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Bamboo Hostel

3.0 of 5 33 New Town Beach, Wailoaloa Beach, Nadi, Viti Levu, Fiji
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  • Location
    4 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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Waimanalo, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Prior to arriving in Fiji, I only booked my first night at Bamboo as I was not sure what my plans would be and where they would take me. By the end of my trip I had spent my entire 9 days in Fiji at Bamboo and have no regrets. Not only did I make traveling friends from all over... More

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Worcester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We stayed here as our first stop of our 3 weeks in Fiji. Everyone was so friendly and welcoming with recommendations of places to see. The room was clean but very basic (only cold showers etc.) We didn't find this a problem as were out most of the time and it was a cool place to come back to. They... More

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Nadi, Fiji
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I arrived in fiji in May and have based myself at bamboo for the last 5 months. The atmosphere is like living with a fijian family and the staff are so friendly and helpful. I'll definitely stay here again next time i'm in fiji. This place is more than just a gateway to the islands, it's a destination to visit... More

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Stuttgart, Deutschland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

a friend of mine and I stayed 7 days in October 2013 at Bamboo. When we hit the road we always stay in Hostels, therefore we know a lot of them and what to expect. But Bamboo really surprised us. We booked a private double room with our own bathroom. The room was quite big and the bathroom was clean.... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I never stayed at Bamboo Backpackers. This review is entirely based on my view that when it came down to it, they did not do the right thing. I was meant to stay here on my last night in Fiji after spending time diving in Kadavu. I had made a reservation on booking.com but was meant to pay when I... More

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the_fiji_islander, Manager at Bamboo Hostel, responded to this review

Bula vinaka, We are very sorry to hear about your situation and wish you all the best with your recovery. Our Management is completely unaware of your story and cannot find reference to it on our email or any other form of communication, and our accounts team has simply followed procedure. As we are not sure of reviewer’s identities, we... More

Dunedin, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

If you want to experience real Fiji atmosphere, go to this backpacker. All the staff is so friendly and helpful, we felt like part of the family there. I almost cried when we had to leave and in case I will come back, I´ll definately go there again. I agree with everyone here, it´s the best place we´ve ever visited... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

I travel many places in the world, I slept in hundreds of hostels but it's difficult to find something like the Bamboo Backpackers in Nadi. First of all the incredible hospitality of the Fijian people is priceless: they are genuine, caring, always helpful and they really want you to enjoy your stay without trying to rip you off or to... More

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Tugun, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

if travelling to nadi deffientnly stay at bamboo.... apsalutely wonderful and such welcoming atmosphere, fun and amazing staff.. had a incredible time.... certainly need to stay during your time in fiji.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013 via mobile

Friendly and very friendly staff that manage to remember your name and make you feel at home. My room was clean, a female 6-bed dorm with shared bathroom at a good rate. There are two cozy restaurants with tasty dinner choices and a nice bar with a pool table. And if you want, you can also meet peoply at the... More

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England, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We stayed in bamboo for three nights upon arriving in Fiji. Everyone was rather friendly, accommodation was basic but adequate for the price paid. We had a lovely stay and the people made the stay for us. Good stop before going to the islands. However, we were rather angered and upset to find out that we had been left out... More

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the_fiji_islander, Manager at Bamboo Hostel, responded to this review

Bula Vinaka. Thanks for the sweet comments and our sincere apologies about the confusion that you encountered on your Yasawa trip. Our island reservations team always strive to do their best to create and recommend awesome Fiji trips for budget travellers and are distressed to hear that your island plan was less than perfect. We have just finished a staff... More

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Address: 33 New Town Beach, Wailoaloa Beach, Nadi, Viti Levu, Fiji
Location: Fiji > Viti Levu > Nadi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Bamboo Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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