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Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

One of the nicest hostels I've stayed in on my trip. The staff were very friendly and there was always a great vibe. There's always something to do and I can't say I ever got bored staying here. The walls are filled with really cool art and there's also a great lounge that has a TV filled with free movies....

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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Welcoming, fun and homely atmosphere with all the amenities one can require of a hostel/backpackers. Loved chillin' in the hammock in the evening chatting with other travelers and the staff/owners. Two thumbs up :)

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Vleuten, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Bazil´s Hostel is an awesome place to stay. The staff are extraordinary friendly. The place is clean. There´s is free wifi. And for who´s in for it there is a low budget way learning surfing. If you´re staying 5 days or longer you got a surf lesson for free. An offer you cann´t resist. Free transportation to the beaches. And...

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Thank Hans L
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Of Westport Township.... Bazils Hostel is the ultimate backpacker and family accommadation. Situated in the centre of town it is close to the nearby aquatic centre, supermarkets ...across the road from playground sportsfield and skatepark and 5 minutes drive away from the surf and the local fish and chippers!! You almost dont have to leave town!! Warm in winter with...

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Thank Mark n
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Friendly and helpful staff, comfortable beds, sociable atmosphere. Stayed here on a whim, only in Westport for 1 night but I would definitely stay here again. Local church bell made stay a little creepy but other than that allll goood stuffff.

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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Best hostel in NZ. Super accomodating. Lots of character. Great management. Good vibes. They are really helpful with lots of information. Also offer free surf lessons if you stay for 5 days. If you are in Westport this is a must visit.

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Thank Devon S
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Great place to stay in westport Friendly staff and management Clean dorms and tidy environment Big kitchen with all sort of utensils Walkable distance to town shopping I strongly recommend this hostel.

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Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Super accommodating. Room and hostel were clean. Bed was comfortable. Kitchen was nice and plenty of cooking supplies. Bathroom showers were freezing and had to walk through the kitchen. To get to the showers which was a bit awkward. Good spot to stay, would definitely go again.

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Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

The homiest little hostel ever! With an old fashion style kitchen, a lounge area with open fires and comfy couches and rooms that are clean and warm. The guys that take care of this place are absolutely hilarious and has put their souls into making it a home away from home. Absolutely recommend.

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Attleborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We stopped here one night in July 2015, so during the winter season and it was raining. So we didn't get to use all the outdoor facilities and the surf school, but the kitchen looked pretty awesome. The bathroom looked clean as well. The room was fairly spacious, but basic. Fine for one nights stay, but not for an extended...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 & 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 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bazil's Hostel & Surf School

Address: 54 / 56 Russell St, Westport, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
Price Range: ₹ 2,763 - ₹ 3,469 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bazil's Hostel & Surf School 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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