We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Raglan Backpackers and Waterfront Lodge

    6 Wi Neera Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in RaglanSee available hotels in Raglan
    Traveller (50)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “free kayaks” (10 reviews)
    “hot tub” (32 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Paid Wifi
    Breakfast included
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a ReviewReviews (127)
    There are newer reviews for Raglan Backpackers and Waterfront Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    21 - 25 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

    I've been staying here for a week and it is the best hostel I've stayed in NZ. Very nice staff, proper surfing vibes and the owner is a hero. Stating to pick up my surfing game now. Come to raglan and stay here it's the...More

    Thank Alex H
    Reviewed 10 September 2016

    Central location, very close to the sea and estuary. Staff and 'long termers' are all very friendly. They also have a hot tub and sauna and hammocks. There is no wifi so it makes guests social - the local library is a short 2 minute...More

    Thank Helie1992
    Reviewed 5 September 2016

    Raglan Backpackers has everything you need to get the most out of your visit while in Raglan. Amazing location, incredible views and only meters from cafes and shops. Fantastic facilities, sauna, spa pool, comfy beds, great prices, and really clean. You can hire surfboards, paddle...More

    Thank HopewellLodge
    Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

    Such a cool little place! Rentals for surfboards, wetsuits, paddle boards, kayaks, and a surd car to borrow to drive down to Ngaranui beach. There's a hot tub and a sauna on site that are just perfect! Good kitchen area, 2 ovens, and a pizza...More

    Thank Jenny M
    Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

    I arrived in Raglan and was pretty soon disappointed over how empty the town was during winter and the weather wasn't great. But then I was lucky enough to stumble upon this hostel. Having been disappointed earlier about how anti-social a lot of people were...More

    Thank escaperel
    Argent Motor Lodge
    738 reviews
    #1 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    36.6 km
    Atrium on Ulster
    328 reviews
    #2 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    35.2 km
    Astra Motor Lodge
    396 reviews
    #3 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    35.9 km
    Albert Court Motor Lodge
    212 reviews
    #4 of 63 hotels in Hamilton
    37.5 km
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Raglan
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (50)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (43)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Shack
    430 reviews
    .12 km away
    Orca Restaurant & Bar
    317 reviews
    .16 km away
    Raglan Fish
    212 reviews
    1.24 km away
    The Wharf Kitchen and Bar
    122 reviews
    1.17 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Raglan Wharf
    74 reviews
    .65 km away
    Raglan i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
    28 reviews
    .11 km away
    Raglan & District Museum
    28 reviews
    .14 km away
    Raglan Rock
    121 reviews
    1.37 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Romek H
    18 September 2016|
    Response from HopewellLodge | Reviewed this property |
    Please contact Raglan Backpackers directly, I am just a reviewer.
    Room Tips
    "Any room it doesn't matter - you'll be so chilled!"
    Read review
    "Waterside location"
    Read review
    "All rooms are sweet. 4 and 6 room dorms gives a great deal of room in the center"
    Read review
    "The rooms in the far end are great. They have some queen and king sized beds."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing