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Accommodation in New Zealand



New Zealand has a wide variety of hostels and different accommodation available for gap year travellers. The accommodation ranges from those in the middle of nowhere, with basic facilities, to some really upmarket hostels in city centres with bars, job centres and even pools!

The cost of hostels in New Zealand ranges from the equivalent of about £10 GBP per night in a dorm, up to around £30 GBP per night in a private room. This may seem like a bargain, which it is, but remember that the costs do add up over longer stays.

Visit our Plan Your Gap Year section and find out some general advice on booking accommodation when you are abroad including tips on the finding a hostel and staying safe in your accommodation.