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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

One of our favourite hostels in NZ. Free breakfast, soup and most of all chocolate pudding with ice cream! This became the focal point of our stay! Staff were super friendly, kitchen was good size and well stocked, room was clean and comfortable (few ants but no biggy ) and free Wifi also. Would definitely stay here again!

Thank Tiernan D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a really nice place to stay in picton. The owners are really nice and professionnal. The beds are comfortable. The rooms are really clean. The only thing i can complain about is the quality of the Wi-Fi, but it's free so... probably one of the best backpacker in the south island Ps : don't miss the chocolate pudding at... More 

Thank Pierre B
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very warm and friendly host who gave valuable tips we had a Great stay in Sequoia Lodge. Friendly staff. Welcoming atmosphere. Free towels and wifi. Exceptional service all round. All facilities very clean and beds comfortable.

Thank Ben C
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Great stay in Sequoia Lodge. Friendly staff. Welcoming atmosphere. Free towels and wifi. Also a tv room with netflix. Free soup at 7pm and then chocolate brownie and ice cream at 8pm. Free continental breakfast. Exceptional service all round. All facilities very clean and beds comfortable.

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Kilgarvan, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed for two nights. It had a clean open plan kitchen, two small sitting areas, a tv room with Netflix and solid bunk beds. Really happy with our stay here very homely with welcoming staff and the free breakfast, soup and chocolate pudding was a great touch.

Thank keithicus
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I am a bit older so felt a wee bit out of place but that's not their fault. Friendly welcome on arrival with good explanations. I was in a 6 bed ensuite dorm which I paid a little extra for but was worth it. Plenty of cookers, utensils and crockery with lots of tables so great for social eating. Plenty... More 

Thank OggieDee
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

This place is really great , cosy and clean and with soups and a beautiful pudding served every night and free breakfast. Kitchen is spacy and clean. There's also a hot outdoor spa pool which we used at night which was amazing since it was so cold ! Great spot to be in to visit around ( nelson and picton... More 

Thank Katrina P
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Very warm and friendly host who gave valuable tips and make soup and desserts for all guests! Hostel comes with free public hot tub, wifi and drop off services at terminal throughout the day! Despite being one of the very few hostels in that area, the comfort level of the hostel is tip top. After staying at around 6 hostels... More 

Thank Ray X
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Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

My whole family really loved staying here. It was clean, comfortable and the staff are really lovely. An unexpected bowl of soup on a cold night added to the excellent experience. (Good wifi too). Beds comfortable and family room had enough space for us to not trip over each other. I've avoided backpackers hostels in the past with family, however... More 

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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

My two friends and I had an amazing time at saquoia Lodge. The room and other facilities such as the kitchen and bathrooms were super clean. Everyone at the hostel was happy to answer all our questions and give us tips for further travels. We were even given freshly made soup to start dinner and pudding and ice cream for... More 

Thank Olga Z

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our friendly, relaxed, family owned hostel. The Spa pool’s bubbling hot, the fire’s roaring, it’s warm. Great music’s playing and the people are friendly & genuine. Free Hot Chocolate pudding & ice cream served every night of the year. Free all you can eat breakfast every morning, all year. Free wireless internet. Sky TV on the big screen. Free Bikes. Car Parking. Central location. Our sister hostel’s in Nelson, Tasman Bay Backpackers ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sequoia Lodge

Address: 3a Nelson Square, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: £31 - £48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sequoia Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“If solo pay a little more for the convenience of shower and bathroom to yourself.”
 of 5 bubbles BishkekFishlips, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Pick a private room if you can, to avoid the bus group people!”
 of 5 bubbles sharissaj, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The double room next to the laundry has a very comfortable bed and is quiet. No 'laundry noises' at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 801craigs, 23 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The smaller dorm is a couple of dollars more expensive than the 11 people one. But it does come with a shared ensuite. There are private rooms too.”
 of 5 bubbles tabby_giraffe, 7 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Free parking - ask about where to park.”
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 of 5 bubbles Dt_Panic, 30 May 2014 | Read review
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