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Dolphin Lodge Backpackers is a genuine homely style hostel offering Private and Dorm Room accommodation at a quiet central location in Kaikōura. Dolphin Lodge is the closest backpackers to bus stops, iSite and two minutes walk from the Kaikōura town.
Come and join us at our small snug hostel that has many home comforts and is only two mins walk from the centre of Kaikoura, beach and park with playground.
The lodge is situated to take advantage of the magnificent views of the Kaikōura coastline and the Seaward Kaikōura Mountain range, we have incredible sunrise and sunsets, and in most cases, you don’t even have to leave your room for the view.
Dolphin Lodge is set in a private garden and has a large outdoor decking for balmy summer afternoon relaxing and enjoying the magnificent views. There are deck chairs for relaxing in the garden, or you could soak in the free hot spa or enjoy the warmth of the log fire in the cooler months.