Laughing Kiwi Backpackers
Located in the heart of Motueka, close to supermarket, restaurants & shops etc.
Just a short drive to the Abel Tasman National Park. 3 separate houses, each with homely lounge, well equipped kitchen & unmetered showers. FREE WiFi & SPA pool.
The Laughing Kiwi Backpackers hostel in Motueka has FREE WiFi & an outdoor heated Spa pool.
Plenty of space to relax, with 3 separate houses, accommodating up to only 40 guests in total.
Each house has its own homely lounge, well equipped kitchen & unmetered showers.
Accommodation options range from 6 bed dorms & 4 bed share rooms to private single, double & twin rooms.
All bedrooms have heaters and all beds have hotel quality sheets & warm comfortable duvets.
Plenty of space outside with outdoor seating areas, BBQ and large sunny deck.
Close to supermarket, cafes, banks & shops etc.
Off street parking.
Help & advise with bookings for the Abel Tasman National Park.
Most companies pick up from here with no extra cost.
Free bag storage..
A great base to stay, while exploring the Abel Tasman & Golden Bay areas.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Outdoor Terrace
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
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.
Reception is normally open from 8 am to 8 pm ( 7.30am in the summer ).
Guests need to let us know if they intend to arrive later than 8 pm.
Sorry, but this property is not suitable for young children.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
Directions by car - Follow the signs to Motueka.
The Laughing Kiwi is located at 310 High Street on the left hand side of the road coming from Nelson. ( Just past the Avalon Manor Motel ).
Parking & accommodation are located at the rear of 310 High Street.
Directions by bus - Some buses will stop outside our door.
The main bus stop is by the Tourist Information office in Wallace Street, which is about 700 m away ( about a 5 to 7 minute walk ).
The Laughing Kiwi is ideally located in the heart of Motueka, close to supermarket, restaurants, banks & shops etc.
Motueka is a small town, located just a short drive from the stunning beaches of the Abel Tasman National Park.
It has some of the best best weather in New Zealand, with long sunny days.
In summer the average temp is 25C and in winter 15C, making it ideal for hiking & kayaking all year round.