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Loft 109 Backpackers Hostel

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Overview
109 Devonport Road, Tauranga 3110 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
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Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

The place is very expensive for what you receive. You feel like the staff is always watching you, always looking above your shoulder and commenting and controling all your acts. Too many silly rules... The shower and the lights are minuted so I ended up...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank Melanie M
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Not bad. They have lockers for the guests who stay hear for valuables etc Why do they give u keys to look the rooms if they advise that no one locks them. But little disconcerting that the rooms are not locked automatically by the doors...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

I am a British traveller and had my share of experiences in hostels but this one was by far the worst and most bizarre experience! I felt uncomfortable and not at all welcome in this place. The manager and assistant were so unfriendly and unpredictable....More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank Charlotte O
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

We felt like we were strangers in someone’s home Very strange that everything was locked down at 10pm so you had to go to bed. You couldn’t relax so you didnt get value for money. One of the staff members hogged the TV so no...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Phoebe B
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Hi, we’re two german girls and stayed in the loft 109 more than three weeks, which was one of our best times in New Zealand! The hostelowner Dave was a really nice person and helped us with a lot of things, especially with our work....More

Date of stay: April 2018
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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
$24 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
$24 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
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Amyliz91
Feb 17, 2018
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"Make sure the mattress is good as a couple of people had massive bends in theirs making for uncomfortable..."
ReneeM474
Feb 6, 2017
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"I liked the 6 bed female dorm upstairs. A very nice and bright room, it even has a balcony!"
Anna-Lena_Lene_Anna
Nov 1, 2016
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"There are two lovely public balconies which all guests have access to, so choose the cheaper double room..."
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Dec 8, 2012
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