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    Old Bones Backpackers

    Beach Road, Oamaru, New Zealand
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    • Excellent77%
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    • Average2%
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    “hot tubs” (5 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 67 reviews

    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    I purchased a voucher for a hot tub experience $80 for two people for ONE hour, this was a real treat for my best friends birthday. We made a booking but unfortunately due to weather conditions the staff at Old Bones suggested we re-schedule. Unfortunately...More

    Thank Stratties
    Response from Gloria B, Owner at Old Bones BackpackersResponded 11 August 2017

    Hello I am sorry to read the review in regard to the hot tub voucher. When a hot tub is reserved and cancelled owing to poor weather conditions the voucher is automatically extended in agreement with the voucher holders. As no information is providing regarding...More

    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    The facility was excellent for quiet beach location (you'll need a car because it's not downtown) and cleanliness. The rooms even came with bathrobes. A good value for the money if you want to be able to cook your own meals, and nicer than many...More

    Thank USExPatInNZ
    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    We found this accommodation under "Old Bones Lodge", and after staying there would say it is more of a backpackers than a lodge. Would be great for a group of people as large kitchen and tables. Everything is shared, so you need not to mind...More

    Thank 69022amanda
    Response from Gloria B, Owner at Old Bones BackpackersResponded 11 August 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. We do not have control over the advertising from some of our partners although we are altering the information provided. Unfortunately our masseuse resigned recently owing to maritial commitments. The hot tubs are filled with 950 litres of...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2017

    The room was small, but it is a backpackers after all. Good communal cooking facilities, and comfortable communal area. Great grounds and minutes from a deserted, magnificent beach. Friendly, efficient service.

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    Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

    Maybe we expected too much because of the great reviews, but we were pretty disappointed by our stay. The welcome was nice but rather forced and did not seem that genuine, it seemed the hostess is not really enjoying her job. The rooms are all...More

    Thank Andrea v
    Response from Gloria B, Owner at Old Bones BackpackersResponded 11 August 2017

    Thank you very much for your review. We're sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us, and would have welcomed the opportunity to improve your stay had you let us know how you felt while you were with us. The hot tubs and sauna...More

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    • US$68 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Oamaru
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    "If the facility isn't full, ask to have a room that isn't next to other guests."
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