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4.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Corner KIngs Road and MacMurray | Roads, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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YHA Paihia
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Ranked #13 of 27 Specialty Lodging in Paihia
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  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located close to the Beach, this small YHA is a good Place to stay. We stayed in a 4 bed dorm, which had an ensuite bathroom. The beds were comfy. The kitchen was quite small but sufficient. The host Andy was really nice and helpful in planning our walking trip.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice staff, help you with anything. Spacious kitchen, many tables outside in the shade. I liked my room but there were only 2 power outlets for six persons. Location is great, next to the beach, close to city centre.

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Minnesota, USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed three nights with a group of 25 college students. The space itself is functional and clean, minimalist for the most part as hostels tend to go and a bit crowded at times, but a friendlier and calmer vibe than the other like hostels in town. The rooms tend to be warm at night in summer; ceiling fans would be... More 

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Horsham, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best hostels I've stayed in. So close to the beach and 5 min walk to countdown. When I went it was pretty quite but nice enough, the rooms are set out so well considering how many people stay in them, didn't feel cramped at all, which was great! Downstairs area is really nice to eat food outside... More 

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I manage a youth hostel in Scotland and booked a double room at the Paihia YHA for a very reasonable price. The standard of the room was excellent and location of hostel in the back streets was great for parking but close enough to easily walk to the waterfront and restaurants. A big thanks to Andy and staff

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Perfect location, well maintained (especially the kitchen), really friendly staff. An overall a wonderful stay meeting people from many different parts of the world. Thanks Paihia YHA. Andy you rock! :-)

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Stockholm, Sweden
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Rooms were okay, we had a private bathroom which was nice. The kitchen and dining facilities were nice too, as you could enjoy your dinner outside. The wifi was very bad though, I could barely connect. The people who were there during our stay spanned from backpackers to families on vacation. The place was pretty calm and quiet, so if... More 

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Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

This is a decent hostel though the internet is quite bad, useless showers if you are taller then 150cm and a very small kitchen, i would recommend you to stay at adventure bay next door. There seemed to be a lot of kids families when we where there so it is very calm if that is what you are looking... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

A below average YHA with dirty and poorly equipped facilities. During my stay there was a noisy school party and our dorm was furnace-like with heat. The other backpackers were friendly and sociable, however, and the hostel has a good location next to the beach. Not one for a stay any longer than a single night but it did look... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The YHA piha made me remember how much of a difference the staff's willingness to help you make the most of your trip makes a difference to your overall happiness when traveling. Rarely do you meet an ownership and staff that really cares and makes sure they can help you with whatever you mite need to make the most of... More 

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Address: Corner KIngs Road and MacMurray | Roads, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Paihia 4*
Number of rooms: 45
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