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On the Beach Backpackers Lodge

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YHA Whitianga, On the Beach Backpackers is a friendly beachfront hostel with huge bay windows with stunning views over Mercury Bay, on the Coromandel Peninsula, a holiday spot loved by New Zealanders. Close to Hot Water Beach and Cathedral Cove. YHA Whitianga has accommodation to suit everyone from singles, couples and families. Free wifi and Kayaks available.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
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Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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We had a twin room on this hostel, the rooms are quite small but manageable. The communal areas are great. In our situation we were only sharing the kitchen, living room and bathroom with one other room. We always have access to the areas when we wanted it. They were always
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The place is really close to the beach and has its own parking. The rooms are clean and have plenty of sun lights. We arrived after the check-in time and that was not a problem at all as we were left an envelope at the reception with all the instructions to find out room and all
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First, I really liked Sue. And this hostel is a great location, has free parking, wi-fi (not the greatest but gets the job done), and you can use kayaks and bikes (I didn't but they were available). The reason I give this hostel a 2 is because my roommates were disgusting and
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We had three nights at this excellent hostel in Whitianga on the Coromandel Peninsula in New Zealand. It was a great base for exploring the area including Hot Water Beach, Cathedral Cove and Coromandel Town We had a self contained unit which was clean and comfortable. The
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I stayed for one night in the block at the front looking out into the beach. Parking is at the front outside the gate. I stayed in a 12bed dorm. Clean & beds were comfortable. Not nearly enough plugs /electrical outlets & no individual lockers at this hostel. I was given a piece
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"Wherever people aren't living"
"Have your dinner early to avoid having to queue for the BBQ!"
"Private and well equipped"
"book through email for special offer not booking site"
"There's an extra shower in what looks like a wardrobe in the kitchen."
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PRICE RANGE
$44 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandWaikato RegionCoromandel PeninsulaWhitianga
NUMBER OF ROOMS
24
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