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    Ducks & Drakes Hotel

    48 Lemon Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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    “sun room” (10 reviews)
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    Don't think I'll ever stay anywhere else when I'm in New Plymouth, you can't beat this place! Came with a party of 6 over Easter weekend and was given a dorm all to ourselves. The hostel was so clean, and calm. Made the short walk...More

    Thank Jordan M
    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes HotelResponded 11 May 2017

    Thanks for such a great review Jordan M. We are thrilled that you and crew enjoyed your time here so much. Your comments certainly sum up the benefits of staying at Ducks and Drakes. We hope you got your car lock sorted and look forward...More

    Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

    Came back for a stop over and felt immediately like home again. Even after traveling whole new Zealand still one of the best hostels. Noticed improvements (wall paintings etc) and maintenance which has been done. Can really recommend everyone to stay when having a stop...More

    Thank Felix K
    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes HotelResponded 6 April 2017

    Felix K. It was awesome to see you again and we noticed how easily you slipped back into the spirit of Ducks & Drakes. Boom. Good meeting!

    Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

    Ducks and Drakes is a small family run motel attached to a hostel. The owners are friendly but not intrusive. The units are clean neat tidy and spacious. It is close to town - easy walking distance with food outlets, supermarkets, cafes, restaurants and shops...More

    Thank George M
    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes HotelResponded 6 April 2017

    Thanks George M. Your review sums Ducks & Drakes up nicely. See you next time.

    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    The last time I stayed here, it was with the previous owner. I was lucky enough to get back in for the annual booked out WOMAD weekend in March, and I will not be letting my standing booking lapse again. This place is ideal. Great...More

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    Thank H4riata
    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes HotelResponded 6 April 2017

    It was wonderful to finally meet you H4riata and note that your standing booking is still standing! We appreciated you positive energy around the place and thanks for the wonderful chocolates.

    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    I have been staying at Ducks and Drakes over WOMAD for many years, and it's always a pleasure to return. The bedrooms are clean and comfortable, and the public spaces (kitchen, dining room, lounges) are bright and cheerful, spacious, and well-equipped. Pleased to see recycling...More

    Thank Kokako8
    Response from Brett and Paula B, Owner at Ducks & Drakes HotelResponded 6 April 2017

    Great review Kokako8. Thanks. We are slowing working our way through the property and upgrading the facilities and appreciate that you notice the improvements. There are more to come... See you next year.

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • USD 49 - USD 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 18
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    • New Plymouth
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