Bazils Hostel & Surf School

54 Russell Street Westport 7825 West Coast New Zealand

Welcome to Bazil's Hostel & Surf School on the stunning West Coast, your gateway to hiking, kayaking, surfing, mountain biking and caving adventures. Centrally located in town, close to bars, shops and cafés.


We offer a variety of facilities, accommodation and adventure activities for everyone from backpackers and families, to school groups and sports teams:

  • Standard dorm rooms (twins and doubles).
  • Fully self-contained rooms.
  • Twin, double & family.
  • Campervan power sites.
  • Tent sites.

Shared facilities

  • Bathrooms,
  • Two TV rooms,
  • Two lounges,
  • Outdoor covered BBQ area
  • Homemade pizza oven - $10 pizzas money back guarantee.
  • Mountain e-bikes for hire.
  • Paddleboards and kayaks for hire.
  • Cosy fireplaces.
  • Free herbs from the garden.
  • Free sports equipment.
  • Hammocks.
  • WiFi.
  • Free movies.
  • Off-street parking.
  • Laundry.
  • Surf boards for hire.

The covered area is also suitable to store motorbikes and bicycles.

Lots of quiet garden areas to sit and relax with a good book. A Bazil Bus is available to transport you anywhere.

Book for five nights and receive a free surf lesson!

Stuff to see and do in Westport

Learn to surf at Bazil's Surf School (Westport is one of NZ’s best surf spots), Paddleboard Hire & Tours at Bazil's, white-water rafting, caving, mountain biking, fishing, paintball, mine tours.

Take a visit to the West Coast brewery, play golf or mini-golf, visit the brand new sports complex and use the gym with three heated indoor pools, basketball court and squash courts.

Go underworld rafting, do some great local walks or borrow our bikes. Take a soak in our indoor/outdoor bush baths.

Certificate of Excellence 2012, 2013 & 2014, Winner STAY, PLAY & SURF WITH US Bazil's Hostel is a Surfing NZ Accredited Surf School.

Surfboard and wetsuit hire included. Free transport to the beaches. We also have Mountain bikes, Kayaks and Paddleboards and can arrange drop-off and pick-up to your adventure destination or just relax and take in some of NZ’s best scenery and meet some "Coasters".


$33 - $100


Free Wifi
Surf lessons
BBQ Area
Off Street Parking
Bike Hire


Contact Bazils Hostel & Surf School

Bazils Hostel & Surf School
+64 3 789 6410


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