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Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

67 Beach Rd, Kaikoura, New Zealand


  • 83%Value For Money
  • 83%Security
  • 80%Location
  • 87%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 79%Cleanliness
  • 85%Facilities

Property Information:

Dusky Lodge & Backpackers is situated on Beach road, Kaikoura. We are the largest hostel in Kaikoura catering for budget travellers and groups. We offer a clean homely environment with bunk rooms, doubles, twins, triples, en-suite and family rooms with heaters in all rooms. Bed linen and pillows are provided. There are 3 large kitchen’s fully equipped as well as BBQ’s on the decks free to use.

FREE unlimited wifi is available throughout the hostel for all our guests to use and free calls throughout NZ. We have a large heated salt water pool, spa and sauna to enjoy while staying with us. Guest computers are available and large screen televisions for rainy days. Log burners are situated throughout the building for those cold winter evenings.

The hostel is only 5 minute walk to the town centre, and across the road from Whale Watchers. The best bakery in town is situated right beside us and grocery stores only minutes away.

The intercity bus can drop you off outside the hostel, ask the driver when you start your journey. We have plenty of parking space and it’s free to use. Luggage storage short term is available, if needed ask at reception.

Dusky Lodge & Backpackers is a great place to relax, unwind and take in the great views and spectacular sunsets from our extensive decks or spa. Our friendly team can help book tours or give you advice on what to do while you are with us. We hope to see you soon

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  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine


  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Please let us know in a separate e-mail if arriving after 7pm. We would be happy to arrange a let check in. Cheers!

Dusky Lodge & Backpackers Located at 67 Beach Rd, , Kaikoura.
Dusky Lodge & Backpackers
New Zealand
Kaikoura Morth Cantenbury 7300 67 Beach Rd
82% 213
-42.3939086 173.6788648
Dusky Lodge & Backpackers
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