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Kip & Kaboodle Backpacker Hostel

  • Excellent79%
  • Very good19%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“great host”(3 reviews)
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“bonfire”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 26 July 2014

I had such an amazing time at Kip & Kaboodle. Greg was amazing- so helpful and friendly and the accommodations were so relaxing. I felt like I was staying at my Grandparent's cottage. I was there for 5 nights and wished I could have stuck...More

2  Thank TroggleD
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We planned on staying 2 nights, but ended up leaving after almost a week. This place is just too good to be true. Greg, the owner, is amazing - he has the best tips where to go and what to do, sometimes he also can...More

1  Thank Molmo90
Reviewed 16 May 2014

I have returned to Kip and Kaboodle time and time again. It's the maritime hospitality that keeps me wanting more. The hosts at Kip and Kaboodle are wonderful and ever pleased to help guide your seaside adventures. There was too much to do for us...More

2  Thank Awiderman
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Greg has been a really superb host, not only a host but a fatherly figure to us two girls travelling. We booked a tour with Greg and he brought us around Nova Scotia. He was very sincere in his interactions with us, understanding, patient and...More

4  Thank Jo C
Reviewed 28 October 2013

I didn't expect much because no one is talking about southern Nova Scotia, but Mahone Bay, surroundings and especially Gregs - Kip & Kaboodle Hostel are the best thing to visit on the East Coast. Plenty of things to see and to do in the...More

2  Thank easterner_de
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$7 - US$11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$7 - US$11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"this is a Hostel for any age!"
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"Be sure to book a tour!"
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"Dorm is just fine!"
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"I like the dorm - but if you're a couple they have a private room."
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