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Laughing Kiwi Backpackers Hostel

310 High Street, Motueka, New Zealand

Enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere, of this popular YHA / BBH hostel in Motueka. With its clean comfortable accommodation options, free wifi and hot spa pool, a great place to stay. Just a short drive to the golden beaches of the Abel Tasman National Park and a 2 minute walk to supermarket, shops & cafes etc Read more

93% Overall Rating 12 out of 12 customers would recommend this property based on 12 reviews

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 97%

Facilities 95%

Location 93%

Safety 93%

Staff 90%

Value 92%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 0.77USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Motueka?

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Enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere, of this popular YHA / BBH hostel in Motueka. With its clean comfortable accommodation options, free wifi and hot spa pool, a great place to stay. Just a short drive to the golden beaches of the Abel Tasman National Park and a 2 minute walk to supermarket, shops & cafes etc Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Laughing Kiwi Backpackers

Clean comfortable backpacker accommodation is provided in both the purpose built Backpacker Lodge and Homely Villa.
With separate houses and a maximum of only 40 guests on site, even in peak season, there is plenty of space for everybody.
Especially when it comes to cooking a meal and relaxing after the days activities:)

Each house has its own homely lounge with gas fire, TV and large comfortable sofas.
Our spacious well equipped kitchens, make it easy to cook & prepare meals, especially when locally sourced ingredients can be purchased from the local shops or supermarket just 2 minutes up the road.

After the days activities, relax in our outdoor heated spa pool.
Watch as the sun goes down, or enjoy the starlit sky !

In the warm sunny months, enjoy the outdoor seating areas, BBQ and large sunny deck.
In winter, snuggle up with a book, in front of a cosy gas fire.

A large carpark is provided for off street parking at the rear of the property.

We can also help you book walking & kayaking trips into the the Abel Tasman.
Most companies provide a free pick up service from outside our reception.

Free bag storage.

Accommodation Information

Accommodation options range from 6 bed dorms & 4 bed share rooms to private single, double & twin rooms.
All bedrooms have heaters and all beds have hotel quality sheets & warm comfortable duvets.

Location Information

The Laughing Kiwi is ideally located in the heart of Motueka, close to supermarket, cafes, banks & shops etc.
Motueka is a small town, located just a short drive from the stunning beaches of the Abel Tasman National Park.
It has some of the best best weather in New Zealand.
In summer the average temp is 25C and in winter 15C, making it ideal for hiking & kayaking all year round.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.