Monkey's Backpackers

Monkey's Backpackers provides accommodation at a range of affordable prices. Tent sites,dorm, single & double rooms available. Free Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchen, comfortable lounge and games room, kayak hire. Contact us for any enquiries or to book.

Per night
$15 - $50

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Monkeys Backpacker's is located on the main street of the beautiful seaside town of Riverton located in Western Southland.

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With close proximity to Queenstown, Fiordland, Stewart Island and a range of other amazing Southland towns, you are in prime location for the best possible experiences while enjoying yourself on holiday.

It is a comfortable backpackers with free Wi-Fi and fully equipped amenities (kitchen, lounge, games room, toilets & showers) for your use as a guest.



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Physical address

Monkey's Backpackers, 144 Palmerston Street, Riverton/aparima, Southland, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Always open
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Luggage Storage
Proximity to airport:
46km to Invercargill Airport, 195km to Queenstown Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
40km to Invercargill
Proximity to town:
In town
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $15.00 - $50.00
Other charges:
Tent Site: $15pp a night, Dorm: $20pp a night (BYO Bedding), Single/Twin Room: $30pp a night, Double Room: $50(2pax) a night
Further pricing information:
Private hire is also an option: conditions apply. Discounts for Te Araroa track walkers (proof required)

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