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Bay Adventurer

28 Kings Road | PO Box 29, Paihia 0247 , New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014
Emtops Bristol, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014 via mobile

This could be a great hostel but there are a few things that just let it down. We were pleased when we arrived that our double room had been upgraded to one with a private toilet, which to be fair was pretty clean, although the toilet roll on the windowsill was covered in ants. The room was basic and smelt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

I've found this place realy nice ! Firstable, the staff was amazing, realy helpfull, friendly and he was spending time with the traveller having chat with them ! Then, the dormitory are really nice. Each room is separate from each other so it's quiet. The bed are confortable and you have a nice duvet. In the kitchen there is a... More 

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Brunswick, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We came in on the Kiwi Experience bus but decided to book at Bay Adventurer instead of the recommended Base, and I'm so glad that we did! This is definitely one of the better hostels I've stayed in. Really cozy and clean rooms, a big kitchen/living area, and a pool and hot tub area. It was also nice to be... More 

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Trier, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Awesome Stuff, Best Mattresses in Town, Cool activities and all of it on the doorstep to the most beautiful place on Earth, the Bay of Islands! Thank you Manuel, you and your ppl made me stay and feel home. If possible, i never would have left.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

We loved it here! After checking out a few other hostels in Paihia we settled at Bay (staying in a campa in their carpark using facilities.) We loved it! The staff were lovely, really friendly making recommendations for places they thought we'd like etc. The kitchen was always clean and warm, loads of great films to watch for nights you... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We planned on staying for one night at the hostel, but stayed for a week due to Manuel and the hostel crew. The location is perfect, the people are amazing and the area is gorgeous. Manuel helped us with everything possible. It's also a very Spanish-friendly hostel- we had a lot of fun hanging out with some of our South... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

I found this backpacker to be of very high standard compared to most of the ones i have stayed in around New Zealand. It's clean , the facilities are fantastic. The staff are extremely helpful and very friendly ! The dorm rooms are spacious and the bunk beds are nice and comfortable. The swimming pool and spa is definitely excellent... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

I booked on hostel world for $18/night, stayed with my friend and we got a 6 bed dorm for ourselves. The management was great and accommodated our every needs, fixed up bikes, helped cook food and heated up the hot tub early for us. Overall very clean facilities, the kitchen was sometimes messy but that was from other backpackers not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Best place I have stayed yet in the north. Facilities are more than expected for a backpackers with a pool, spa and BBQ area. The new manager said there were plans to provide free wifi internet and international calling as we'll as other services to improve the resort. Management couldn't have been more helpful. Would not hesitate to recommend to... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

We stayed in the low season, so there wasn't really anyone about, giving the friendly staff plenty of time to chat. It was a spacious, very clean place, which I guess is easy when there's no one there! We only stayed one night but would've happily stayed longer, had we needed to.

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Address: 28 Kings Road | PO Box 29, Paihia 0247 , New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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