Only stayed here for one night but everyone was so friendly, helpful and welcoming and the place itself one of the nicest backpacker's I've come across - really comfortable and cozy! The owner Nikki, helped me suss out where to go for dinner and provided a cute handrawn map and also was well informed about some of the local walks, helping me decide which one I'd have time to do the following morning. I went for one of the double rooms which had towels and hand knitted bedslippers!! It's quite a small hostel so I would really recommend booking now if you're passing through Picton
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Picton's smallest hostel (with beds for just 16 people) is BIG on comfort. Our lovingly renovated historic villa is an easy 10 minute stroll or 3 minute drive from the centre of town. Small and cosy with all beds fully made up (no bunks), we provide every comfort for your stay including unlimited wi-fi, organic fruit & veggie garden, breakfast - homemade bread & jam available, real log fire, heaters & electric blankets, quality book exchange & games, bikes, musical instruments & juggling toys, workshops in poi, juggling & hula hoop spinning, slackline, unicycle & spinning staffs to use, gas barbeque & picnic table, Information/advice/bookings on local activities, free tea, coffee, herbs & spices AND an atmosphere that can't be beaten! Situated in a quiet residential area, far enough to avoid the noise of the port and trains, but close enough to easily access all pretty little Picton has to offer by foot, our location gives you the best of both worlds. With shady decks, comfy chairs, bean bags, hammocks and sunny chill-out areas in lush gardens, either relax, play, learn or simply sit back & watch the amazing fire and glow shows at night. There are walking tracks right outside the door in the Esson Valley, and we can help arrange trips out into the beautiful Marlborough Sounds and Marlborough's famous award winning vineyards. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Jugglers Rest Backpackers Picton, New Zealand - Marlborough