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Chez La Mer Backpackers

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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“free wifi”(13 reviews)
“free bikes”(4 reviews)
“single bed”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

Really charming hostel, lovely backyard with a hammock and gas BBQ. Stayed here for a night in a double with shared facilities but could have easily stayed longer. Great place for exploring the Banks Peninsula. The kitchen is well equipped, free coffee and tea, free...More

Thank LLJHa
Reviewed 31 December 2014

There were lots of negative things with this hostel, sadly. For example dirty kitchen, flees in the beds, no locks and so on. But the crew were nice, and they had free wifi! The book shelf were you could put in a book and take...More

Thank ClarssonMorris
Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for a clean and relatively inexpressive place to stay, Chez la Mer is a perfect spot for it. Probably, it is wiser to reserve in advance, however, we popped at the door and were lucky enough to find a room for...More

Thank Paulina_Bali
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

Almost all hotels were free booked or too expensive for us, so we found this hostel. When we arrived we immediately felt at home. Owners Sarah and Roy showed us their hostel and we loved it. Two kitchens and great neighbors made or stay very...More

Thank Voortmen
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

It is a historical building which is delightful. The staff has been more then nice and helpful! Nice place to enjoy of little akaroa, and it's in the center. The kitchen and common areas could be a little small but there is another kitchen and...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$ 48 - US$ 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 48 - US$ 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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cynamon p
26 January 2016|
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Response from Kerry T | Reviewed this property |
$28 per night for a dorm with shared facilities or $25 for BBH rate
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"get room further away from kitchen and communal area, even i close my door i can still smell the smoke from..."
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"Try for the upstairs Queen-Twin ~ with ensuite ~~~~ other bathrooms get VERY busy ;)"
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"Ensuite dorms are better in summer (max of 5 people using your shower)"
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"Both the ensuites are very good value."
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