Welcome to Dolphin Lodge Backpackers

Member of BBH

Looking for genuine homely style hostel accommodation in Kaikoura then look no further.

Come and join us at Dolphin Lodge Kaikoura. This is our small homely hostel that is only 2 mins walk from the town centre, beach and in a quiet location. The lodge is situated to take advantage of the great views of the Kaikoura coastline as well the Kaikoura Mountain range and in most cases you don’t have to leave your room. Dolphin Lodge also has a large deck for great summer afternoons relaxing and enjoying the magnificent views.

Relax and enjoy the private garden and hammocks, or lie in the free hot spa or by the log fire. Separate TV lounge and video library. All rooms are heated all year round.

get in touch


Dolphin Lodge Backpackers

15 Deal Street



Booking Enquiries

Telephone : +64 3 319 5842

E-mail : dolphinlodge@xtra.co.nz