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    The Villa Backpackers Lodge

    34 Auckland Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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    29 Oct 30 Oct
    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good32%
    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    “hot tub” (21 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Fitness centre
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    29 Oct30 Oct
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 184 reviews

    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    Very cosy, super friendly staff, free breakfast during Winter, apple crumble at night, hot tub to warm up, a lounge with a fire place, close to everything in Picton. They can book cheaper activities for you. Bad stuff: rooms have no lockers, showers should have...More

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    Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

    It literally feels and smells like your grandparents house but for the right reasons. Homely cooking smells and lavender. Wifi is a bit temperamental but it is free so let's not complain about that. Has a large outdoor area if the weather is nice and...More

    Thank Matt C
    Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

    It was easy to find covered in fairy lights! A short 6 min walk from the ferry. The staff were friendly and helpful, ready to assist in anything from things to do around Picton or help arranging the next bus. The hostel itself is quirky,...More

    Thank BeyondLost
    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    Was ideal for my one night in Picton as super central, warm with hot showers. There were lots of facilities I didn't have a chance to use properly, but I feel being with friends or staying longer the spa and out door space would be...More

    Thank Seonaid M
    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    Yeah well the place needs a heap of work... the beds were from a bygone era including linen... actually there wasn't any linen just crusty old motheaten blankets.. everything just looked like it had been cleaned but had no 'love' for decades.. a coat of...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • US$18 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Marlborough Region >
    • Picton
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    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (35)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "not enough space in dorms. try get a dorm with less occupants so no towels drip on your pillow and space to..."
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    "Room 13 is very noisy."
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    "Definitely not great for disabled travellers."
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    "Ask for a room with a radiator or some sort of heating system if staying there in winter"
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