Tombstone Motel, Lodge & Backpackers is located in Picton. 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. Waitohi Recreational Reserve and EcoWorld Aquarium are also worth visiting.
Hostel with free breakfast, near Picton Ferry Terminal
A fitness centre, a spa tub and spa services are available at this hostel. Free self-service breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free area shuttle. Other amenities include a fridge in a common area, free use of bicycles and laundry facilities. All 14 rooms offer in-room free WiFi and TVs with cable channels.
Tombstone Motel, Lodge & Backpackers offers 14 forms of shared accommodation. Cable televisions are provided. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include a spa tub, a fitness centre and complimentary bicycles.
Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)
Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and public transport
Free self-parking on site
Wheelchair-accessible parking available
On-site parking includes off-street options
Free local area shuttle
Free return train station shuttle from 7:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Train station shuttle at scheduled times
Free bus station shuttle
Free ferry terminal shuttle
Food and drink
Free self-service breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM
Things to do
Free bike hire
Free area shuttle
Free newspapers in reception
Front desk (limited hours)
Outdoor entertainment area
If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Staffed front desk, key retrieval
Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
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 of NZD 2.9
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 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a security system and a first aid kit
We should mention
This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and train station; guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is not required for transport to and from this property
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
Tombstone Backpackers Hostel Picton
Tombstone Backpackers Hostel
Tombstone Backpackers Picton
Tombstone Motel Lodge Backpackers
Tombstone Motel, Lodge & Backpackers Picton
Frequently asked questions
Yes, Tombstone Motel, Lodge & Backpackers offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Tombstone Motel, Lodge & Backpackers cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
As of 20 Jun 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Tombstone Motel, Lodge & Backpackers on 21 Jun 2021 start from NZ$55, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
Self-parking is free at this property.
Check-in begins at 2:00 PM.
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Situated in Picton, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Waitohi Recreational Reserve and Picton Ferry Terminal. Nelson Square and Picton Museum are also within 10 minutes.
Owners were very friendly and welcoming, showed us to our room and gave us ideas of things to do while we were staying there. The room and shared areas were clean. It was a perfect position for the ferry and last but by no means least it was fantastic value for money. The scones were to die for :)
My wife and i enjoyed the comfort of our abode the host was friendly Gary makes the best cheese scones i would recommend the tombstone back packers lodge to my friends and family excellent service friendly n comfy.