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    Reviews (302 guests have reviewed this hostel)
    The hostel was okay for me, but if you are used to NZ-YHA-standards you might be disappointed.
    Christian M February 2017
    Stayed in a double caravan that had a toilet attached. Was very clean and safe and near to kitchen and common room. Showers though were very slow with not much water output at any time.
    Anne B January 2017
    On a campsite with the backpackers rooms situated in the main building under the reception. It is very small with just a boys and girls dorm each. A little noisy as the communal areas wrap the whole way around the girls dorm. Plenty of good showers and toilets. Small swimming pool to use also.
    Lara S January 2017
    This hostel was a good place to stay as a base while spending the days out at the nearby beaches and national parks. The common room was average and the kitchen facilities were decent. To be honest, it isn't my favourite YHA but it is good enough.
    Stephanie F January 2017
    No fans in rooms or in shared lounge v hot stuffy
    Amanda W December 2016
    I live in the twin room. 50$/per night. This experience told me The higher the price, the better the quality of the merchandise. The picture on the website have private bathroom and sofa in the room. However there is nothing except bed.And the bed have dust, it induced my asthma. And the window is small, no air-conditioning, the room is stuffy. Because of this twin room is next to the common room, so we can hear some people play music after 11:00. Staff there is good. After all the price is fair, but if you want a good rest, better choose higher price.
    Jian K December 2016
    Situated on a caravan park, so be prepared to put up with quirky elderly holidaymakers... Showers and kitchen were ok. TV room adjoins the kitchen. Beds are in caravans, which got really cold at night. Also, their interior doesn't look like it has been refurbished for decades - literally.
    Martin November 2016
    had a wonderful experience.
    Swapnil G June 2016
    We were happy to book with YHA as the standard and atmosphere are usually very good. We stayed in a 5-share-cabin. I should mention that this cabin was more expensive than a hostel where a cabin only has a toilet you still need to walk outside and get to the main venue to use a shower or kitchen. Cabins have no heating at all and we all woke up with a cold and sore throat, the smell inside was terrible- all of our clothes smelled like cigarettes. I think they should wash the curtains and mattresses after guests smoke in the cabin instead of just letting next guests in. Overall conditions in the hostel are poor- including very old showers and toilets. Staff at the reception was very very unfriendly, one of the quotes was "we do business here". It was an extremely unpleasant experience and I wouldn't recommend to stay there. If you have an option to find some AirBnb or other cheap accommodation than don't stay there.
    Kasia April 2016
    Great stay! However, one of the stuff threw all the food away in the fridge without any notice!
    Nathanael Z April 2016
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