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    Harbourside City Backpackers

    105 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good24%
    • Average12%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “the kitchen” (29 reviews)
    “great hostel” (9 reviews)
    “movie nights” (2 reviews)
    Wifi
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Amazing view from the balcony over the harbour, all facilities that you need such as washing mashine/dryer, hot showers, spacious kitchen and lovely staff! found work shortly with the help of awesome Erwin and Renee. Bed squeeked but that was fixed as soon as we...More

    Thank 746johanna
    Response from Sarah M, Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Johanna, Thank you for your awesome review, we are glad to hear that you liked it so much. I hope that your bus trip towards Wellington went smoothly. It is also good to hear that the team was doing a good job and fixed...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    really uncomfortable and noisy bed, on ladies bathroom only one shower worked well so had to get up really really early to be the first there. I have found much more better accomodations by Airbnb and paying much less. I would never stay there again...More

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    Response from happynztraveller77, Owner at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    HI Catalina, You stayed for a week with us so if it was that bad why not leave after one day?! If you had a problem with the bed it helps to staff us straight away rather than waiting to write a review as we...More

    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    I loved this hostel, friendly staff & good locations the high points, added bonus was the free bikes and surf boards for renting, only downside was poor internet which only worked in certain areas. Our room was in a separate building out back which had...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 11 October 2017

    Hi guys, Many thanks for the lovely review! You were great guests and I'm glad you enjoyed your stay! The Flat is indeed an amazing place to stay at, feels more like an apartment rather than a hostel right! As it's an old building, the...More

    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    I'm Martin from Germany and I'm travelling around New Zealand with a bicycle. I started in Auckland and made my way over Whangarei,Paihia,Hamilton,Rotorua and Tauranga.That means I saw a lot of different places and met a lot of great people.But with the first day in...More

    Thank Martin K
    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 11 October 2017

    Hi Martin! Wow what an amazing review! Thank you so much for that! You were an amazing guest to have here at Harbourside and it's great to see how quickly you became part of the Harbourside Family! You are loved by many here in the...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    The Harbourside is an excellent venue for groups who are loking to have a great time .The outside deck area is awesome and has views to die for . Its location is within walking distance to a tonne of bars so party party . The...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 5 October 2017

    Hi Scott, Thanks for the great review! We loved having you guys over at Harbourside. You had a lot of fun, behaved very well, cleaned after yourself and we loved that you interacted with all the other backpackers here at the hostel! Everyone had a...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$ 23 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
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    "rooms on first floor have better wifi"
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    "Ahahahha all rooms are good"
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    "Get one on the first floor near the stairs if you can for best internet"
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