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Hilltop Backpackers Stewart Island

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The sundeck is an amazing spot to watch the sun rise. Friendly staff, cosy common room and well equiped kitchen. It's quite far to walk from the ferry (and it really is on top of a steep hill), but if you ask for it the...More

Thank Skogsdis
Response from SandraHoelz, Manager at Hilltop Backpackers Stewart IslandResponded 18 October 2017

Hi, thanks a lot for your great review. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us :). Safe travels

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the hilltop backpackers for two nights and really enjoyed it. Everybody was super friendly and helpful with good knowledge about Stewart island. You can get a free pick-up if you want to and even a drop off. It has a great atmosphere...More

Thank clarastaupendahl
Response from SandraHoelz, Manager at Hilltop Backpackers Stewart IslandResponded 22 July 2017

Hi Clara, thanks a lot for your great review. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us :). Enjoy your travels. cheers Sandra

Reviewed 25 June 2017

Exceptionally warm and friendly atmosphere helped by it's smallness and cuddly cat, Mr Socks. Perfect for relaxing after a day's exploration of the wonderful walks around the town and further afield. The hostel is perfectly situated to watch some beautiful sun rises and the hostel...More

Thank lsok2015
Response from SandraHoelz, Manager at Hilltop Backpackers Stewart IslandResponded 27 June 2017

Hi, thanks a lot for your awesome review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Enjoy your travels and you´re always welcome to come back one day :). Thanks

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

A nice little hostel on stewart island. I stayed two nights, one before and one after the north west circuit. Pretty good place to relaxand takea time off. True that the street up to the hostel is very steep, but I could easily walk it...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

A truly unique place - fantastic welcome, amazing staff, cosy and friendly livingroom. I immediately felt like « at home ». I enjoyed the true "backpacker" community with the wwoofers. They came to pick me up at the ferry and shared a wealth of information...More

Thank MargotSalade
Response from SandraHoelz, Manager at Hilltop Backpackers Stewart IslandResponded 29 December 2016

Thank you so much for your review Margot. Was nice to having you here and you are always welcome back :). Enjoy your travels

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