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Crash Palace

1271 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua 3210, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Waimauku, null, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Amazing few nights, crash palace made me feel right at home, i was making new friends right away. The place has a great vibe, with the pool tournamnets and comfortable sitting area with plenty of space and help from chris!

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Crash Palace is a great hostel. The owner Chris is super friendly and so helpful! The hostel has a great vibe, all the rooms are well decorated, particularly the lounge room and the pool table room! Its one of my favourite hostel in New Zealand!!! Chris is really involved with his hostel and organise free meal every friday, pub crawl... More

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Rhyl, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favourite hostels I've stayed at, the atmosphere was great, really good location, nice rooms! One night while we were there was movie night, we got free hot chocolate and popcorn and watched films together and the next night we got free spag bol for dinner!! We stayed in a double room and it was great, really spacious... More

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Crashpalace, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

Like attracts like !! I have to say we are blessed to meet cool happy friendly from around the world each day. Thanks for taking the time to say such nice things about our little hostel even after 2 months you still took the time to leave a review and we appreciate it. I hope you had a great trip... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best hostels I have stayed at, Chris is the best and very helpful/accommodating! Only place we've been to with free wifi and actual comfy beds. They have tons of free activities to do in roturua. All around a positive experience!

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Crashpalace, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

We love what we do my friend and looking after our guests is our pleasure so it comes naturally. thanks for choosing to stay with us we appreciate it love the fact you had a great sleep as it is what you pay for. safe travels to you. More

Globetrotter.
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely one of my best ever hostel experiences. The hostel is clean, affordable and well-equipped, with two kitchens, an awesome social area, a movie watching den, pool table and free hot tub! Wifi is free as well, which is always a plus. The owner, Chris, is almost always around to answer questions, and never made me feel like a nuisance... More

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Crashpalace, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to say such nice things about the palace. we have to say though that our friendly guests help with the atmosphere and the friendly attitude of the staff. I guess we are lucky to meet such cool happy travelers like yourself mate so thanks for taking part in the activities and what goes on in... More

Beverly Hills, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chris the owner is really what makes this hostel. His welcoming and unending hospitality really set the tone of our stay from the start. Pros: Room was cheap Hot tub was perfect after a day-night out Lots of local info and tips for day trips Kitchen was well equipped and there was free pasta, rice and fresh herbs grown in... More

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crash1977, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

Ozie ozie ozie !! thanks for taking the time to leave a review guy glad we were a nice break out of the van hope you found all the cool spots i pointed out !! safe travels to you More

Delta, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a private room for 3 nights. Comfortable bed and clean room. The kitchen was kept clean by everyone staying there, it was organized and easy to find everything you needed. The lounge was great after a long day of sightseeing. Free movies to watch, pool table and an easy space to meet other people. The location was... More

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crash1977, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to leave a review we appreciate it. We always try to ensure our guests feel like part of the family rather than just a number. going the extra mile is what i expect from my staff and super pleased to hear that they did this for you. hope you find many more great places... More

Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The initial plan was for myself and my partner to stay at a hotel/ motel, however due to the lateness of our bookings- they were way too expensive so decided to stay here in a double private room. We were both pleasantly surprised. The place was clean and tidy, the staff friendly and helpful. The bed was extremely comfortable- we... More

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crash1977, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

Thank you guys i am super stoked we exceeded you expectations :) we would love to have you back anytime hope you had a great weekend and look forward to seeing you again in the future :) travel safe. More

Auckland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We were a group of 7, staying at CrashPalace for a Weekend on our way through NZ. All of us agreed that this is the best hostel we've ever been to! It is located in the very center of Rotorua, quite close to restaurants, pubs and supermarkets. There were a lot of parking spaces in front of it to park... More

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crash1977, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

Cheers for taking the time to leave a review guys i really appreciate it. super stoked you had a great time with us pity you guys ate to much and didn't make the rest of the pubcrawl lol ! safe travels to you all have a blast in this beautiful country remember to check out the secret spots i gave... More

Waiheke Island, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I came down for a conference in rotorua, and stayed for five nights. It was a great place to stay, the rooms were lovely and clean, as was the spa, and the staff were very friendly and helpful! AWESOME!

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crash1977, Owner at Crash Palace, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review ladies. glad you had a great conference. hope to see you back next time your in town. More

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Address: 1271 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua 3210, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Rotorua District > Rotorua
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