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Bazil's Hostel & Surf School

Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (7)
54 / 56 Russell St, Westport New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
3 Star accommodation
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Welcome to Bazils on West Coast of the South Island. West Coast NZ - Top 10 Regions in the world to visit for 2014 as rated by Lonely Planet Stay awhile and find out why. We offer a variety of facilities & ...More accommodation to suit everyone. Standard dorm rooms, fully self-contained rooms, twins, doubles & family rooms, powered sites, tent sites. Shared facilities; bathrooms, 2 TV rooms, 2 lounges with lots of Movies, Herb garden, Hammocks, Free sports equipment, bikes, Surfboards for hire, FREE Wifi, Laundry, large outdoor covered BBQ area which is also suitable to store motorbikes and bicycles and lots of quiet garden areas to sit and relax with a nice book. Come take a look - you'll love it. Come try our NEW BUSH BATH, complete with bubbles for winter. :-) STAY, PLAY & SURF WITH US: Stay with us for 5 nights & Receive a FREE SURF LESSON with Board silly at Bazils Hostel Surfing NZ Accredited Surf School, board & wetsuit included. Discounted board & wet suit hire any day you want to practice, Free transport to the beaches. We also have some great Mountain bikes and can arrange drop off & pick up to some great Mountain bike tracks. FREE WiFi Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 41 - US$ 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
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Traveller (35)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Loved this place so much the whole hostel is designed with travellers in mind and what we like to do best! Chill out. This place has a great energy and I love the art work that is on the walls everywhere you look. Friendly staff...More

Thank georgespendlove
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Cool, clean hostel with great WIFI. Stayed in a lovely double room that included a table and chairs and a Sink. Kitchen is clean with free herbs and hammocks are cool. Close to the main street stafg are laid back and friendly.

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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Whole hostel has a cool social almost hippy vibe. Very cool communal areas. Rooms are a decent size. Top bunks don't have ladders which is challenging haha. Bathrooms aren't perfect, but not poor by any stretch. Hostel is kinda pricey, but it is cool

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I stumbled on Bazil's on my first trip into Westport; great vibe and chilled out people. Everyone was so nice, the kitchens and bathrooms were spotless. The movie lounge is wicked... there were always people in there watching movies. The kitchens are also well-equipped. Hammocks...More

1  Thank pip_sarah
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

As a couple of handsome yet utterly useless surfers from scotland, this place made us feel right at home! Lovely lassies and a brilliant hostel with paintings every where! The owners are the best and helped us out on our journey by giving us great...More

1  Thank CiaranT30
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Joran D
2 January 2018|
Response from Stephen L | Property representative |
Hi, you need a work visa to work anywhere in New Zealand so unfortunately we won't have a place for you. We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels :)
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"modern units are a bit small but all other rooms are highly recommendable"
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