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Raglan Backpackers and Waterfront Lodge

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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“free kayaks”(10 reviews)
“hot tub”(31 reviews)
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Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I stopped at Raglan hostel for 5 nights in September 2016. The hostel has tonnes to do when the surf is bad... free kayaks, hot tub, guitars, board games, baking box. There were a fair few longtermers while I was there which I think added...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Only stayed for a night but was made to feel very welcome and shown around the place on arrival. They have a variety of rooms depending on budget all of them clean and modern from what I could see. Nice courtyard/chillout area which was closed...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Really loved this place! Been to quite a few hostels and this has to be my favourite. Really nice building with a beautiful little courtyard with hammocks and a swinging chair. We weren't in the main building we were in the other one and it...More

Thank TBall2
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

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Beachfront
Free Parking
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
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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
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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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