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    Blarneys Rock Backpackers & Internet Cafe

    1210 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
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    Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

    Nice backpackers hostel with about 8 rooms, making it not too big and crowdy. Beds and rooms are basic but fine. A kitchen for general use with shared fridge. The shared toilets and showers are fine. Washing machine can be used and there is a...More

    Thank Frank v
    Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

    It's a centrally located hostel, good if you have day trips starting real early from isite. It's a small, cosy and clean place. However, kitchen closes at night and wouldn't open till 7am, which means if you need to leave prior to that you have...More

    Thank frolicker_leon
    Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

    Centrally located to local amenities, the I-Site and buses. The owner was incredibly helpful with suggesting top places in the area to do, see and experience, from walks of Rotorua to events further afield. The bathroom facilities were either communal or just female, but coming...More

    Thank Paul S
    Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

    Blarneys Rock was a nice small hostel with cool people and good front desk help with discounts, ideas of free activities and bike rental. Dave the owner was very helpful although I was sort of weirded out by all of the notes of what you...More

    Thank tessaann28
    Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

    The hostel was small (only 1 floor) and quite old. There was a small kitchen, which got busy very quickly during dinner time. Also, the scents from the kitchen spread very quickly to my dorm room. The bathrooms were clean and working fine, but I...More

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    Room Tips
    "It is a backpackers hostel."
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    "There are mixed and non-mixed dorms. Up to you. It fills up quick because it's not as big as the major..."
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    "I was in room 5 and I think this was a good choice, as it was furthest away from the bathrooms, which would..."
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    "The 4 bed dorm was very noisy."
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