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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed one night in the lazy shag. Was reared by a very friendly front of house staff. She is awesome! There is a 2.5% credit card fee if paying that way but it’s not too much! We stayed in double room with o suite. Room...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a twin room, which comes with ensuite. Chose this hostel as the other hostels were the same price but without ensuite. The owner/manager was super friendly and very helpful. The hostel was very clean and comfortable. The outdoor eating area a is perfect place...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely clean room, stayed for one night in a 4 bed room for 3 people. This worked out cheaper than other backpackers in kaikoura. The room was very clean and tidy and the staff friendly. Has an old paying system so cash is likely your...More

Thank Elaine V
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff and perfectly clean and warm rooms and with great amenities. Very impressed by what we got and what we payed!! There is a 5% fee if you pay by credit card so might save you some $$ to get cash out in...More

Thank tamara683
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights - room was clean with toilet and shower. Shower pressure not great but everything else was great especially for the price. Met some great people and had an amazing time in Kaikoura so all good. Would stay here again and...More

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New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
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Lazy Shag Hotel Kaikoura
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"Don't go there!"
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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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