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Tombstone Backpackers

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Hot Tub
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Hi Travelling with 3 mates in the south Island. Tombstone is the best accommodation we had. Garry is super friendly, the place is awesomely shapped as a graveyard / tomb. There is a spa pool!! The beds are super comfy!! I will come back each...More

Thank Guillaume L
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Not somewhere I would stay again it's mainly for people who aren't wanting to spend much money but for the room we got I must admit it was comfy and good sized with a well appointed bathroom and had free wifi and wasn't far from...More

Thank Carmen S
Response from Tombstone_BP, Owner at Tombstone BackpackersResponded 16 December 2015

We hope that you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast, wifi, spa and bicycles. We feel that we provide a great value stay for the budget traveler.

Reviewed 22 November 2015

Gary and Niki are super nice. The scones they serve for breakfast are awesome! Very clean. (Needs more hooks to hang clothes.) Good location and easy to find. They will give you a ride to the dock if you have a tour to go to....More

Thank WindwardHonolulu
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I stayed in Tombstone on Halloween when they had a special night with creeepy movies and popcorns! They've even got a nice piano. Some one was playing a nice improvised tune which was quite impressive.

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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Access via a short, steep hill opposite the 'dead centre' of Picton. Wonderful welcome, excellent facilities, comfy beds, scones for breakfast. The proprietors were adaptable and accommodating. This is very smart backpacker accommodation with wwoofer helpers. The twin and double rooms are small but there's...More

Thank Astarte I
Response from Tombstone_BP, Owner at Tombstone BackpackersResponded 15 November 2015

Just to clarify - the wifi operates well and at high speed anywhere within the day lodge, games deck and immediate surrounds (including spa pool if you're game). We don't extend the coverage into the bedrooms as we like to encourage a social interactive environment...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Hot Tub
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USD 35 - USD 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 35 - USD 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"the rooms are varied from dorms [ some ensuite ] up to a one bedroom apartment with kitchen and view over the..."
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"Not sure about the other rooms at the hotel"
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"The apartment was excellent. The twin rooms next to it would have good views, but did not see inside."
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"Private room with bathroom was really good value"
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