backpackers

Karioi Lodge

Sleeps 1-75

Free Transport | Kitchen | Wi-Fi | Bush Views | Sauna | Surf Lessons | Glow Worm
Karioi Lodge offers un-crowded rooms, equipped kitchens, powered campervan sites, lazy hammocks, blissful sun decks, mountain bike hire, unique glow worms, pool table and ping pong, BBQs, computer access and Wi-Fi, 42” plasma satellite TV and lots more!It is the perfect spot from which to enjoy Raglan activities with direct access to tramping, fishing, beaches, surf points and surf lessons. Explore surrounding Whale Bay, or the mountain on our one hour loop track through the bush. Get inspired at our spectacular lookout – Inspiration Point and then warm up in the sauna. More...

Raglan Backpackers

Sleeps 1-14+

Spa Pool | Internet | Sauna | Kayak | Stand Up Paddle board | Hammock 
Raglan Backpackers hostel New Zealand is located on the water’s edge of Raglan’s beautiful harbour, looking out across the water to Mt Karioi.

Our hostel is divided into two adjoining areas. The main backpackers is built in a circle around a beautiful internal courtyard garden. All rooms open on to the courtyard ensuring lots of light and air flow for your comfort. These bedrooms are a mixture of shared and private rooms, some with sea view.
The second area is the Holiday House, which is joined to the courtyard by a short corridor. The house has its own kitchen, bathrooms, living room, sun-bathing decks, gardens and of course a BBQ! This side only has three bedrooms which are slightly more spacious than the courtyard ones. All beds in our hostel come fully made up with fresh linen and electric blankets, free of charge.
All rooms open onto a private central courtyard garden, where you can relax in a hammock or enjoy the hot tub.
We are a 1 minute walk from the bus stop and Raglan’s town center with its superb cafes and artisan shops. More...

Solscape Eco Retreat and Backpackers

Sleeps 68+

BBQ | Bicycle Storage |Linen Supplied | Transport Available | Yoga | Massage

Solscape has a variety of self-contained options offer a comfortable stay with private facilities for couples, families or small groups.
For those happy to share facilities take your pick from recycled railway cabooses and earth domes or experience glamping in the Tipi Forest set in native bush.
The Te Ao Whanga Eco Camp provides a limited number of tent and van sites with solar heated showers and an indoor-outdoor kitchen.
Solscape are associated with YHA and BBH and are located close to the surf beaches More...

Solscape Earth Dome

Sleeps 2

BBQ | Bicycle Storage |Linen Supplied | Transport Available | Yoga | Massage

A Uniquely Grounding Experience
Using the freely available material of earth, each earth dome has been constructed as a separate workshop learning experience. Many hands young and old have helped in the process of building these fascinating creations. Beautifully flowing round structures, each one has its own personality, and time spent in one of our domes is a unique and distinctly grounding experience.
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Lazy Stayz Backpackers

Sleeps 12

BBQ | Bicycle Storage | Kitchen | Close to town | Free wifi | Communal Lounge

Lazy Stayz Backpackers is situated on a quiet street only three minutes walk away from bars, restaurants, cafes, shops and supermarkets. They provide free unlimited wifi for all guests along with a flat screen TV, DVD player and a stereo with iPod connectivity. The modern, spacious, fully equipped kitchen features two fridges and plenty of storage so you can easily whip up a feast for that post surf feed. After a long day surfing at the beach our comfy beds and homely environment is a great place for you to recover. More...