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Bazil's Hostel & Surf School

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Overview
54 / 56 Russell St, Westport New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
Housekeeping
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews kiwi experience paddle boarding free wifi the kitchen new zealand tv lounge bed dorm laid back cheers guys private room a great stay communal areas awesome place down to earth south island tauranga bay stayed here for one night
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The people here are all friendly and helpful and the whole atmosphere around Bazil‘s is very family. They’ve got a huge range of activities like paddle boarding and surfing. The rooms are clean and big. I will definitely come back to Bazil‘s because I really...More

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Response from Rays2775, Manager at Bazil's Hostel & Surf SchoolResponded 1 week ago

Thanks! Come back anytime :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night. The facilities, i.e. dorm, communal area and kitchen were good for hostels. The kitchen is spacious and has all the basics you need to cook up a meal while on the road. One downside was the limited number of plug...More

Thank Sophie M
Response from Rays2775, Owner at Bazil's Hostel & Surf SchoolResponded 1 week ago

Hi, sorry to hear you had a bad experience, but our Staff are all super friendly so I'm not sure what you're on about. Our plastic bag free policy and helping save the planet is a big passion of ours. Sorry you don't feel the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great stay we had there. Tom, manager, was so helpful. I hired a board and wetsuit and was given all the info I needed to get a wave. Our room "the Palace" was very cosy and we had a grey night's sleep. The...More

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Response from Rays2775, Manager at Bazil's Hostel & Surf SchoolResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks! Our doors are always open :)

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Friendly, welcoming staff. Nice clean rooms available. There is a common area with a selection of dvds and a lovely fire too. Great WiFi which has been rare in hostels around the country. $10 pizzas available.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Stayed here as part of my trip with Kiwi experience, they pre arrange accomodation so you don't have to. Bazils was my favourite hostel out of the whole south island! Its in westport which is famous for being a popular surf spot. When you check...More

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About
Description
Welcome to Bazils on West Coast of the South Island. West Coast NZ - Top 10 Regions in the world to visit for 2014 as rated by Lonely Planet Stay awhile and find out why. We offer a variety of facilities & More accommodation to suit everyone. Standard dorm rooms, fully self-contained rooms, twins, doubles & family rooms, powered sites, tent sites. Shared facilities; bathrooms, 2 TV rooms, 2 lounges with lots of Movies, Herb garden, Hammocks, Free sports equipment, bikes, Surfboards for hire, FREE Wifi, Laundry, large outdoor covered BBQ area which is also suitable to store motorbikes and bicycles and lots of quiet garden areas to sit and relax with a nice book. Come take a look - you'll love it. Come try our NEW BUSH BATH, complete with bubbles for winter. :-) STAY, PLAY & SURF WITH US: Stay with us for 5 nights & Receive a FREE SURF LESSON with Board silly at Bazils Hostel Surfing NZ Accredited Surf School, board & wetsuit included. Discounted board & wet suit hire any day you want to practice, Free transport to the beaches. We also have some great Mountain bikes and can arrange drop off & pick up to some great Mountain bike tracks. FREE WiFi Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$42 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$42 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
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Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Joran D
2 January 2018|
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Response from Stephen L | Property representative |
Hi, you need a work visa to work anywhere in New Zealand so unfortunately we won't have a place for you. We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels :)
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"if you want to be in a quiet dorm then pick a small dorm, some of the bigger dorms are better suited to the..."
x_HannahWright
30 Jul 2018
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"All dorms are the same"
2016JuliaM
14 Jul 2017
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"There are rooms of many different types (eg dorm rooms, which are still cozy; nice family units...) which..."
franziskamuncz
29 May 2017
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"modern units are a bit small but all other rooms are highly recommendable"
franzim3
12 Apr 2017
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