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Overview of The Villa

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Living area
Living area
Blackout curtains, free WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, free WiFi, bed sheets

The Villa

2 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Business services
  • Laundry
  • Hot tub

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPicton War Memorial3 min walk
    Popular LocationPicton Harbour5 min walk
    Popular LocationPicton Ferry Terminal6 min walk
    AirportPicton (PCN)8 min drive

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Standard Double Room

3.8/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Shared Dormitory

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Shared Dormitory

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Ensuite

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Ensuite

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Shared Dormitory

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Shared Dormitory

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Shared Dormitory

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

About this area

Picton

Located in Picton, The Villa is in the city centre and near the airport. Picton Museum and Edwin Fox Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Picton Ferry Terminal and Picton Harbour. EcoWorld Aquarium and Waitohi Recreational Reserve are also worth visiting. Kayaking and boat tours offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours and hiking/biking trails nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Picton Museum - 3 min walk
  • Picton Foreshore - 3 min walk
  • Picton War Memorial - 3 min walk
  • Picton Harbour - 5 min walk
  • Picton Ferry Terminal - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Picton (PCN) - 8 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fergies Fish n Chips & Kebabs - 3 min walk
  • Bakehouse Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Cafe Cortado - 3 min walk
  • Seabreeze Cafe & Bar - 3 min walk
  • The Thirsty Pig - 3 min walk

About this property

The Villa

Delightful beach hostel with a spa tub
Guests of this beach hostel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a spa tub or barbecue grills. All 10 rooms offer free WiFi, fridges and rainfall showerheads.
The Villa offers 10 forms of accommodation with blackout curtains. This Picton hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include a spa tub and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Free bike hire
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Full-sized fridge
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Microwave (on request)
  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from noon - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

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 may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Backpackers Villa
Villa Backpackers
Villa Backpackers Lodge
Villa Backpackers Lodge Picton
Villa Backpackers Picton
The Villa Picton
The Villa Backpackers Lodge
The Villa Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
The Villa Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Picton

Frequently asked questions

3.9
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 26 out of 66 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 22 out of 66 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 8 out of 66 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 66 reviews
2 - Poor 12%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 66 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

3.8/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice and cosy villa. Clean and close to the restaurants and train station.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Great location to catch an early ferry sailing. Cheap and convenient
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Close to the ferry The window has no stay, so it banged in the night and the room was very hot.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020