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Laughing Kiwi Backpackers Reviews

310 High Street, Motueka, New Zealand

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90%

Rating
50 Total Reviews
  • 92%Value For Money
  • 84%Security
  • 89%Location
  • 89%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 92%Facilities

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86%

Only stayed a night but was a nice stay. Would recommend


74%

The facilities, especially the kitchen are great. And the bathrooms are nice as well. It is pretty close to a lot of the adventure in the area, which is useful. The staff was okay and the place didn't have much of a vibe but if you're looking for a good place to stay, but maybe not meet people this definitely works.


80%

Great location, close to town.

  • 17th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • New Zealand
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)


100%

We loved this place! Staff was awesome, room and common areas were spotless, and the weather was beautiful the entire time. Very impressed.


94%

I liked that they were not too many people staying in one house. Houses are really clean, and well equipped. Beds were comfy and everything were close.


66%

The hottub was nice, especially after a long day hiking or kayaking in the Abel Tasman. Not enough bathroom possibilities for the amount of people staying.


100%

One of our favorite hostels that we stayed in throughout our trip to New Zealand! Atmosphere is great and the wifi is great. :)


94%

One of the best Hostels we stayed in in New zealand. Nice, quite and clean. Extremely well Equipped Kitchen and cosy communal area.


89%

Nice and quiet hostel within 5 minutes walk from bus station. Staff is very nice and helpful. 4-dorm room spacious but no lockers in the room. 2 showers and 2 toilets in main building for 4 rooms (4 & 6 dorm), might get busy sometimes. Kitchen is kept clean, with good selection of accessories so no problem to cook even a big dinner. Lovely big garden is great especially because common room is a bit small. Free limited wi-fi and free storing of bags when you do more days hike and returning.


89%

Great hostel. It feels like home (it is like staying in a friends house with a lot of friends). The only drawback is that they close reception too early and if you have to leave early the next morning, you probably lose your key deposit.


91%

Great hostel. Recently renovated, everything looks new and is clean. Hostess is very friendly and helpful. I really enjoyed my stay. It was one of my best hostels in NZ.


97%

I would like to thank again the manager who helped us to book the reservation for Abel Tasman early in the morning for the same day !


97%

Great place to stay! Free wifi, Sky tv, long hot showers




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