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YHA Gisborne

32 Harris Street, Gisborne, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, there's not much to say. I stayed there one night in a double room and had the next day approximately 20 bites all over my body. Wasn't a nice experience and I didn't expect this to happen in New Zealand. This happened in August 2015 so I' don't know whether or not the owner did something against this problem.

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İzmir, Türkiye
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47 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

New owners are kind and friendly. It is 10 min walking distance from city centre. Balcony and other facilities are nice and clean. Kitchen is handy. Even at the summer time, the room was a bit cold at night. It can be freezing in winter.

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Montreal
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Great place, under new (as of Nov 2015). New owners are kind and friendly and the place is neat and clean. I have to make this up to two hundred characters and im not feeling it so this is filllerrr...

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We stayed 2 night on august. We freezed ourselves we dindt took a shower because the place was cold as the north pole. No lockers in the room.The place is really clean, the kitchen is big and its really close to the centre. Cons- -Clive (the owner) is really rude and not a nice man. - Cold as hell (they... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We stay one night in this backpacker and it was a great experience. Room a large and clean (dorms of 5). Facilities well maintained, even if the shower box was a little bit small. We check late and leave early on the morning and the staff was very friendly. good localisation, not too far from city center

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Krabi Town, Thailand
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This was a lovely hostel to visit, nice showers, good pressure, compfy beds, nice size TV room, helpful staff and an average size kitchen. Designed not to take huge amounts of people which a I think is good. Close to town centre. Enjoy!

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I had planned to stay there a night, but kept extending my stay (and could have stayed even longer). Slept like a baby, very clean and tidy place, lovely and helpful hosts. Since it was low season, it was not very busy, so the evenings in front of the tv at the heated living room felt cozy and home-like. Close... More 

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Rotorua District, New Zealand
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

Our room in the yha was one of the nicest we have stayed in for a while, spacious with comfy beds and plenty of natural light. The staff were lovely and we sat out on the deck to watch the famous gisborne sunrise.

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Melbourne, Australia
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96 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

The YHA Gisborne is located 10-min walk to city center, 5-min walk to modern strip of restaurants and bars (including Gisborne Wine Centre) and walking distance to Saturday Farmers Market. We have booked a single and a double room. Both were small, cold (23 degrees outside) smelled musty and had mould on the window-side of the curtains. Although the sheets... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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283 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

1 of the nicer YHA's I have come across. It's not too big so has a cosy atmosphere. Our room was a nice size with a sofa. There is a big kitchen, lounge with tv and outside seating area. There it's lots of area to park and it's reasonable close to town. Good value backpacker place.

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