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Tasman Bay Backpackers

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pudding”(37 reviews)
“every evening”(17 reviews)
“free breakfast”(22 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

This is an excellent hostel, which I cannot recommend highly enough. We traveled as a couple and stayed in a private double room. We found the whole place to be spotlessly clean and the kitchen to be very well equipped - the only hostel I've...More

Thank Amandapandap
Response from TasmanBayBP, Owner at Tasman Bay BackpackersResponded 6 June 2016

Thank you so much for your detailed feedback. You are right - we do take care to replace things when they get damaged and to have things like sharp knives and a good selection of kitchen utensils. And i really liked that you found us...More

Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

The Tasman Bay Backpack is close to the city center (3min walk). 1 night in an 3-4 p. dorm $30. The stuff is really nice, friendly and helpful. You need something the will help you to make it work. Also there is free wifi and...More

Thank Eva Z
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Had a really nice stay here. The hostels in a very quiet spot, near to a park, big kitchen and hang out space. Nice outdoor area. I also left my boots there and the hosts quickly got them back to me by post, awesome. I...More

Thank Stanley R
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I booked a Twin Ensuite room on their website and when I arrived I was told that they have never had twin ensuite rooms. I hope that they remove this room option from their website so others don't have the problem I did. I was...More

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Response from TasmanBayBP, Manager at Tasman Bay BackpackersResponded 24 January 2016

Dear Cassandra, Thank you for the opportunity to clear up this misunderstanding. First of all let us assure you that we do have indeed a Twin Ensuite room. It is pictured in the Tripadvisor photo gallery, and you are welcome to visit us again so...More

Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Really lovely hostel, stayed two nights, one either side of the Able Tasman National Park track. They have storage room for you to leave gear there which was great. Super friendly staff and great facilities; kitchen was well equipped and free chocolate pudding each night...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$ 38 - US$ 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 38 - US$ 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from TasmanBayBP | Property representative |
Hi there, the Double room has shared facilities. The bathrooms/showers are in the hallway away from the rooms. This time of the year the full price applies. Reduced rates apply only in the Winter season. We hope this info... More
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"The room which has the furthest location from the common room"
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"Better stay in the first floor"
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"I only saw the triple room, which was great to me. I'd say upstairs, rooms 14-18 would be a little less..."
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"Don't book a twin ensuite room as there is no such thing"
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