Breathe the scent of the South Pacific Ocean and view the majestic mountain ranges, with the ever changing living picture windows from our beach front location, or relax and soak up the atmosphere in our courtyard/ pergola area. Explore the Kaikoura Peninsula, bird sanctuary and fur seal colonies.
Prepare yourself for the delights of a unique marine experience with sperm whales or swim with the dusky dolphins! Seal snorkelling, scuba diving, fishing, kayaking, horse trekking. View the Southern Hemisphere Night Sky with Hussein.
We are a booking agent for most activities in the area.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast not included
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Fax Service
- Free Parking
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Reading Light
- Safety Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Wheelchair Accessible
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.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
If arriving after 8pm please email hostel or phone us to arrange after hours access.
To cancel any bookings a NZ$5.00 cancellation fee applies per transaction. For cancellations made before 6pm the day before arrival - full refund. For cancellations made after 6pm the day before arrival - no refund for the first night.
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Bus/Shuttle: Kiwi Experience,Stray Bus, Atomic Shuttles drop off at or near the hostel. Intercity ex Chch KKY code drop off 9.35am and 6.30pm-ex Nelson, Picton, Blenheim KKY Code drop off 3.52pm, catch a taxi /shuttle for $15 for 1 person, $8 per person after that.
Train: Coastal Pacific. Station 2.2kms. Taxi from station $15. fpr 1 person and $8 per person after that.
Halfway bewtween Town and the Seal Colony and Kaikoura's upgraded and award winning Peninsula Walk way - opposite the mountains and a few steps from the ocean.
Encounter Kaikoura Dolphin Swim, Scuba Dive Kaikoura, within 1 km walking distance from the hostel.
3 restaurants nearby, and 2 options of Seafood stands along the waterfront - to taste the delights of our oceans.