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    Lazy Shag

    37 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    Room & Suite (6)
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    • Excellent17%
    • Very good40%
    • Average29%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible7%
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    “bed dorm” (5 reviews)
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    Reviewed 19 September 2017

    Stayed for Kaikoura Hop. Room was okay with ensuite. Sheets old and pillows need replacing. Building a bit tired and could do with an overall cleanup. Kitchen facilities very basic. Staff friendly and welcoming.

    Thank kimz120
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Friendly owner operators and staff. The place was always kept nice and cozy with oil fired heating, nice big fireplace in kitchen area. Clean tidy rooms, not a lot of extras in the rooms but hey the price is good. Convenient for walking into town...More

    Thank Frances195522
    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    Immediately felt welcome and at home at the Lazy Shag. Comfortable modern room and ensuites in each dorm (yet still the standard price of a non ensuite elsewhere), decent sized kitchen with all utensils and amenities you could want, decent amount of free wifi per...More

    Thank Deborah O
    Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

    The staff were really welcoming and friendly. We stayed in a private room with en-suite. It was compact but clean. The views were fantastic from our room and also the kitchen / outside eating area. There was a really nice relaxed vibe to the hostel....More

    Thank Jomatify
    Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here for 3 nights and although staff were really friendly and helpful I didn't think it was up to the standard of YHA. Only 1 plug socket in the room, when there is 6 of sharing that can cause a problem. Also only 1...More

    Thank Faye_T89
    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Lazy Shag Hotel Kaikoura
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    Traveller (22)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (14)
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    "Ensuite rooms are good"
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    "Any room really, i think upstairs has good sea views"
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    "Double room at back has stunning views and quietest"
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    "Sleep out the front, the back is too noisey."
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