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Onuku Farm Hostel

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Akaroa is a beautiful place to visit and I highly recommend staying at Onuku. The hostel itself is clean and tidy. Great facilities. Lovely staff. Idyllic hilltop setting with amazing views. I liked the farm animals that roam around the place too. We had a fabulous 2 night stay including doing the dolphin watching which was fun and well organised....

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Lovely place to stay. I've stayed here many times, and while it's grown over that time it's still a wonderful, peaceful place to be. The scenery, views, and bird-life are all a part of what makes this place so great.

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south lake tahoe, CA
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Such a unique location in the hill, surrounded by flowers and wildlife. Wonderful kitchens, and bathrooms. The star gazer huts are so original! The staff is very warm and friendly. Such a fun place to be!

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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We had the Tonga Huts with two elder ladies and they were ready amazed by it. I warned them that the facilities were not standard and a bit of walking to the toilet and kitchen. Lucky we had great weather and therefore great views. The kids also had a great time and really wanted to come back. The duck was...

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New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Stayed for one night on the last night of our trip & we were not disappointed! Just out of town & up a slight hill, quiet & peaceful. Stayed in the campervan paddock overlooking the bay - area is quite large so campers spread out, get your own space. Great views of the bay, paddocks behind with sheep (who even...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 January 2016

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Mannheim, Germany
Reviewed 19 January 2016

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Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 January 2016

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“The tonga hut is very cool, the only downside is it's outside the range of the wifi.”
 of 5 bubbles C2761ZWjoek, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“So many options, huts, camping, dorm or private rooms. You can't go wrong!”
 of 5 bubbles TillyMillican, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Great views!”
 of 5 bubbles menno4u, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the main house are great! Girls dorm has amazing view and en suite bathroom with shower and washing machine!”
 of 5 bubbles IngaLV, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The Kiwi stargazer is unique. A very basic 'wooden tent' but the views at night are great.”
 of 5 bubbles MaartenD447, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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