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The Mousetrap Backpackers

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviewsbig lockerswe stayed in a double roomfree wificlean and quiet placesecond homekings roadcommunal spaceprivate rooms aredolphin tripthe kitchenbook tripsclean facilitieshome away from homewould stay againstayed for two nightsshops and restaurantsshort walk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in a private room which was clean and comfortable. The room was very warm but, a fan was provided. Facilities - kitchen, bathrooms and communal areas all clean and tidy. Staff very helpful and friendly. Located very centrally and short walk to main shops/restaurants...More

Thank Frankie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walking into the mousetrap backpackers hostel is like walking into a family. Jake and Nikki are so warm and welcoming which is infectious. The rooms a very comfortable and fluffy fresh towels are provided in the private rooms. The views on the veranda are stunning...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed in one of the rooms at the front of the property, other than a short walk to the bathroom it was a good spot, spacious and clean. Location of the hostel is great for the bars (if that’s your thing) or if you want...More

Thank Kat V
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Great hostel in a prime location in Paihia. The owners are fantastic super friendly and helpful. An example is a bus I was waiting for didn't arrive and they called up Fullers, got through to the boss and really helped figure out what happened. I...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 22 February 2018

If you want a cheap place to stay for a night this is it but you get what you pay for. I got a single room that had a nasty odor. Kitchen facilities were substandard. Restroom and showers were barely adequate. On the plus side...More

Thank David M
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$ 32 - US$ 52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 32 - US$ 52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Rooms with two bed are on the living room so you might get disturbed in the morning"
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"I really like a private room, because you never know who you are in the dorm with."
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"If you'd like to have a private room in a hostel: definetly in this room where you can enjoy the silence."
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"Hotel has a "quiet" policy at 11:00 pm."
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