Penny's Backpackers

6 Stafford Street, Dunedin, South Island, 9016, New Zealand | Hostel
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Chilling Out and Keeping Warm at Penny's

A travel blog entry by cerikang


After leaving the farm and Edendale (see previous posts) on the Nakedbus (everyone was fully clothed), it took about 3 hours to get back to Dunedin. We headed down Princes Street from the bus depot and our hostel, Penny's Backpackers, was about a five minute walk. We checked in before going to the New Indian Summer Restaurant for tea.It was really …

Dunedin road trip - minus the dumpster diving

A travel blog entry by larkyontour


With four days off away from Pub on Wharf it was time for yet another road trip out of Queenstown. Will was to be my travel companion once again and very much looking forward to seeing what Dunedin had to offer. Two friends went there couch surfing a couple of weeks before. Their hosts had cooked them a roast dinner - when they offered to give them …

Angespannte Nerven

A travel blog entry by scubanewzealand


In der ersten Nacht im Auto habe ich mehr geschlafen als vermutet. Gegen 5:30 Uhr musste ich nur eine kurze Pinkelpause einlegen. Es war bitterkalt. Da ich nun schon kurz wach war, zog ich mir meine gleich meine Fleecejacke über und verkroch mich wieder im Schlafsack. Bis 8:00 Uhr schlief ich nochmal ein. Im Auto neben mir war noch alles ruhig. …

How very British!

A travel blog entry by em80

Dunedin is supposed to be a bit like Scotland so we were interested to see if that was true. As we got nearer to the city on the bus the surrounding scenery definitely started to look more like England, including the roads and signs.
Once we got there we could see the similarity to a British city straight away. The buildings look quite old and …

Wir reiten auf dem Daumen gen Sueden

A travel blog entry by annabahss


Wo waren wir eigentlich stehen geblieben? Soweit ich mich entsinnen kann irgendwo zwischen
Auckland und Taupo, einigen Bergen, vielen Deutschen und dem Wetter.
Seither hat sich recht viel getan.Von Taupo aus gelang es und gleich am ersten Tag
per tramping nach Wellington zu gelangen. Ein junger mann aus Tonga gab uns in seinem

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This hostel, located on 6 Stafford Street, Dunedin, is near Taieri Gorge Railway, Cadbury World, Otago Settlers Museum, and Otago Museum.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsPenny's Backpackers Dunedin

    Reviewed by larkyontour

    Dumpster diving in Dunedin

    Reviewed Oct 4, 2012
    by (5 reviews) Old Buckenham, Norwich , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Cool people, free interhet, comfy lounge. This place does exactly what it says on the tin. Weel worth the two nights

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Penny's Backpackers Dunedin

    3.00 of 5 stars Good