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    42b College House

    42b Campbell Street, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good14%
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    “big kitchen” (5 reviews)
    “free wifi” (9 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Matt and Verena, this is YI from US who stayed at your place on 23th this month. Thank you for your great help for my hurt ankle. It's my pleasure to meet with you 2 two and another nurse Steve(?). I will stay at your...More

    Thank ytravelling007
    Response from Matt_Wanganui, Owner at 42b College HouseResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you very much YI. It would be lovely to see you again one day. All the best for you! Merry Christmas from sunny New Zealand Matt, Verena and Steve

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    I had the best stay in 42b college house!! The rooms are clean and the atmosphere is amazing! The owner is so Nice and friendly, she makes you feel like Home. They have two sweet dogs and one cute bambi deer. I did woofing for...More

    1  Thank Silke D
    Reviewed 29 September 2017

    College House backpackers is in an ideal location for exploring the city and region of Whanganui. It has a friendly and welcoming atmosphere and the possibility for socialising with other guests or being more private if you prefer. The hosts are helpful and very nice.

    1  Thank Jasmine379
    Response from Matt_Wanganui, Owner at 42b College HouseResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you Jasmine-great that you enjoyed staying with us. Have a great time Verena

    Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

    42b college house is a wonderful place to stay.. the people there are very friendly and polite.. their kitchen and other facilities are really excellent... 42b college house has a wonderful atmosphere (just like home)

    1  Thank Joe G
    Response from Matt_Wanganui, Manager at 42b College HouseResponded 13 September 2017

    Thank you Joe!

    Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

    Although there was lovely people running the hostel, the room which I was put in did not have a working heater and in the middle of winter it was freezing. Kitchen space very good! But bathrooms and toilets patched together poorly with what ever materials...More

    Thank ellenballantine
    Response from Matt_Wanganui, Owner at 42b College HouseResponded 12 September 2017

    Dear Ellen thank you for the feedback. Great that you liked the kitchen-all our guests really enjoy cooking and baking and of course meeting people in our kitchen. Sorry that you didn't ask for extra heating-we always provide spare heaters, blankets, hotwater bottles.....anything our guests...More

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