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    Lazy Shag

    37 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (22)
          Room & Suite (6)
          Dining (2)
          • Excellent17%
          • Very good39%
          • Average29%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible7%
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          “tv room” (12 reviews)
          “bed dorm” (5 reviews)
          “big kitchen” (3 reviews)
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          1 - 5 of 99 reviews

          Reviewed 17 May 2017

          Friendly owner operators and staff. The place was always kept nice and cozy with oil fired heating, nice big fireplace in kitchen area. Clean tidy rooms, not a lot of extras in the rooms but hey the price is good. Convenient for walking into town...More

          Thank Frances195522
          Reviewed 7 May 2017

          Immediately felt welcome and at home at the Lazy Shag. Comfortable modern room and ensuites in each dorm (yet still the standard price of a non ensuite elsewhere), decent sized kitchen with all utensils and amenities you could want, decent amount of free wifi per...More

          Thank Deborah O
          Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

          The staff were really welcoming and friendly. We stayed in a private room with en-suite. It was compact but clean. The views were fantastic from our room and also the kitchen / outside eating area. There was a really nice relaxed vibe to the hostel....More

          Thank Jomatify
          Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

          Stayed here for 3 nights and although staff were really friendly and helpful I didn't think it was up to the standard of YHA. Only 1 plug socket in the room, when there is 6 of sharing that can cause a problem. Also only 1...More

          Thank Faye_T89
          Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

          I stayed here with KIwi Experiance. It was a nice little hostel, the lady who owned it was so cool, really friendly and smiley :) the beds were comfy but the rooms were a little chilly. As with every. Single. Hostel. EVER...not enough plugs in...More

          Thank Holly W
          • Price range
          • USD 19 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Canterbury Region >
          • Kaikoura
          • Also Known As
          • Lazy Shag Hotel Kaikoura
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          Traveller (22)
          Room & Suite (6)
          Dining (2)
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          "Any room really, i think upstairs has good sea views"
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          "Double room at back has stunning views and quietest"
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          "Sleep out the front, the back is too noisey."
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          "Signs say not to leave anything on the porch as there are thieves around."
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