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3.8 / 5Good
84 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Business Services

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kaikoura Museum
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kaikoura Visitor Centre
    10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kaikoura District Museum
    11 min walk
  • Airport
    Kaikoura (KBZ)
    7 min drive

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  • Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (10 Beds)

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  • Budget Ensuite Double

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    • Mountain view
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  • Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom

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  • Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (4 Beds)

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  • Basic Double, Shared Bathroom

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  • xxEnsuite Family Room

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  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

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About this area

Kaikoura

Dusky Lodge & Backpackers is located in Kaikoura. Fyffe House and Ohau Point Lookout are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Peninsula Walkway and Ohau Waterfall Walk and Seal Pups. Our guests appreciate the hostel's location for the sightseeing.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kaikoura Museum - 9 min walk
  • Kaikoura Visitor Centre - 10 min walk
  • Kaikoura District Museum - 11 min walk
  • Kaikoura Beach - 16 min walk
  • Fyffe House - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 136 min drive

About this property

Dusky Lodge & Backpackers

Hostel in Kaikoura with spa tub and seasonal outdoor pool
This hostel features a spa tub, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a seasonal outdoor pool, a computer station and tour/ticket assistance are on-site. All 40 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, safes and showers.
Dusky Lodge & Backpackers offers 40 forms of accommodation with a safe. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Things to do

Seasonal outdoor pool
Hot tub

Family friendly

Seasonal outdoor pool

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

Chinese
English
French
German

Business services

Computer station

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Terrace

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Designated smoking areas
Shared microwave
Shared fridge
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bathroom

Shower

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Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - 7 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM. <br />

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Property is also known as

  • Dusky Lodge Backpackers Kaikoura
  • Dusky Lodge Backpackers
  • Dusky Backpackers Kaikoura
  • Dusky Backpackers
3.8
5 - Excellent
20
4 - Good
38
3 - Okay
17
2 - Mediocre
8
1 - Poor
1
3.8
Cleanliness
4.1
Service and Staff
3.9
Amenities
3.6
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Cheap and easy. Didn't have any problem. Can't be too fussy at a backpackers Lodge.

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness

did the job, the bed was comfortable and everything was clean. What else can you hope for.

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The room was spacious and clean, the shared kitchen well equipped, and the pool and the hot tub just fantastic. I would definitely stay again.

Stayed 2 nights in Dec. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Was a nice place to be will recommend to friends and family. Great desk service thanks for the early cheek in.

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

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