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    Seaspray House

    13 Weymouth Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good25%
    • Average7%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible11%
    3 Nov 2016
    “Don't Go to Seapsray House”
    7 Mar 2015
    “Small and homely”
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    1 - 5 of 26 reviews

    Reviewed 3 November 2016

    Dont bother thinking about going there. SeaSpray House, New Plymouth, Taranaki, is NO longer a backpackers. Late last year, October 2015, the premises where sold, and it is now a private residence. So

    Thank Sue M
    Reviewed 7 March 2015

    The location of this hostel is pretty good - right next to the coastal walkway, which leads to town and the swimming beaches (about 25 mins). It's on a quiet residential street. The hostel is set in an old house, it is nicely furnished and...More

    Thank lukehodson123
    Reviewed 3 March 2015

    Wow, where do I start? Strange, strange couple, very unwelcoming. Upon arrival when I enquires where the nearest bar/restaurant was, he said the hostel probably 'was not for me' due to the fact that I was on a weekend away and wanted to go to...More

    Thank Kirstx2013
    Reviewed 1 March 2015

    Materially speaking I cannot fault this place as the building is beautiful and the facilities excellent. However the acting manager has an especially unusual way with his guests and In my case he initially claimed that I woke him in the night and that I...More

    2  Thank stelectron
    Reviewed 13 January 2015

    This would be a fine review of a backpackers but the beds ruin the entire experience. Our host said upon arrival that the beds are unusually "soft"…this was an understatement! We are a family of three and each of us had tortuous nights without sleep...More

    Thank gahideg
    About
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    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Taranaki Region >
    • New Plymouth
    • Also Known As
    • Seaspray House New Plymouth, Taranaki
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    Room Tips
    "The best room would be another hostel, stay well away"
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    "try another hostel"
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    "Not sure…the hosts said ALL of the beds were "soft"!"
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    "Rooms 5 and 7seemed to be bigger."
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