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    Laughing Kiwi Backpackers

    310 High Street, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
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    “free wifi” (14 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (19 reviews)
    “hot tub” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 102 reviews

    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    We stayed at the laughing kiwi for 5 weeks and we loved it there, the owners are really kind and friendly and helpful throughout our stay they even lent us bikes for free when we couldn't get to work. The hostel is right across the...More

    Thank Alex H
    Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 17 April 2017

    Thanks Alex for your review, we miss you guys already make sure you visit us and stay again! have fun in the North island travel safe see you soon- Trace

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    I had a very bad experience in the Laughing Kiwi Backpackers. Without talking about the place - the commun space which don't look very clean and well maintained (1 shower of 2 is working proprely) and also the sheets are not wash so often than...More

    1  Thank Eric B
    Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 16 April 2017

    Management reserves the right to refuse service to anyone who is deceptive in payment, under the influence or disruptive to the business. We don't deal with seasonal workers (who receive a very cheap rate of $115 - $130 yes depending on availability) to take advantage...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

    We booked this Hostel because of its close proximity to Abel Tasman Canyons. It has a clean, welcoming, and peaceful environment. The Hostel has free wifi, laundry available for $3 a load, and a nice open kitchen and common space. The beds and bathrooms are...More

    Thank Jennifer D
    Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

    Nice place to stay for traveling or working. The backpackers is really clean and tidy, the beds are confortable, the kitchen is well equipped, the outdoor is cool and the wifi is unlimited with a very good connection speed :) The team is friendly and...More

    1  Thank Christelle P
    Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

    Hostel cosy, clean and great location! The staff is very welcoming and the environment is ideal, very good value for money, I recommend it to all! Free wifi with really good connection, free bike and kayak!

    Thank Laureline S
    Response from Kiwis01, Owner at Laughing Kiwi BackpackersResponded 28 March 2017

    Hi Laureline! thank you for your review we are glad you enjoyed your stay and all the free services we offer :) visit us again soon. Travel safe- Trace

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$21 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Motueka
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    "if you want a bottom bunk phone and ask for one - even if you booked online."
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    "The Back Lodge overlooks a kiwi fruit orchard. Front lodge has great deck for lounging and cooking up a BBQ..."
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    "All is great, no complaints."
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    "if you're staying there as to see the room you're going to be in first"
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