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YHA Gisborne

32 Harris Street, Gisborne, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Antigua, Guatemala
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3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was going to right a bad review about this place because the owner annoyed me so much but i thought better of it and decided to tell people that it did have some good things going for it, pat on the back for moral me. One thing just be prepared for clive, really is an odd, rude , disrepectful... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Liked: small hostel, easy to get to know people Disliked: no free salt&pepper in the kitchen, hostel seems to be very old, it's not very cozy in it, no atmosphere, it's kind of far from the city centre (20-25 min walk to the iSite), 27$ per night is too much for what it offers

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We stayed in the private double room and totally enjoyed it ... yes, the building is a bit older, but well looked after ... the location is phantastic, just a few steps from the wine centre and the inner city, the dairy across the road is very handy too ... enough space to park and a well equiped kitchen ...... More

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46 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I stayed in this YHA for 2 nights and had a truly wonderful experience. The hostel is ideally situated, close enough to the town centre to be convenient but away from the noise. The staff were friendly and I received a warm welcome. I needed to do laundry and that was quick and easy. The room was comfortable and airy,... More

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Don't be put off by the other reviews here as my experience couldn't have been more different! Yes the door to the hostel is not the front door, but its pretty easy to work that out as there is a huge deck and lots of tables outside the door where you have to enter the hostel. Its not far from... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Stay well away from this place! The staff were very unfriendly and rude, and not at all welcoming. Like another review I also had the problem with the front door locked, and when the man from the hostel came out after me waiting for a long time he was extremely rude and showed no sign of friendliness whatsoever. I would... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Stayed here in March 2013 for 2 nights in an ensuite double with my husband. Small very clean facility quite up to YHA standards and MUCH better than most of the noisy and somewhat unkempt BBH facilities we stayed at during a 7 week drive around both NZ Islands this year. From here on when we travel we will try... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

I turn up, the front door is locked with no sign pointing to the door which they actually use which is a side door. The guy comes out and tells me the doors round here, sees that I have a huge backpack and offers no help to carry it. I get in, it's freezing, damp and very uncosy. The bed... More

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Ferrara, Italy
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

As many of YHA hostel in small cities in NZ this one was quite good. I was one night in the single room thanks to a kind receptionist who understood the need of the client, not a talent of everyone working in such places... The hostel is just a few minutes walk from the city centre and 15 min. walk... More

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21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013 via mobile

We only stayed here for more couple of nights, as there wasn't much to do in Gisborne. The hostel was great, a large old house I think, the dorms were split sex and had very comfy beds for the good price. The communal areas were meticulously cleaned by the female manager and the facilities were excellent. This place had a... More

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Address: 32 Harris Street, Gisborne, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne
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Ranked #8 of 12 Specialty lodging in Gisborne
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