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Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers

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Family Suite, 1 Bedroom (Family Ensuite Room) | Terrace/patio
Standard Shared Dormitory (Girls Only Ensuite Dorm) | Free cots/infant beds
Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking (Double Ensuite Room) | Free cots/infant beds

Overview of Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers

Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers

2.0 star property
Convenient for Picton Museum
8.6 out of 10 Fabulous
8.6/10 Fabulous

254 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking
3a Nelson Square, Picton, 7220
Main amenities
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle
  • Garden
  • Reception fireplace
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • TV in a common area
Feel at home
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • BBQ(s)
  • Free self-parking

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Picton Ferry Terminal - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Picton (PCN) - 7 min drive
  • Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne) - 25 min drive
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle


  • Toot N Whistle Inn - 18 min walk
  • Subway - 17 min walk
  • Cockles Kitchen & Bar - 18 min walk
  • Picton Village Bakery - 11 min walk
  • Thai Panda - 10 min walk

About this property

Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers

Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers is a great choice for a stay in Picton. Free perks include self-parking and continental breakfast daily between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM. Fellow travellers say good things about the helpful staff and walkability.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 18 rooms


  • Check-in time from noon until anytime
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free off-site parking nearby


  • Free ferry terminal shuttle

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • BBQs
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Television in common areas


  • No lift (single-level property)

Room amenities

Sleep well

  • Free cot/infant bed

Freshen up

  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Shower only

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-out is available.


This property does not have lifts.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.
This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Sequoia Lodge Backpackers Picton
Sequoia Lodge Backpackers
Sequoia Backpackers Picton
Sequoia & Backpackers Picton
Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers Picton
Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Does Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers?
You can check in from noon - anytime. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
What is there to do at Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers and nearby?
Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers has a picnic area and a garden.
What's the area around Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers like?
Sequoia Lodge & Backpackers is a short 1-minute walk from Nelson Square and 12 minutes' walk from Picton Foreshore. Travellers recommend the hostel for its walkable location.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

1st time in a backpacker!
Comfortable and charming. Lovely host who shared his own milk with me- thank you. I had a simple double room with its own bathroom. No tv but I watched Netflix infested on very good wifi.
Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking (Double Ensuite Room)
Ann, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great hostel
Excellent for the price i paid. Missed the breakfast as had to leave early. Definitely recommend. Good kitchen.
Ruth, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Perfectly charming, funky, friendly backpacker lodge. stayed in the on suite - small but comfortable. Exceeded our expectations. Graham was very friendly, he seems to treat every guest as his new best friend.
Thomas, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ravinder, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Noisy trucks outside we're the only issue.
Cathy, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Adequate rooms and great value for the money.
Daniel, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Quiet, comfortable, friendly.
Allie, 1-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

James, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Glen, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great after hours service. Well organised
chandima, 1-night family trip
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