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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

An amazing hostel with great rooms, nice kitchen and very helpfull, sweet and nice owners! The hostel is in a great location! Really would recommend this place to other backpackers! They even moved us from a dormroom to a private room for free <3 Go book here!!

Thank Yeoman66
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

I'd been recommended this hostel by several people and now I can see why! Great location, has a lovely home feel without even trying. Slightly small but well equipped kitchen. The entire place is super clean and the staff are great. I stayed in a comfy three bed share with ensuite which felt more like a hotel room! Free: speedy...

Thank dufferz
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We had a double ensuite room which had the feeling of a hotel room. The communal areas are really cosy and entertaining! Staff was very friendly! The hostel was full but there was no noise and no over crowded spaces. Everything was very clean!

Thank Elisebize
Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Small but delicious breakfast--distant views of the sea, comfortable rooms & beds with balconies, nice common spaces, free wifi in the common areas, friendly shuttle to the ferry, resident cats & dog all made for a wonderful overnight before catching our ferry.

Thank wide-world-traveler
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night, after getting the ferry from Wellington to picton. We were picked up from the ferry terminal and taken to the hotel. The same guy checked us in and showed us around. He was really friendly and showed us around the place! We had a double ensuite room which was clean and well decorated. It...

1Thank kanabara
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 December 2015

We had a great stay at Tombstone - staff friendly and very helpful. Good rooms and facilities and a really nice ambience. Great to be able to take the bikes and tour around Picton and Waikawa for an afternoon. Yummy scones for breakfast. We'll no doubt be back for another stay.

Thank JHarman50
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

This is the nicest backpackers my partner and I have stayed in. Gary was very friendly (only saw Nikki in passing), gave us a tour of the place and he was in charge of brekkie while we were there and he did a great job - delicious scones! Our room was lovely, comfy bed, good size, electric blanket and right...

Thank Beckem T
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Hi Travelling with 3 mates in the south Island. Tombstone is the best accommodation we had. Garry is super friendly, the place is awesomely shapped as a graveyard / tomb. There is a spa pool!! The beds are super comfy!! I will come back each time we are commuting between the islands!!

Thank Guillaume L
Mudgee, Australia
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Not somewhere I would stay again it's mainly for people who aren't wanting to spend much money but for the room we got I must admit it was comfy and good sized with a well appointed bathroom and had free wifi and wasn't far from town so it suits the position of town well I can't say much for the...

Thank Carmen J
Tombstone_BP, Owner at Tombstone Backpackers, responded to this review

We hope that you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast, wifi, spa and bicycles. We feel that we provide a great value stay for the budget traveler.

Honolulu, HI
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Gary and Niki are super nice. The scones they serve for breakfast are awesome! Very clean. (Needs more hooks to hang clothes.) Good location and easy to find. They will give you a ride to the dock if you have a tour to go to. Book the tour through them as they know everyone. They got us on the mail...

Thank WindwardHonolulu

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: ₹ 2,096 - ₹ 4,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Private room with bathroom was really good value”
 of 5 bubbles helenmW4948WB, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“upper level rooms have magnificent view to the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles santot490, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem really good.”
 of 5 bubbles , 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper level, new section”
 of 5 bubbles acarb83, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“3-bed room had private shower.”
 of 5 bubbles NewYorkernNewZealand, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
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