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    The Fat Cod Backpackers

    9 Auckland Street, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 73
          US$ 36
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          Overview
          • Excellent33%
          • Very good29%
          • Average29%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible0%
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          “cod” (9 reviews)
          “hot water” (6 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
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          1 - 5 of 55 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          I spent only one night here, so I do not consider myself an expert. The hostel is fine; sleeping here was not at all bad. However, it lacks the charm that some of New Zealand's hostels possess. Additionally, I didn't find the benefits of some...More

          Thank atshore14
          Reviewed 9 May 2017

          It's a cozy nice looking place to stay after taking the ferry. Picton is so small that the hostel cannot be on a good location, just 5 min from everything. The staff is friendly, the place clean and the TV room comfy. The kitchen looks...More

          Thank Philippe L
          Reviewed 16 April 2017

          Awesome place to stay! Everything was clean and easy to use. Kitchen well stocked with crockery, cutlery etc and lounge had loads of chairs and sofa's in which to lie back on and snooze. It's centrally located-right by the ferry point, easy to find and...More

          Thank piotrekj81
          Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

          I've been hostel hopping for a good few months now throughout New Zealand and the quality varies quite a bit. This one, though in a small town with not too much sizeable competition, does well. The rooms are big- verging on massive for this genre....More

          Thank KylaLouise
          Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

          This hostel is good but needs some money spent on it to bring it in line with the standard across New Zealand. The showers have hooks inside the cubicles which are mostly broken and the rooms don't have lockers but the beds are comfortable!! If...More

          Thank Josh R
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          • US$ 33 - US$ 71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 11
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          • Picton
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          "The train tracks run behind the hostel, the pool table and t.v. are upstairs so ask for a room downstairs..."
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          "All rooms are warm in winter, but I like the top ones better"
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