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Raglan Backpackers and Waterfront Lodge

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“free kayaks”(10 reviews)
“hot tub”(31 reviews)
“laid back”(10 reviews)
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Free Parking
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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...
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6 Wi Neera Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
41.5 km to Hamilton Airport
21 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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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 Glyn D
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 Mariella G
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 Nikoleta A
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
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I'm a female solo traveller having surfed a handful of times in the past few years. Raglan is a great little town for beginner/experienced surfers, yoga lovers and those wanting some coastal walks and kayaking. Raglan backpackers is the best hostel I've stayed in to...More

Thank Hollie C
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Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$20 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Any room it doesn't matter - you'll be so chilled!"
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"Waterside location"
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"All rooms are sweet. 4 and 6 room dorms gives a great deal of room in the center"
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"The rooms in the far end are great. They have some queen and king sized beds."
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