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*After receiving no response to this email and our request, please read the following as a warning to other backpackers, especially tent campers, of our very negative experience staying here. We found many friendlier and more affordable places to stay in Motueka, I could recommend...More
1 Thank rajhpall
Response from Janet G, Owner at Happy Apple BackpackersResponded 13 April 2017
You had been camping in our private area for four days. No one knew who owned the tent. Effectively you were trespassing.
Unhappily, we haven't yet received an apology from you for encroaching on our privacy nor have we received the emails that you claim...More
We checked in after hours and there was an envelope with instructions taped to the front door. Huge yard for all sorts of activities. Even a BBQ that we made use of. Large kitchen with good organization system for everyone's dry food. Plenty of places...More
The happy apple was recommended to us by the Sea Kayak Company as we were going on an expedition with them. My son and I stayed in a twin room and it was a great place to stay and we were glad of the recommendation....More
We stayed in the double room. The facilities were nice, my husband only did not feel comfortable that the showers were in the same room as the toilets, and that they were unisex. The kitchen was well-supplied, and common areas were very cozy. My only...More
We had a nice stay while exploring Abel Tasman National Park. But it's a bit far away from the town centre if you don't have a car. The room (twin) was spacious and close to many showers and toilets but not noisy at all. The...More
Thank Catalina M
Response from Janet G, Owner at Happy Apple BackpackersResponded 6 March 2017
Glad you enjoyed your stay, Catalina and thank you for your comments. Re sharp knives: Bill is a butcher, in the 40+ years we have been married I have never had the luxury of a sharp knife and its always been a mystery to me...More
US$ 38 - US$ 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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