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Harbourside City Backpackers

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105 The Strand, Tauranga 3110 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
4 Star accommodation
About
Description
Our backpackers has a huge balcony with STUNNING VIEWS of the harbour, fantastic communal facilities, internet cafe, Free Wifi, free bikes, herbs & spices, DVD's, fishing rods & we book all local activities. We More accommodate up to 72 people in a variety of different rooms If you are after a CLEAN, FRIENDLY & RELAXED stay, at Harbourside Backpackers one night will turn into days. . . there is plenty to see and do - swimming with Dolpins, white-water rafting, scenic walks, surfing, relaxing on beautiful white sandy beaches and so much more! The bus station and information centre are a one-minute walk away... everything else you might need is just a short walk - we are the CENTER of town. Tauranga is a GREAT place to base yourself for a while and find work if you need your travel funds topped up! We offer weekly rates for those wanting to stay and work in the area, and can assist you in finding a job. We even have a van to help with transport. We look forward to sharing our beautiful region with you! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
$47 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Bay of Plenty Region > Tauranga
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Staff was very helpful and overall a very welcolming Hostel.Would stay here again!Recommend to any backpacker in search of work and accommodation.Great location and staff even organised transport to and from work.
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Response from SarahM14577, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City Backpackers
Responded 2 weeks ago
Ji Jack, Your review is much appreciated! Thanks for the great feedback, and enjoy the rest of your time here in New Zealand! If you're in the area, please stop by again! Happy travels! Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers
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Definitely, it is the best place I have stayed. Beyond the place, which is really beautiful, the attention is spectacular... Renée, Erwin and Mitch always willing to help you, with a smile on your face. Harborside city backpackers became my home for two months. I am too grateful
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Response from SarahM14577, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City Backpackers
Responded 2 weeks ago
Pilar! You make us blush with such an awesome review. You were an amazing guest, always happy and smiling in the morning! It was just great. Happy travels and would love to see you again some day! Enjoy! Renee, Harbourside Team
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Value for money. Basic necessities are available. Few steps to an array of pubs, restaurants and bars for nightlife hang out. In front of the Tauranga harbour and very close the town centre. Parking is free anywhere close by after 3pm.
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Response from SarahM14577, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City Backpackers
Responded Nov 8, 2018
Hi Jet, Thank you for your review! It is indeed a spot on location right!?! No better view for this price in town! Happy travels and stop by some time whenever you're in the area. Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers
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Lived here for 8 months & worked for another 6!! An amazing hostel in a great location, the balcony is probably the highlight of the whole place!! Everyone is friendly and Renee is a babe!! Great place to make friends and find work! Only a short walk from bars, shops & restaurant
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Response from SarahM14577, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City Backpackers
Responded Nov 8, 2018
Thank you so much for this lovely review! We Loved having you here at Harbourside! So sad to see guests leaving, but we always know that some day they'll be back! So some day we expect you to walk into that front door again! Happy travels and until we meet again! Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers
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Great stay at the Backpackers, right in the heart of Tauranga. Located right next to the waterfront, has a great friendly atmosphere with great food and drinking places right out the front door. Would be happy to stay again.
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Response from SarahM14577, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City Backpackers
Responded Nov 1, 2018
Hi there, Great to hear you've enjoyed yourself so much here at Harbourside! The location is spot on right! We'd love to see you back some time! Happy travels, Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers
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"Good bed size. Clean room and shower with toilet. A bit of a smell the minute you enter the room but can be aired out."
"You will have to walk upstairs two flights, but they offer a lift for your heavy bags."
"nil to add here"
"Mixed dorm for 4"
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