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    Tombstone Backpackers

    16 Gravesend Place, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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    • Excellent87%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible0%
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    “scones” (97 reviews)
    “pool table” (31 reviews)
    “hot tub” (52 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 298 reviews

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    Nice, friendly hostel. Offers free transport to the Interisland ferry terminal. Up the hill from " metro" Picton. Across the street from a small cemetery. I was the only person in my shared accommodation with ensuite during the offseason. They have a cat. NZ Scones...More

    Thank Sherapop1
    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    Stayed at tombstone a few months ago in a dorm room for a few nights and enjoyed my stay. Nice people and close to the ferry and shops would stay again if in the area the kitchen is great for cooking in.

    Thank Alex H
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    This backpackers is very close to the ferry but it is a nice quiet place to stay. The room was excellent and so were the bathrooms, both the bathrooms and room were very clean. It was an added bonus that the owner makes complementary scones...More

    Thank Bronwyn C
    Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here twice during my visit to NZ. My first night there we pitched our tent in the back - if you are on a budget, I highly recommend doing the same. The second time I stayed I had a private room and bathroom...More

    Thank Cassandra C
    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    We hadn't stayed in hostels before, but having said that we did stay in 8 on this tour. We were in the apartment here. It had a real wow factor when we were shown into it. Very modern and well decorated. Windows to 3 sides,...More

    Thank Bernard U
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$ 20 - US$ 61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    "the rooms are varied from dorms [ some ensuite ] up to a one bedroom apartment with kitchen and view over the..."
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    "The apartment was excellent. The twin rooms next to it would have good views, but did not see inside."
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