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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

It is a realy good hostel in the middle of the nature. Many things to do here and the 10 bed dorm is better than every other 10 bed dorm I was in by now. Has a nice pool and the kitchen is in good condition.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I planned to stay 2 nights to go diving at the poor knights islands, and ended up staying four nights because of all the great things to do here and the friendly atmosphere. The owner is incredibly friendly, will help you with anything you need, and will explain all the amazing things to see in the area. As a solo...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We visited the hostel in November 2016 for one night and decided to come back to see more of this great town and the area. Martin is a great host, he did explain all the must sees around Whangarei and even gave us weather and tide information. As we came with our own car, the distance to the town didn't...

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Thank Leonie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were welcomed by the owner who gave us so many great suggestions on what to do around the area. Then we got checked in to the 4 beds room dorm which was clean and had a fridge and a microwave. The overall atmosphere of the place was amazing as we met some of the nicest people in our journey....

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Thank Majed A
St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time in a motor home and our first site. It met our expectations for cleanliness and facilities, as good as or better than other sites we subsequently visited. The owner was extremely knowledgeable about the area, very helpful and gave us good advice. The location is a few minutes from the falls and interesting walks. It...

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Thank Beverley M
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whangarei YHA is such a fantastic place to stay. Martin the manager is a very helpful and gives you loads of information upon arrival. The facilities are great and I enjoyed using the bbq area and swimming pool. The rooms are very clean and spacious and the kitchen was good as well. The location of this hostel is right near...

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Amparo, SP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very quiet and peaceful place. With an excellent manager, who made it a point to explain very calmly, every tourist spot that we would like to know. Excellent facilities and a very good shower. Thanks Fabio

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Saarbrucken, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights and I just can recommend the acomodation! We stayed while it was raining the whole 4 days but it was very cool anyway. Pool, Hot Pool, also showers and toilets was everything very clean! Kitchen was always tidy. In conclusion... definitely worth it to stay!

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The standout quality of this hostel is due to its staff. This began when booking over the phone and continued with the very in depth information given on arrival on Whangarei and local area attractions by member of staff, Andrew. He gave personal recommendations (local diving he'd just done) and was clearly very knowledgeable. I just used the holiday park...

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Bunbury, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our one night as we passed through this area. The best was the help and advice given by Andrew (thanks from Edwards!) We had a clean and well equipped room but had to go to showers and toilets in separate buildings which was not a problem in dry weather. Great place near the Falls and handy for a...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small family-run backpackers and holiday park in a semi-rural setting two-minutes' walk away from the beautiful Whangarei waterfalls and scenic walking tracks. Stroll to town along bush-lined riverside walks or laze the day away beside the swimming pool. Evenings are for soaking in the hot tub and sharing stories around the BBQ. Our aim is to provide clean, comfortable accommodation in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Located 5kms north east of Whangarei City centre on the Twin Coast Highway, we provide an ideal base for diving and exploring the Poor Knight Islands. Beautiful coastal beaches and Tutukaka with its marina are a short drive away. We can organise diving, snorkelling and kayaking at the Poor Knights with arranged transport from the front gate available. Local bus stops, shops and a supermarket are within a short walk. Internet Provided. CityLink Bus# 3 and 3a bus stop 300m down the road. We look forward to having you stay with us. ~Martin and Team ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whangarei Falls Holiday Park & BBH Backpackers

Address: 12 Ngunguru Road | Glenbervie, Whangarei 0173, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range: ₹ 2,621 - ₹ 3,541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Whangarei Falls Holiday Park & BBH Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Bigger rooms further back may be less noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles T8104TUrobertj, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Good bed with big space and clean”
 of 5 bubbles ctaufale, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We only used the campervan power sites but those we spoke with said the dorm is good”
 of 5 bubbles 416christopherp, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“the 10 bed dorm is great!”
 of 5 bubbles lmercerpaiva, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Spacious and comfortable ten bed dorm with storage lockers.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeHermary, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
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