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Lazy Shag

1.5 km from Kaikoura centre
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    37 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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      All reviews tv room bed dorm big kitchen stayed here for nights walk into town great facilities hostel receptionist
      Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

      The staff were really welcoming and friendly. We stayed in a private room with en-suite. It was compact but clean. The views were fantastic from our room and also the kitchen / outside eating area. There was a really nice relaxed vibe to the hostel....More

      Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

      Stayed here for 3 nights and although staff were really friendly and helpful I didn't think it was up to the standard of YHA. Only 1 plug socket in the room, when there is 6 of sharing that can cause a problem. Also only 1...More

      Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

      I stayed here with KIwi Experiance. It was a nice little hostel, the lady who owned it was so cool, really friendly and smiley :) the beds were comfy but the rooms were a little chilly. As with every. Single. Hostel. EVER...not enough plugs in...More

      Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

      Hostel was clean and 8 bed dorm was good. The beds were nice and the reception lady was super nice and fanny! Kitchen was big and there was cozy firepace. You really love the view and the hostel is really close to centrum.

      Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

      Don't stay here!! We were shouted at by the male who was quite aggressive towards me and my friend as we were still getting ready at 9.50am. We were due to check out at 10am and would have been on time. He was so so...More

      • Price range
      • US$35 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
      • Number of rooms
      • 17
      • Reservation Options
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      • Location
      • New Zealand
      • South Island
      • Canterbury Region
      • Kaikoura
      • Also Known As
      • Lazy Shag Hotel Kaikoura
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      Dining (2)
      Hotel & Grounds (1)
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      "Double room at back has stunning views and quietest"
      culz, over a year agoRead review
      "Sleep out the front, the back is too noisey."
      Libby C, over a year agoRead review
      "Signs say not to leave anything on the porch as there are thieves around."
      Marliroo, over a year agoRead review
      "If you like to party, get a room at the back near communal area, if you want to sleep to sound of ocean..."
      Claire C, over a year agoRead review
      "Go to a different hostel"
      Choozelife, over a year agoRead review
      "Pick one in the middle of the veranda, away from the kitchen and TV room."
      dutchj, over a year agoRead review
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