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Raglan Backpackers and Waterfront Lodge

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“free kayaks”(10 reviews)
“hot tub”(31 reviews)
“laid back”(10 reviews)
Free Parking
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair access
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That was one of the best backpackers I stayed during my 7,5 months working holiday in New Zealand. I met wonderful people there and got the chance to learn how to surf. The whirlpool is not even that disgusting than in most hostels :D

Thank Mariella G
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The hostel is clean and tidy. Staff is welcomed and friendly like all other travellers. We stayed in a room for three people and met a nice guy too. There is no wifi as they want you to interact with others. There is an access...More

Thank Nikoleta A
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Really nice, chilled place right in the heart of Raglan. The hostel is small but really nice, clean and comfortable. The kitchen area had everything you would need - again clean. The beds are comfortable and you have space to store your bags in the...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I'm a female solo traveller having surfed a handful of times in the past few years. Raglan is a great little town for beginner/experienced surfers, yoga lovers and those wanting some coastal walks and kayaking. Raglan backpackers is the best hostel I've stayed in to...More

Thank Hollie C
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I am using Trip Advisor to give the community advice and that has got a reason: Raglan Backpackers is the best hostel I‘ve ever been to! The people working there didn’t ask me to recommend that hostel on Trip Advisor...More

Thank Lukas H
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Things to do
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (55)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Romek H
17 September 2016|
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Response from HopewellLodge | Reviewed this property |
Please contact Raglan Backpackers directly, I am just a reviewer.
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Room Tips
"Any room it doesn't matter - you'll be so chilled!"
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"Waterside location"
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"All rooms are sweet. 4 and 6 room dorms gives a great deal of room in the center"
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"The rooms in the far end are great. They have some queen and king sized beds."
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