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11 Awaroa Bay, Abel Tasman National Park 7143, New Zealand
6 reviews
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  • Poor51%
  • Terrible16%
31 Mar 2016
“Worst place to stay ever”
18 Jan 2016
“Abba Lodge”
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

We arrived here after a full day walking, unsure whether we had made it to the right place and arrived at this gorgeous lodge only to be told we had to sleep in the staff quarters down the road. It was quite frankly heart breaking...More

Thank jayneym2016
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We stayed here as part of the Abel Tasman Kayaks 3 day tiki tour (budget option). We were put into the 'Dorm', which was OK but there were other people on the same tour who got what looked like private rooms for the same price...More

Thank Eszter C
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We stayed one night in the two older 4-bunk rooms attached to the main block while walking the Abel Tasman track. It suited us well, with the pizzeria open for dinner, and carrying our own breakfasts. The kitchen and the lounge were rough, as noted...More

2  Thank PenLea
Reviewed 27 March 2014 via mobile

This hostel was so dissapointing. It belongs to awaroa lodge which is completely the opposite. well you cannot compare them because one is a budget backpackers and the other one a hotel. But because they have the lodge there they dont care at all about...More

3  Thank ChristineSKr
Reviewed 16 January 2013

Spent our last night of an otherwise perfect road trip around the south island at the Awaroa Backpacker's Lodge. It was the most expensive backpacker's (NZ$125 for a double room) we stayed in on this month long trip and surprisingly, the dirtiest as well. The...More

4  Thank Churrup
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New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Abel Tasman National Park
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