Damaris

Damaris

Mother Hen

Damaris – the mother hen. Damaris’s kids live in Spain so she loves making sure all the brown kiwis under her wing are happy and well looked after!

Roberta

Roberta

Business Manager

Roberta is a business manager. She doesn’t have kids so she loves making sure other people’s kids know what they are doing and have a great time in New Zealand.

Hannes

Hannes

Manager

Hannes arrived at Brown Kiwi as a backpacker in 2004 and hasn’t been able to leave - he’s now our manager. He is also super experienced about travelling in New Zealand, the trips, the deals, the cars for rent or to buy. Our guests love Hannes because he is really really fantastic!

Steffi

Steffi

Good luck black cat

Steffi has lived at Brown Kiwi for the last 7 years. She is our good luck black cat. She makes sure she finds the nicest place in the hostel to sleep – and it may be in your bed!