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Kakapo Lodge YHA

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“the kitchen”(16 reviews)
“dorm room”(2 reviews)
“movie room”(2 reviews)
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! I stayed in a dorm, but they have beautiful private rooms, too. A wonderful family runs the Lodge where you can enjoy a warm common room, large kitchen, comfy movie room, lots of generosity and helpfulness, and just a very pleasant stay right next...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

About two years ago we stayed here and enjoyed it so much that we wanted to return. We had the same room however the lodge appeared to be different - much cleaner and brighter however the same Kiwi orientated pictures were on the wall. The...More

Thank UniquePerth
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff. Clean and comfortable rooms. Great facilities for hanging out, cooking, laundry. Well worth the price! I stopped twice after multi-day tramping. It's the perfect place to charge your batteries and prepare for the next adventure.

Thank Skogsdis
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

So very clean and uncluttered. Warm fire to greet you. Beautiful gardens. Organized kitchen. Nice furnishings. Friendly owner and staff. Walk to everything. The best backpackers I have been in. Would go back for sure.

Thank Melissa S
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The rooms and kitchen are very clean and spacious. The lounge is cozy and has a fire place too. It is a family run hostel and the family and staff are very friendly and helpful! I really enjoyed my stay at Kakapo and I would...More

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$45 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (18)
Dining (4)
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Hotel & Grounds (19)
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"Parking is somewhat of a challenge but never had any problems."
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"There are private rooms with their own microwave and Washing machine. But they get booked real quick."
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"En suite are available for more $. South side view is excellent."
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"Room 10 with ensuite has a great view"
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