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Regent Flashpackers

1181 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Regent Flashpackers
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Denver
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

Regent Flashpackers is in a building without much character and rooms are more or less typical of the Back-Packer / Hostels where we stayed but barren of furniture. Having a table and some chairs in the room would have helped. The bathrooms (down the hall) were adequate but might have been crowded when all rooms were full. The kitchen also... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

Great value. Cheap place. Well equipped kitchen. Nice staff. Very clean and stylish rooms and bathrooms.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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32 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

I found the rooms in Regent Fkashpackers to be a bit of a letdown. I expected them to be quite basic, however as I arrived in winter, I was surprised that the heating systems was one pipe running through the room. There was two of us in the room, which was made for five, so we luckily had the ability... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2011

This place is a budget subdivision of the Regent Boutique Hotel next door. Our first impression of this Flashpackers was a little odd, as the outside looks a little run-down in comparison to its nicer neighbor and upon arriving, there was no one there to greet us. However, the woman who ended up showing us around was super nice and... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2011

Rooms were spacious, clean and modern. Living room and kitchen also clean and modern. Great sleep and bunkbeds where you don't hit your head!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2011

The Regent Flaspacker is top notch as far as backpackers go. The folks running it Aurther and Emma re really Top Notch. They told us abou all of the amazing places to visit and amazing bars to stop in to. As soon as we arrived they were waiting at the front door with huge smiles. Our room and all of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2011

Good location in centre of town for restaurants etc. Place advertises itself as a flashpackers with 'smart urban' rooms. That is going a bit far. For a hostel the rooms are clean, with bedding and towels, but are a little tired. No sinks in room and only 2 showers and toilets for each gender. Bathrooms could have been scrubbed clean... More 

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