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    Stewart Island Backpackers

    18 Ayr Street, Stewart Island 9818, New Zealand
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    Room & Suite (2)
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    207 reviews
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    176 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Stewart Island
     
    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good25%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “the kitchen” (15 reviews)
    “new owners” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    South Sea Hotel
    207 reviews
    #3 of 3 hotels in Stewart Island
     
    Tower Lodge Motel
    320 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Invercargill TOP 10 Holiday Park
    241 reviews
    #3 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Bay Motel
    176 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Stewart Island
     
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    1 - 5 of 94 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stewart Island Backpackers has been under new Management or has new owners since last year now and These guys try everything to make your stay memorable. The rooms and bathroom facilities are small and the bathrooms are a bit older, but there is everything you...More

    Thank Tatz15
    Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

    We had a 3 bed room close to the bathrooms. The kitchen is huge and there is a lounge with chairs, couches for all shapes and sizes, TV, videos, books, games, wifi. Staff very helpful not only for info about Stewart Island but the south...More

    Thank Romola H
    Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

    The owners were super friendly. Winter in specific the hostel and whole island are quite. Therefore, the owners are really willing to help you. They took my friend out watching kiwi birds and helped us too. When we wanted to do a multiple hike they...More

    Thank KoenvanGaalen
    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    My mom and I stayed here while we were on Stewart Island for 2 nights. Although pur next door neighbors were a bit noisy it did not have a damper on our stay! The staff were very kind and helpfull with any questions we had,...More

    Thank Jenna C
    Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

    I've stayed in backpackers hostels in New Plymouth, Wellington, Napier, near Tongariro, Invercargill and now Stewart Island. I've stayed in other accommodations in Auckland, Christchurch and Dunedin. So I have plenty of experience to judge by. I stayed in a private room, double bed. Fee:...More

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    South Sea Hotel
    207 reviews
    #3 of 3 hotels in Stewart Island
     
    Tower Lodge Motel
    320 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Invercargill TOP 10 Holiday Park
    241 reviews
    #3 of 33 hotels in Invercargill
     
    Bay Motel
    176 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Stewart Island
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$52 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Southland Region >
    • Stewart Island
    • Also Known As
    • Stewart Island Backpackers Hotel Stewart Island
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    Traveller (28)
    Room & Suite (2)
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    South Sea Hotel
    207 reviews
    .23 km away
     
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    62.13 km away
     
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    57.69 km away
     
    Bay Motel
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    .14 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    KaiKart Takeaways
    247 reviews
    .12 km away
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    231 reviews
    .47 km away
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    271 reviews
    .22 km away
    Kiwi-French Creperie
    130 reviews
    .54 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Stewart Island Ferry - Stewart Island Experience
    331 reviews
    .41 km away
    Bunkhouse Theatre
    86 reviews
    .20 km away
    Rakiura Museum
    57 reviews
    .11 km away
    Rakiura National Visitor Centre DOC Office
    24 reviews
    .19 km away
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