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Newport, Kentucky
Reviewed 24 June 2015

One of the best places I've stayed! The owners make this place just fabulous! You can't fake genuine hospitality! The rooms were clean, beds were super comfy, plenty of blankets! We were a group of 10 and we each felt like a cherished guest in someone's home. I will definitely stay here again next time I am in Picton!

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Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

Gary and Nikki's being super nice to me. I stayed for only a night. If I didn't have plans to go on I would really love to stay for more days. The whole backpacker feels like home. Clean,organized!! Free bikes, spa and computer(20 mins every time) Excellent Lounges and sun room to relax. You will never regret!!

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Te Anau, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

One of the best hostels in the country for sure. As other reviewers have said facilities are excellent and well presented and the owners are very welcoming and obviously care greatly for the place. Very nice couple. Cozy and comfortable lounge and dining areas including great spacious outdoor area and hot tub, table tennis and snooker. Lots of reading material...

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Pink Mountain
Reviewed 29 May 2015

I visited New Zealand in November 2011. I stayed in hostels for the month that I was there and visited both the North and South islands. Of all the places I stayed, this was the best. Each morning I ate the wonderful homemade cheese scones, (free), There was free pick-up at the ferry terminal, and delivery. The view was wonderful....

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Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights and its the best hostel I've stayed in over the past few months. The owners are very friendly and clearly work hard to maintain the place. Comfy beds, great chill out areas made for a relaxing stay. The only place to stay in Picton!

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Thank Stephen B
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Only stayed one night (sadly). But it was amazing, a properly made up bed with once with (2) pillows!! Nice little touches with blankets, free soaps and a little radiator. There's also free unlimited wifi, not something I've found elsewhere before, free breakfast including freshly baked cheese scones. Plus a soak in the hot tub adds the final flourish, thanks...

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Thank MeganPaige
Aberdeen
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Stayed here for one night in a twin room before boarding the ferry back to the North Island. This seems like a purpose built backpackers which is more modern than most. Gutted we missed the freshly made scones that day. The rooms were a good size and clean, the bathrooms were similar although had to get up early so I...

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Thank Sarah R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Tombstone Backpackers is a relaxing place with good clean facilities. I would recommend this as a place as a stop over in Picton. Short walk into town and marina. It is very quiet at night as you are over the road from a graveyard so no noise coming from there.

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Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

Clean, friendly, quirky and comfortable! Staff super helpful and nice! Rooms and communal areas were perfectly clean! There's a hot tub.. No more needs to be said so nice after a long day trekking! And as for fresh breakfast cheese scones.. Amazing! Great stay here! Thanks guys!

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Thank Ciara N
Reviewed 4 April 2015

I was pleasantly surprised with Tombstone Backpackers. The price is right and the twin room we booked was very clean and comfortable. We enjoyed the friendly and helpful staff . They made bookings for tours, and helpful suggestions for restaurants. It is just a short walk to the centre of Picton and the ferry for those without a vehicle. Although...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Tombstone Backpackers

Address: 16 Gravesend Place, Picton 7220, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Marlborough Region > Picton
Price Range: ₹ 2,593 - ₹ 3,695 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Not sure about the other rooms at the hotel”
, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The apartment was excellent. The twin rooms next to it would have good views, but did not see inside.”
608bernardu, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Private room with bathroom was really good value”
helenmW4948WB, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“upper level rooms have magnificent view to the harbour”
santot490, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem really good.”
, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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