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Peppertree Lodge

2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   15 Kings Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Ranked #5 of 25 Specialty lodging in Paihia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
RobS2011 Calgary, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stay here for the backpacker amenities. Seems like they've thought of everything to make this place a self sufficient hostel. Complete with BBQ, common room with available DVDs, books, kitchen, laundry, bikes, etc. Had a 3 bed room with ensuite. Relatively clean, but very very old linens, beds, furniture, and sheets. Could use some bug traps and/or screens. Quite reflective... More

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ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree Lodge, responded to this review

Rob, spent the last few days trying to find out when you stayed, but had no luck. I am surprised in regard to two comments, the first is cleaning, we spend an enormous amount of time ensureing the place is spic and span, so was really quite disappointed in regard to this, means we will need to put extra effort... More

Christchurch, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Well only the 3rd hostel ever stayed in my entire life and it was a pleasure to stay there arrived late on a Saturday night meet by a charming sweep you off your feet salesman who sold us a combo deal, to do 2 trips of Paihia and right upto the top of the tip of NZ was the best... More

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ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree Lodge, responded to this review

we are glad you enjoyed your stay and saw a fair bit of northland in a short time, you are always welcome to come back. More

Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Booked originally at Base down the street and moved to Peppertree after a few nights. I ended up staying almost 2 weeks! The owner Bryan is super nice, offered me makeshift accommodation even though the hostel was full on Easter weekend and I was stuck in a bind. Really clean hostel, even witnessed Bryan and his family doing much of... More

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ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree Lodge, responded to this review

Kelly, glad you enjoyed your stay, thank you for taking time to write a review, take care, maybe see you back in summer... bryan More

Manchester
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I've stayed at Pepper Tree a few times, in the dorms and in a private room, and I wouldn't stay anywhere else in Paihia. Very clean and well maintained, good communal space including a big outdoor eating area with BBQs. The owners are fantastic, Bryan is hilarious and has great local knowledge. Can't fault it, already looking forward to going... More

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Em, you need to come back to sunny paihia More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at pepper tree lodge for 5 days. Best hostel I've stayed at whilst backpacking through oz and Nz. Clean, nice kitchen, good communal area, helpful staff and free kayaks. It's spot on. Would definitely stay here again. It's great for price and location and has a great vibe and easy to make friends to travel with. Brian and the... More

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ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree Lodge, responded to this review

thanks for taking time to write a review, yes we live in a wee slice of paradise, you will need to come back and enjoy it a second time More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A fantastic backpackers with a warm and friendly atmosphere. Very clean and airy with very helpful staff. I booked several trips while staying and bus back to Auckland, Bryan was very helpful and knowledgeable when booking everything and spent time helping me decide which trips were worth doing and which areas I should visit next which made a refreshing change.... More

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I am pleased you enjoyed your stay, come again and enjoy the Bay of Islands again More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Staying at Peppertree was a great experience. Staff were welcoming and could not do enough for us, helping organise and advise on a few trips. Found this a great, no pressure help on sorting trips out, especially as one was for an important birthday treat. Owner was very helpful, sharing knowledge and vast experience of the area and always had... More

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ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree Lodge, responded to this review

thank you for taking time to write a review, it is always pleasing when folk enjoy their time up here and use all the access to activities that are available, you will need to return for another holiday....... regards bryani More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Stayed here in early jan 2014 and absolutely fell in love with the place, if peppertree would of given me a job, I'd of cancelled my return flight and stayed. It's got everything our family needed and wanted from our accommodation whilst in the area, a great welcome, clean and comfortable and we made loads of use of all the... More

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thank you for writing a review, glad you enjoyed your stay and used the lodges facilities....... keep well regards bryan More

Queenstown, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Hi all came upon this backpackers about 2 months ago (recommened by a random traveller) and 1st time stayed then in a dorm as was alone and was just back in Paihia not long ago so had to stay there again, but different type of room this time stayed with my partner in room #16 room with a comfy double... More

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Always good to see folk back, you will have to stay longer regards bryan More

Oldham, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
46 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Had a double room with ensuite at the Lodge. Great location, great price, dvds available and a well equipped kitchen, what more could you ask for? Rosy was very helpful on the desk and made our trip to the Treaty Grounds really easy - he booked it for us.

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we are pleased you enjoyed your stay, thank you for taking time to write a review. More

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Address: 15 Kings Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Peppertree Lodge 2.5*
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