Budget ‘Shared’ accommodation in a hostel or lodge, with an emphasis on the active travelling experience, facilitating cultural and social interaction for like-minded guests. Facilities like bathrooms, lounges and laundries and usually shared. Properties range from small converted houses to large hotel-like establishments.

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TripAdvisor rating: 3.5

Based on 69 reviews

Blue Pub - Methven


located in Cnr Barkers Rd & Kilworth St, Methven - Smack bang in the middle of Mt Hutt village you'll find The Blue Pub Methven, and you can't miss it, because it's, A truly gorgeous building with sweeping verandahs and inside you'll find a warm welcome, cold beer, delicious food and relaxing, comfortable accommodation perfect after a day of... Readmore »

$40 - $100 (NZD)

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TripAdvisor rating: 4.0

Based on 43 reviews

Brown Pub Methven


located in Cnr Main Street & Forest Drive, Methven - The catch phrase "Your True Country Pub" is very apt as this is indeed a classic country pub. Warm in atmosphere and welcome, you will feel right at home from the minute you walk in the door. Main Bar, Fireside Bar and Family Restaurant, Accommodation, Bottlestore, Gaming machines and TAB... Readmore »

$40 - $120 (NZD)

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TripAdvisor rating: 4.0

Based on 32 reviews

Rakaia River Holiday Park and Motels


located in Main South Road, 85 Rakaia Terrace,, Rakaia, Rakaia - A family friendly, sheltered and spacious park next to one of the best Salmon fishing rivers in New Zealand. Only 40 minutes drive South of Christchurch on State Highway 1.

A full range of accommodation is available, from Motel units to backpacker cabins. T.V./recreation room, BBQ area, dining room, kitchen, large... Readmore »

$37 - $130 (NZD)

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TripAdvisor rating: 4.5

Based on 39 reviews

Mt Hutt Bunkhouse & Lodge

Outdoor dining space


located in 8 Lampard Street, Methven - This backpacker lodge is set up for outdoor enthusiasts. Join like-minded visitors for summer activities or winter snow sports. Relaxed atmosphere. Free tea and coffee. Chat about your day, play chess or cards, form a group to plan an outing together or set up a barbeque. Fascinating multi-national mix. Guaranteed...

from $30 (NZD)