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Rongo Backpackers & Gallery

130 Waverley Street, P.O. Box 54, Karamea, New Zealand


  • 50%Value For Money
  • 60%Security
  • 70%Location
  • 60%Staff
  • 60%Atmosphere
  • 60%Cleanliness
  • 50%Facilities

Property Information:

There is something fun happening every day at Rongo Backpackers & Gallery and the location is amazing...the Heaphy Track, Oparara Basin, Mt Stormy, Karamea Gorge, Wangapeka Track and many other scenic spots are closeby.

Rongo has a radio station where you can be the DJ, a fire bath, an incredible gallery of local and international art, spacious rooms, comfortable beds, a permaculture farm, famous pot-luck dinners, friendly staff who are knowledgeable about the local region, transport service, a naughty dog called 'Moo' and every 4th night is FREE!!

Rongo is a Carbon Neutral business

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    Get rid of the boys. They're just sitting in the lounge and watching movies. Make guests feel unwelcome. $10 for washing and drying is too much.
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      Anonymous, Germany, Female, 18-24
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  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

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).

Rongo Backpackers & Gallery Located at 130 Waverley Street, P.O. Box 54, Karamea.
Rongo Backpackers & Gallery
New Zealand
Karamea West Coast 7864 130 Waverley Street, P.O. Box 54
59% 12
-41.2477786 172.1129100
Rongo Backpackers & Gallery
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