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    Lazy Cow Backpackers

    37 Waller Street, Murchison 7007, New Zealand
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good13%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 67 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Perfect place to stay at if you need a stop between Christchurch and Nelson. There was a restaurant next to the house, there is a supermarket in town as well as a bar across the road. All you need after a day of car driving!...More

    Thank Cecilia H
    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely loved my stay in this hostel. It is a converted small house so feels very homely and cosy with the wood burning stove in the living room and electric blankets!!!! In high season the owners run a pizza place with delicious home-made pizzas, I...More

    Thank BelfastTravellingGi
    Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for a night passing through on the way north. After a long days travelling we were welcomed warmly and quickly sorted out and showed around. This small but very cosy and beautifully decorated hostel is clearly well loved by the owners and pride...More

    Thank Clare P
    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    While in the area we climbed Mt Haast at Springs Junction and had a night in the Lazy Cow before going into The Needle and Haystack for a few days. The ambiance at the Lazy Cow was so welcoming, the living areas warm and cozy....More

    Thank coropark
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    Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

    We had a private room which was a little dated but perfectly comfortable. The shared facilities were very clean, well equipped, and the warm fire was great. The hosts made our night - very personable.

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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
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    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Murchison
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    Room Tips
    "don't go for the family room - get the 4 bed dorm for peace and fresh air!"
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    "If you can afford the upgrade the double ensuite is in fact a small studio,"
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    "Take the en-suite if it suits your budget!"
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    "You may even get the dorm room to yourself like we did."
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