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Bazil's Hostel & Surf School

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Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (7)
54 / 56 Russell St, Westport New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
3 Star accommodation
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Welcome to Bazils on West Coast of the South Island. West Coast NZ - Top 10 Regions in the world to visit for 2014 as rated by Lonely Planet Stay awhile and find out why. We offer a variety of facilities & More accommodation to suit everyone. Standard dorm rooms, fully self-contained rooms, twins, doubles & family rooms, powered sites, tent sites. Shared facilities; bathrooms, 2 TV rooms, 2 lounges with lots of Movies, Herb garden, Hammocks, Free sports equipment, bikes, Surfboards for hire, FREE Wifi, Laundry, large outdoor covered BBQ area which is also suitable to store motorbikes and bicycles and lots of quiet garden areas to sit and relax with a nice book. Come take a look - you'll love it. Come try our NEW BUSH BATH, complete with bubbles for winter. :-) STAY, PLAY & SURF WITH US: Stay with us for 5 nights & Receive a FREE SURF LESSON with Board silly at Bazils Hostel Surfing NZ Accredited Surf School, board & wetsuit included. Discounted board & wet suit hire any day you want to practice, Free transport to the beaches. We also have some great Mountain bikes and can arrange drop off & pick up to some great Mountain bike tracks. FREE WiFi Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 42 - USD 56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
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Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (2)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great stay we had there. Tom, manager, was so helpful. I hired a board and wetsuit and was given all the info I needed to get a wave. Our room "the Palace" was very cosy and we had a grey night's sleep. The...More

Thank 09Dabarb
Response from Rays2775, Manager at Bazil's Hostel & Surf SchoolResponded yesterday

Thanks! Our doors are always open :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, welcoming staff. Nice clean rooms available. There is a common area with a selection of dvds and a lovely fire too. Great WiFi which has been rare in hostels around the country. $10 pizzas available.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Stayed here as part of my trip with Kiwi experience, they pre arrange accomodation so you don't have to. Bazils was my favourite hostel out of the whole south island! Its in westport which is famous for being a popular surf spot. When you check...More

Thank x_HannahWright
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I only meant to stay for one night as I was only passing through but here I am a week later and still loving it. Everyone here is really friendly and brings out he best in everyone. I've even been convinced to try surfing! On...More

Thank RobertP7865
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The Bazils is a wonderful and nice place to to stay kind people and the activities offer is so nice e.g Surfing, sup hire and walks to the charming creek. Thanks to Tom, Kayne ,Ash and the woofers for a wonderful time there. Ray and...More

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Joran D
2 January 2018|
Response from Stephen L | Property representative |
Hi, you need a work visa to work anywhere in New Zealand so unfortunately we won't have a place for you. We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels :)
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"modern units are a bit small but all other rooms are highly recommendable"
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