Stewart Island Backpackers

Conveniently situated in the heart of Halfmoon Bay, we offer friendly, comfortable and clean accommodation at competitive prices 365 days a year. We also have a huge camping area! 

Brilliant if you're going on one of the walks around the Island including one of New Zealand's Great Walks; the Rakiura Track.

Your Hosts Aaron and Carol Joy along with daughter Michaela WELCOME you to  this unique and beautiful part of the world. 

From the 1 October 2016 the opportunity to run the backpackers became available, a decision we quickly accepted. "the worlds your oyster"

Whether you are here to walk, fish, hunt, see the wildlife or just relax, we're open 365 days a year, any help you need; just ask!

We offer:

  • Fresh sheets on every bed along with a pillow, duvet and blanket
  • No bunk beds and a maximum of 4 people per dorm room
  • Well-stocked kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Great sunny, flat tent sites (although we can't always guarantee the sun!)
  • Recycling
  • Booking service for Stewart Island activities including Ulva Island
  • Pool Table

FREE services include:

  • WIFI voucher on check-in
  • DVDs to watch
  • awesome Bookcrossing Shelf
  • jigsaws to do
  • heaps of board games to borrow
  • Guitar to use
  • Local Phone calls (Inc Invercargill)
  • BBQ use
  • luggage storage
  • Hairdryer/Iron/Alarm Clock to borrow
  • Bedrolls to borrow when camping
  • portacot to borrow

-46.8996493, 168.1268632

18 Ayr Street
New Zealand

+64 3 2191 114

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