Voted New Zealand's Best Medium Sized Hostel 2017

Come and see for yourself why we were voted number 1 by BBH members!


Our hostel is divided into two adjoining accommodation areas. The main backpackers is built in a circle around a beautiful internal courtyard garden. All rooms open onto the courtyard where you can relax in a hammock or enjoy the hot tub.

The second area is the Holiday House, this two storied house is adjacent to the hostel and has 3 bedrooms to choose from: The private Sun room, or the 4-share Zen room (no bunks), or the 6-share dorm with its amazing sea view and spacious layout.

All accommodation beds in our hostel come fully made up with fresh linen, free of charge.

Both sides to the hostel have a their own kitchen, bathrooms, living room, sunbathing decks, gardens and of course BBQs!

Also available for all guests to use are the hot tub, infrared sauna, kayaks, golf clubs, fishing poles, tennis gear and skateboards. The hostel has laundry facilities, kitchens, internet access, and seperate TV/DVD room with DVD collection.

We also have a full range of surf boards and wetsuits for learners and advanced surfers a like. Every day of the year we offer surf lessons and daily transport to the surf beach to get everyone surfing! In the winter time check with our staff for fun hostel events and theme nights like pizza and quiz nights.

raglan backpackers winter 2017 specials
Free stuff at the bbh hostel
  • Hot spa pool

  • Hot infared sauna

  • Internet

  • Kayaks

  • Books, games, etc.

  • Fishing rods

  • Skimboards

  • Golf clubs