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Raglan Backpackers and Waterfront Lodge

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Raglan Backpackers hostel New Zealand is located on the water's edge of Raglan's beautiful harbour, looking out across the water to Mt Karioi. Purpose-built accommodation for your comfort and security, we take pride in our clean facilities, friendly atmosphere, surfing knowledge and helpful staff. All rooms open onto a private central courtyard garden, where you can relax in a hammock or enjoy the hot tub. The living room and dining area open onto the grass lawn which is absolute waterfront.AS a guest you have free use of our mountain bikes, kayaks, sauna and spa pool. We have also have a full range of surf boards for hire, with transport to the surf beach (5 min drive).
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

One night’s stay - would recommend a longer visit, so relaxing and cosy. Our room was clean and bright, well equipped and great views in both directions. Kitchen well maintained and people obviously take care of everything. One shower and two toilets perfectly adequate in...More

Thank Justine D
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is realy nice at the hostel! There is no wifi avalaible but that a good thing because you are gonna make a lot of contact with other people in that way! Kitchen is good, little small but that also makes it cosy! One...More

Thank GlynD75
Reviewed 4 April 2018

That was one of the best backpackers I stayed during my 7,5 months working holiday in New Zealand. I met wonderful people there and got the chance to learn how to surf. The whirlpool is not even that disgusting than in most hostels :D

Thank MariellaG300
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The hostel is clean and tidy. Staff is welcomed and friendly like all other travellers. We stayed in a room for three people and met a nice guy too. There is no wifi as they want you to interact with others. There is an access...More

Thank nikoletaa89
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Really nice, chilled place right in the heart of Raglan. The hostel is small but really nice, clean and comfortable. The kitchen area had everything you would need - again clean. The beds are comfortable and you have space to store your bags in the...More

Thank Chris R
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18 September 2016|
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Please contact Raglan Backpackers directly, I am just a reviewer.
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"Any room it doesn't matter - you'll be so chilled!"
29 Jun 2017
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"Waterside location"
28 Jun 2017
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"All rooms are sweet. 4 and 6 room dorms gives a great deal of room in the center"
4 Apr 2017
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"The rooms in the far end are great. They have some queen and king sized beds."
4 Mar 2017
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