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    The Pickled Parrot Backpackers

    9 Greys Lane, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (12)
          Dining (1)
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          Overview
          • Excellent57%
          • Very good25%
          • Average7%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          Haka Lodge Bay of Islands (Paihia)
          189 reviews
          #2 of 30 Speciality lodging in Paihia
           
          Bay Adventurer
          149 reviews
          #17 of 30 Speciality lodging in Paihia
           
          Saltwater Lodge
          91 reviews
          #8 of 30 Speciality lodging in Paihia
           
          The Mousetrap Backpackers
          118 reviews
          #6 of 30 Speciality lodging in Paihia
           
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          1 - 5 of 108 reviews

          Reviewed 18 April 2017

          A clean, quiet, comfortable hostel. Very suitable for the mature traveller since it is not a "party" hostel! We arrived for one night and ended up staying for 3! There is plenty of free parking and breakfast is included. We arrived after dark so It...More

          Thank 50shirl
          Reviewed 10 April 2017

          Hidden away from the party streets of Paihia this backpackers is amazing on all fronts. Rose was so welcoming and helpful when we arrived. The free breakfast is a great touch along with the hammocks, the BBQ and the awesome courtyard. Only a 2 minute...More

          Thank ConnorC27
          Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

          If you need to stay in Paihia stay here. A little out of town but worth it to be peaceful and rested. Delightful accommodation, we had a small abode up in the trees. Plenty big enough for us. Great communal accommodation also and camping.

          Thank Nicki F
          Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

          We arrived late at around 9pm and the hostel were more than accommodating staying open late for check in. We had a very spacious double room which was excellent compared to other hostels we have stayed in. The free breakfast was a very nice touch...More

          Thank Andy R
          Reviewed 27 February 2017

          The hostel is really amazing, its very cute, clean and full all the facilities you need. It's also away from the party street and much quieter. Also for the price its really incredible, for $60 we had our own room and free breakfast in the...More

          Thank MackemAbroad
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          Bay Adventurer
          149 reviews
          #17 of 30 Speciality lodging in Paihia
           
          Saltwater Lodge
          91 reviews
          #8 of 30 Speciality lodging in Paihia
           
          The Mousetrap Backpackers
          118 reviews
          #6 of 30 Speciality lodging in Paihia
           
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Price range
          • US$ 41 - US$ 92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 25
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • North Island >
          • Northland Region >
          • Bay of Islands >
          • Paihia
          • Also Known As
          • The Pickled Parrot Backpackers Hotel Paihia ,
          • The Pickled Parrot Backpackers Paihia, Bay Of Islands
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