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My husband and I have been staying at the Brown Kiwi for about 3 days and from day one the experience has been AMAZING. We arrived really late so the reception desk wasn't open, but the Brown Kiwi made arrangements to ensure that we would...More
After my first night at Brown Kiwi I was keen to extend for a couple more days. I initially came out of interest in their longer-term stays, but those are quickly booked up, especially in the summer. At first, you may feel cramped here, especially...More
A really amazing and cosy hostel in the city center.
Even though I arrived late at night, I was warmly welcomed and checked-in - I find that it is usually quite a challenge to arrive late at night in NZ. Great compliments to the owner...More
Thank Jan L
Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 2 November 2017
Hey that is so nice of you to take the time to write about your experience. We really appreciate the feedback and acknowledgement! all the best for your travels.Damaris
This hostel is great hostel,everyone is friendly.The room have really comfortable beds,it's clean and warm,and the kitchen facilities are great,the bathroom is so clean.I'd recommend this hostel to anyone. Thanks Brown Kiwi.
Thank Vicky T
Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 29 October 2017
Hi there, thanks so much for taking the time to write such a nice review. It is much appreciated!~ Damaris and team
I spent a lot of my travels to nz stressing about setting up my bank account. Hannes put those stresses to rest within minutes of arriving. They are so helpful and friendly at the brown kiwi. I couldn’t have asked for more.
The hostel is...More
Thank Becky H
Response from Damaris9, Owner at Brown Kiwi Backpacker HostelResponded 18 October 2017
Thank you so much for your review. Hannes really is the expert on backpacking needs!