Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Hostel World policy is good.

Additional Terms and Conditions

$20 security deposit for key.
Drunken behavior will not be tolerated. intoxicated or belligerent guests will be asked to leave. NO REFUND.
Quiet time. Kitchen is closed from 10pm- 6am

Additional Info:

Group bookings are quoted for Sardinia and Poseidon's palace. Upgrades will incur extra costs.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Atlantis Backpackers

Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Welcome to your Utopia Away From Home! Once the Kiwi Experience Museum, you can create your own Kiwi experience here. On the foreshore, town around the corner and the middle of the Marlborough Sounds across the street. From dorm to motel at very reasonable prices. Free coffee, tea, milk, breakfast, dessert, WiFi, movies and unique to Atlantis Adventure Packages. Enjoy the Top of the South! View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.9

  • Security 8.4

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.5

  • Atmosphere 8.9

  • Cleanliness 8.5

  • Facilities 8.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    26 Aug 2020
    The quickest way to access the true culture of Picton, you haven't experienced the gate to the south island without meeting Shera and her crew. A hostel dripping with creativity and pure abandoned joy, the Atlantis Backpackers is quintessential New Zealand, and a monument to the community's we can create in a place where we are free to open our minds and hearts. Ka Pai -Cale
    New Zealand, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    20 Mar 2020
    The location is just about perfect and the staff were absolutely the best! They made sure my needs were addressed and even helped me w ride to catch the ferry! This stay was a return visit!
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    04 Mar 2020
    This place has such originality and the owner is just a gem of delight, she loves people. All the spaces are different with lots of artist work on the wall. She does dessert and breakfast for guest. Best place to stay in picton if your looking for unique style.
    England, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    03 Mar 2020
    Everyone that works there is amazing. Love the vibe!
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    22 Feb 2020
    I only stayed two nights but I hope my travels will bring be back through Picton so I can stay again. The hostel is colorful and welcoming and feels like home. And the owner an awesome, bubbly and so so friendly! It was my favorite hostel experience to date.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    18 Feb 2020
    The owner is wonderful, she will introduce to the hostel as in a Shakespeare tale. She is always happy and friendly, providing smiles and deserts. Decoration of hostel unique in the world, take your time to discover all !!! Unforgetable.
    Spain, Female, 41+
  • 9.4


    11 Mar 2020
    We staid only for one night but considering all previous reviews I can definitely recommend the hostel. It has a unique environment and the female owner welcomes you very warmly. Kitchen was big and well equipped.
    Germany, Female, 31-40
  • 8.3


    23 Feb 2020
    Excellent hostel, wonderful host and lovely homely vibe. Rooms are cosy, as is the lounge with armchairs and a resident cat! Free breakfast and homemade dessert everyday was a fantastic perk.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 6.6


    21 Feb 2020
    The staff were great, and the location extremely convenient, right in the center of town, but I felt the facilities and the security of the hostel were lacking. There were no security lockers, no secure luggage storage, and just not an overly secure feeling in the hostel. However, it had lots of character to it, loved the paintings on the walls, just wish I had felt more secure staying there. But the staff are great, and dessert every evening was amazing!
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 3.1


    04 Mar 2020
    Pretty grotty and full of cats which go Everywhere - bedding was covered in cat hair and looking old and tired. Owner was understanding, got a refund and moved to a different hostel. If you want somewhere clean, this not the place for you.
    England, Female, 31-40
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Jobs Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Pool Table