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My second time here I was greeted by the staff by my first name before I even got in the door!! loved the customer service and the hospitality! I booked the same room and it had that "second home" feeling that is always nice. The...More
pentlands backpacker is a great little hostel, homestyle, quite, clean with great facilities and in a great location. The kitchen is large, the bathrooms are clean and very private, you get your own room with a toilet, shower and sink - no sharing a room...More
1 Thank nevertrustahippy
Response from Friends-Pentlands, Manager at Pentlands Backpackers HostelResponded 24 June 2014
Pentlands Backpackers Hostel is about having a good time in a place we like to call home away from home. We work very hard to ensure that everyone enjoys their stay at our hostel but sometimes it seems it is impossible to make everyone happy...More
Good quiet location just 400m to supermarkets and 2 main roads with shops and restaurants. Outerlink bus at the end of the road and other buses to city 2 blocks away. Stayed in a 4 bed dorm in probably the tiniest room in the hostel....More
2 Thank Dday2046
Response from Friends-Pentlands, Manager at Pentlands Backpackers HostelResponded 11 June 2014
It is sad that the comments written here are incorrect. Firstly the hostel in not going to be closed in june or 60 days. The fridegs are brand new. There is security cameras in the ktichen and around the hostel so guests are vey aware...More
Stayed here for 3 nights, found that everything was pretty much perfect! The fridges are jammed full but you will find space eventually. The tv area is also always packed.. But can't help that! The location is perfect, having mt Eden right there was amazing.....More
The Manager was a bit weird but the receptionist was really nice. The hostel is very clean. Kitchen is alright but the fridges are VERY full. No coffee/tea/salt/pepper/oil whatsoever... There is no place to hang out and talk with others travellers after 10pm as you're...More
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