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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Located close enough to town but not too far. Right across the road from the beach so you can take your morning coffee and watch the waves crash in. Loveley old building - loved my room! Big kitchen with everything you need to cook.

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United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

One of my favourite hostels in my 11 weeks spent traveling round NZ. Booked to stay for 2 nights - ended up staying for 8! Lisa and Marcus are fantastic hosts. Friendly, really helpful and lovely people. Lovely old building, with lots of character. The place is very clean and well looked after. Parts of it are a bit dated... More 

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Stayed in a 4 share, Room 23 and it was so poorly located. It was right where the bicycles were stored, next to the laundry room and beneath the bathrooms. This made things noisy when people were doing their laundry and showering. A power point was not working and the heater did not work either. Thankfully, we were able to... More 

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Oxford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The staff at the hostel were lovely - very helpful and informative - and my room was cosy (but a bit cold). The place is very centrally located and I enjoyed my stay as it was so near the town centre and the bus station, although I was frustrated that the internet connection didn't work.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Really nice location: seafront, just 5 mins from big supermarkets (pack'n'save, countdown), not far from the city centre. lil hostel almost empty winter time. very clean. nice lounge room. heaters in the rooms. nice garden. price is ok but you can find cheaper in the city centre. don't choose that one if you hope for some art deco experience, go... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights while we were in Napier. Run by a lovely couple (with very friendly dogs!), we mainly spoke to the lady of the house, who was really helpful and very welcoming. The hostel itself is well run, very clean and the room we stayed in was fantastic. Double bed, spacious, with a big... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 via mobile

We stayed two nights in the most amazing double room overlooking the beach. From our bed we could see the ocean, it was beautiful. The only problem was that the curtains were not lined so at night the street lights and beach front lights came straight into the room making deep sleep difficult. We ended up hanging a spare blanket... More 

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Slough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Excellent location on the Marine Parade. Close to everything. Just across the road from the beach. Very welcoming staff, very relaxed atmosphere. Cleaning in progress every day from 10.30. If there is something to pick on, that would be the smoking in the courtyard. I understand you cannot smoke anywhere in public buildings in NZ. The courtyard is still part... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

One of the most efficiently run hostels I have stayed in, and organised by a devoted and hard-working team with an almost family-feel. The kitchen is VERY clean and there are always people about tidying and cleaning. The outdoor area is great and good for getting people together. Place has real character and little touches like Marcus offering to get... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This hostel had a great view from room and kitchen. staff is very helpful. beads were comfortable and rooms were very clean. the hostel is inclose proximity to beach and have lots of attraction nearby. will stay again.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the beachfront close to Napier city centre, the YHA Napier hostel has character, fantastic sea views (all the way to South America!), spacious rooms, cheerful staff and a convivial atmosphere. Originally a waterfront hotel this rambling survivor of the 1931 Napier earthquake is now a top rated backpacker hostel by Hostelworld.com customers. Backpacker accommodation at YHA Napier includes comfortable twin, double, shared and single rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about YHA Napier

Address: 277 Marine Parade, Napier 4110, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Hawke's Bay Region > Napier
Price Range: $43 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Napier 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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