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The Laughing Kiwi Backpackers in Motueka, provides both hostel & separate motel style accommodation with FREE unlimited WiFi. Just a short drive to the Abel Tasman National Park and a few minutes walk to supermarket, shops, cafes & banks. With its range of clean comfortable accommodation options, a great place to stay, to explore the Abel Tasman, Nelson and Golden Bay areas. Our Motueka hostel welcomes both YHA & BBH cardholders. Click on ‘BOOK NOW ‘ for instant bookings or to check availability.
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Is provided in two separate houses. The Lodge & Villa, both have their own homely lounge, well equipped kitchen & choice of dorms, share, private double or twin rooms.

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Include free use of kayaks (conditions apply) Free Bike usage and camping equipment hire also an outdoor heated spa pool (Oct-May) BBQ, Free unlimited WIFI, large sunny deck and outdoor seating areas.

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A separate 3 bedroom Bach, available as a private rental. With open plan lounge/ dining area and fully equipped kitchen with gas hob and electric oven.

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Abel Tasman

Explore the stunning coastline by kayak, choose one of the many walk options, or just sit back and enjoy a scenic cruise { more }