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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff. Clean and comfortable rooms. Great facilities for hanging out, cooking, laundry. Well worth the price! I stopped twice after multi-day tramping. It's the perfect place to charge your batteries and prepare for the next adventure.

Thank Skogsdis
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

So very clean and uncluttered. Warm fire to greet you. Beautiful gardens. Organized kitchen. Nice furnishings. Friendly owner and staff. Walk to everything. The best backpackers I have been in. Would go back for sure.

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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The rooms and kitchen are very clean and spacious. The lounge is cozy and has a fire place too. It is a family run hostel and the family and staff are very friendly and helpful! I really enjoyed my stay at Kakapo and I would...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We just had a night here and thought the deluxe room was worth every penny of the $100.00. Room#20. Everything is very clean-including the kitchen- the staff are professional and the location is just right.

Thank NewZealand-7
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The Kakapo Lodge was what all backpackers should be. Warm, quiet and clean its a good example of budget friendly accommodation. Highly recommend a stay here. Cooking facilities ticked the box. Wanted for a better hot was system for hot refreshments - I missed my...More

Thank Kim R
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Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$44 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$44 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"We had a nice ensuite room upstairs"
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"Parking is somewhat of a challenge but never had any problems."
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"There are private rooms with their own microwave and Washing machine. But they get booked real quick."
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"En suite are available for more $. South side view is excellent."
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