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White Elephant Accommodation Hostel

55, Whakarewa Street, Motueka, Abel Tasman National Park, New Zealand

Base yourself in this friendly Motueka backpackers while you visit New Zealand’s Abel Tasman National Park & the Tasman and Nelson regions. Come and enjoy this elegant homestead or our new accommodation units with private bathroom and verandas, nestled in this Motueka backpackers’ mature garden setting. Read more

87% Overall Rating 6 out of 6 customers would recommend this property based on 6 reviews

Atmosphere 87%

Cleanliness 80%

Facilities 80%

Location 90%

Safety 83%

Staff 93%

Value 90%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Abel Tasman National Park?

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Base yourself in this friendly Motueka backpackers while you visit New Zealand’s Abel Tasman National Park & the Tasman and Nelson regions. Come and enjoy this elegant homestead or our new accommodation units with private bathroom and verandas, nestled in this Motueka backpackers’ mature garden setting. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 7 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 7

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic 4 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe 3 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

About White Elephant Accommodation

FREE: Wireless time, pick ups, bookings, gear hire, storage, and off street-parking. Ask for off-season specials. Bright, sunny, charming Victorian home with polished wooden floors and wooden furniture in large, relaxing garden. 5-min walk to city centre, supermarkets, banks, restaurants. Spacious dorms and share, modern units with bathroom and own verandah, phone, internet, Freeview satellite TV, laundry, log fire, heated rooms, and BBQ.

Accommodation Information

Backpackers accommodation with 36 beds in different room and shared rooms, standard rooms with shared bathroom and private units with bathroom.
All our private unit rooms are very quiet situated in our spacious mature garden in the back.
They have a little veranda, bistro table set, kettle and cups. Heating blankets are provided during winter.

Location Information

We are located 400m away from the Main Street = High Street, very close to the city centre.
Motueka has got two big supermarkets (New World = 400m and Countdown = 1km), a Warehouse, Outdoor Shops and other Retail Shops.

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.