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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

What a great place the bay is! Super sociable courtyard area - met loads of cool people and had a great time, the hostel is clean and well looked after and the staff are super helpful and friendly couldn't ask for more! Love the place will definition stay again in future

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Auckland, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

I stayed in Bay Adventurer over the weekend of 19-21 February 2016, having previously stayed several times in Saltwater Lodge (which was excellent). I was put in Room 18, which was like an oven, and very dirty, and the shared bathroom had lots of green mould in the shower. I could not sleep, and developed a severe allergic reaction to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I really enjoyed our stay at Bay Adventurer. The staff was really helpful when we needed anything and was very friendly. The dorm rooms are basic and ok, I have nothing to complain about them. The kitchen and the showers could have been a little bit more clean. Good atmosphere, but can get a bit noisy in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with other people because they picked it. Yes it definitely has good facilities in terms of pool, hot tub, tennis courts etc. However dorm rooms were crowded and hot and curtains had some holes in. Also some dorms obviously had long term residents which were filthy as a result with stuff spewing out of the doorways onto the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a few nights this week. Check in was quick and was given tour of the place. Staff seemed to be friendly enough, particularly with the long termer's which is nice to see. Stayed in Dorm for 6 people, a little cramped with backpacks but was clean and had a comfortable bed. Bathrooms need to be modernised, look old... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

This hostel was nice, the rooms were comfortable (apart from the heat and lack of air conditioning) due to it being 30 degrees plus I had to be out of my 6 share dorm by around 9am as outside was hotter than in. Upon arrive the kitchen was filthy however this was cleaned pretty much as we arrived. The fridges... More 

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Paihia, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

Great place to stay for a Backpacker. Lots of people to meet and relax with in the day and evenings. Many facilities to include an outdoor swimming pool and hot tub that are cleaned regularly, use of the tennis courts as well as having 2 kitchens with the equipment you'll need for your stay. The location is ideal as it... More 

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Bay of Islands, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

Found this hostel by luck on hostel world, booked 2 weeks and ended up cancelling our stay at salt water and base to stay here longer.. facilities are amazing for backpackers- swimming pool hot tub- both cleaned regularly 2 kitchens with all the equipment you could need. Free unlimited wifi, tennis courts and the main point a large courtyard to... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

The facilities are great and the staff are friendly. Location is excellent, just minutes from the beach. Loved the communal area outside as it was a great way to get to know your fellow guests. Would recommend, we will certainly be back again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

I was pretty happy with this place. The hostel really looked like a beach resort, people at the reception were so nice and attentive and you had the necessary facilities at hand. Very close to the town centre and the beach. The wifi was sometimes really slow and the rooms weren't always cleaned properly, but overall I enjoyed my time... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Bay Adventurer

Address: 26-28 Kings Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: $20 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bay Adventurer 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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