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    Albatross Backpacker Inn

    1 Torquay Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good18%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Parking
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Reviewed 24 February 2015

    I loved my stay here and if I could I would have stayed longer. It’s a very homely place and it was easy to meet people. The hostel provides all kind of things like bikes, roller-skates, an art corner to create your own artwork, free...More

    Thank Ilovepowder
    Reviewed 19 February 2015

    We stayed 1x night in a private double room (2x girls) and travelled the NZ South Island for 10 days. Kaikoura was our first stop and the Albatross Backpackers our first night's accommodation. Staff were friendly and there is a real communal feel to the...More

    Thank Adela G
    Reviewed 13 February 2015

    This was the cleanest and tidest Hostel I ever have been to. Our room was really lovely made. The bed was so comfy, it was hard to get up in the morning. Also, it was surprisely quiet and we could take a good rest from...More

    Thank Vigor8885
    Reviewed 24 January 2015

    My girlfriend and I stayed for 3 nights at the Albatross in January and wish we could have stayed longer. Our double room was in a quiet location in the building and had everything we needed including bright coloured linen, towels, reading lights, hooks, dark...More

    Thank DantheHartman
    Reviewed 21 January 2015

    An amazing little hostel right next to the beach and close to town. The staff were really friendly and helpful and the environment made it really easy to make some great friends. Having been in NZ for 9 months this is definitely one of the...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • USD 34 - USD 48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Albatross Backpacker Hotel Kaikoura
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    Traveller (18)
    Dining (4)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (8)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Room Tips
    "walking distance to town, few minutes to the beach"
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    "only tried -he 6 bed dorm wich is good"
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    "The "awesome dorm" was designed as a hobbit room! Isn't that clearly a kiwi experience to sleep..."
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    "Room 3 was great but the curtains didn't keep out the light very well!"
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