The Rutherford is situated in the picturesque fishing village of Havelock, a gateway to the magical Marlborough Sounds. With daily cruise, kayak, mountain biking and many other wonderful activities available your stay at the Rutherford will be one to remember. Havelock has plenty of walking tracks nearby which cater to all levels of fitness.
While you are here you might like to try the "GreenShell Mussels", accompanied by a glass of Marlborough's world famous Sauvignon Blanc - this is the perfect wine and food combination.
Being only 45 minutes from Picton along the scenic Queen Charlotte Drive and 50 minutes away from Nelson, Rutherford Havelock is a perfect place to spend a day or two.
Rutherford also houses the Havelock Info-centre which is the agency for all your activity bookings both local and nationwide. The team at the Havelock Info-centre can arrange all you activity and transport bookings, including Interislander and Bluebridge sailings.
Our services include no extra charges, sometimes we can even get it cheaper for you!
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast not included
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Free Parking
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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The backpackers is located approx 100 metres from the bus stop - on the Main road of Havelock.