHOCOLATE PUDDING AND ICECREAM, tick. Central, tick. What more do you need?

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Thank brummygirl2012
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2014

We stayed here for two nights whilst visiting Picton and thoroughly enjoyed it. The place is like a home away from home and your made to feel very welcome. Great Kitchen, with free chocolate cake at night! The hot tub was an added bonus. Thank you for a fantastic stay!

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Thank Aleyx P
Whakatane, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Lovely hostel with lovely staff. Great kitchen, free herbs and spices and oil. Free tea, coffee and sugar. Free Breakfast (cereals, milk, bread, butter, jam) Hot tub Free Wifi Hammocks Awesome atmosphere Free ferry drop off, pick up Home away from home. Thank you Sequoia Lodge!

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Thank nou20142015
Hudson, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 September 2014

My hostel experience here might be a bit different from most. I ended up paying for a double room even though I was traveling solo (no more dorm beds for me!) and rented a car, so travel to and from the hostel was quite easy. Full disclosure: most of the folks stay in the dorms here and are traveling by...

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Thank Shalin D
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This is by far one of the best hostels I have stayed at. It's clean, the staff are friendly, in a great location with all the facilities you need. The tv room is comfy and well designed like a mini cinema, the free breakfast is superb with so many options. We also had free pudding the first night we arrived...

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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 

Additional Information about Sequoia Lodge

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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“Perfect Backpackers”
 of 5 bubbles , 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“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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