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8.5
Fabulous 186 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.2
  • Security 8.5
  • Location 9.3
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 7.8
  • Cleanliness 8.6
  • Facilities 8.0
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8.5
Fabulous 186 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.2
  • Security 8.5
  • Location 9.3
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 7.8
  • Cleanliness 8.6
  • Facilities 8.0

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  • Anonymous
  • Finland, Female, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 4 reviews
5th Feb 2017
9.1

Nice and central hostel, rooms were nice too, maybe not the biggest but ok. The building seemed to be old and historic which made it interesting. Quite clean and tidy. Fridge a bit small. Would stay here again.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Canada, Female, 41+
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
5th Feb 2017
8.3

Good location. Fairly quiet.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • England, Female, 18-24
  • Avid Traveller
  • 14 reviews
12th Jan 2017
8.9

Nice hostel with an old fashioned feel, staff were great and room was nice. Pretty quiet atmosphere which I liked, and in a great location, I would stay again.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland, Couple, 25-30
  • Avid Traveller
  • 20 reviews
6th Jan 2017
8.3

Nice hostel for a one night stay. No lockers in the dorm rooms but cool piano and pool table in downstairs area.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Switzerland, Male, 25-30
  • Globetrotter
  • 33 reviews
30th Dec 2016
8.9

Nice and small hostel (also hotel) very well situated in the historic part of Oamaru. The building is impressive for its colonial architecture, and the hostel is amazingly old-timey. Make sure to check the basement: scary looking piano and free pool table :) Staff was really nice and very helpful.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • coljackemma
  • England, Female, 41+
  • Novice Nomad
  • 3 reviews
16th Dec 2016
10.0

Fabulous hostel

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Canada, All Female Group, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 7 reviews
20th Nov 2016
8.3

Cool building (older, so it had some character), good location, staff was friendly, quiet town so it was good to catch up on some sleep - only stayed one night, but it was good for what it was!

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness

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