Bad Jelly Backpackers

11 Churchill St, Kaikoura, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, 7300, New Zealand | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Kaikoura

Kaikoura - Fellrobben und schwimmen mit Delphinen

A travel blog entry by tokitz


Nach der Regenfront wollten wir uns noch ein paar Tage Sonne gönnen, bevor Cora wieder nach Hause fliegt. So immer der Sonne folgend ging es nach Kaikoura, die Stadt der Wale, Seals, Albatrosse und Delphine. Die ganze Stadt lebt von der Vielzahl von Tieren, die vor der Halbinsel leben. Noch nie konnten wir Seelöwen und ihre Babies von so …

Last "official" day on holiday

A travel blog entry by dutchkiwis


Gisteren zijn we de stranden van ChCh afgegaan, eerst naar New Brighton beach, toen Tailors Mistake en daarna naar Sumner. Wel leuk om al die stranden weer te zien, op New Brighton heb ik destijds voor het eerste keer in mijn leven gesurfd.

Bij New Brighton hebben we lekker zitten lunchen bij "Salt at the sea" en in Sumner lekker koffie …

Last days in the South Island NZ

A travel blog entry by kyliejoe


I'm hoping the flight to Australia will be better than the flight from Auckland to Christchurch! I was not well for the last four days in the North Island, I went to the doctor due to major headaches, sore eyes, stiff neck, fever and night sweats. The doctor reckoned it was the flu, I disagree! I think it was too much sun, dehydration and heat …

New Zealand: South Island

A travel blog entry by bjornrosier


The 3-hour ferry crossing from Wellington to the South Island (Picton) was a nice experience, because finally the weather was beautiful again and the sun was shining under a clear blue sky. Especially the last hour when the ferry arrives in the fjords. Every few minutes you enjoy new fantastic views. The surrounding mountains are not as high as in …


A travel blog entry by pa7bp


We left Wellington early and caught the ferry to Kaikoura famous for its Whale watching. Unfortunately it rained and was overcast. Managed to see 2 whales which was good. We stayed in our first proper hostel here called Bad Jelly Hostel, met loads of interesting people and even managed to enjoy a hot Spa. (Pics to follow)


    TravelPod Member ReviewsBad Jelly Backpackers Kaikoura

    Reviewed by tokitz

    Nice comfy beds, a bit noisy at nights

    Reviewed Jan 4, 2014
    by (2 reviews) Hamburg , Germany Flag of Germany

    Nice Backpacker, has everything you need incl. free washing machine. Directly at SH1 so can be a bit noisy at nights.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by kyliejoe

    awesome little gem!

    Reviewed Feb 28, 2013
    by (16 reviews) Barrow-in-Furness , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    love love love this place, with double bed, only 6rooms, all lovely and homely, home made hot bread provided, hot tub, and sofa swing in the garden and free tea and coffee ....and $60 per night, what more would you want!!!!!!!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Bad Jelly Backpackers Kaikoura

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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