The block we were put in had what can only be described as an animal smell in both the communal areas and the room. There was insufficient light in the dorm room. Three toasters in the kitchen, none of which worked. This is expensive compared to other hostels in New Zealand which are far superior. It just didn't feel clean.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- 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. YHA Whitianga has backpacker accommodation of multi-share rooms (some are en-suite) as well as double and twin rooms in self-contained units. Relax in our clean, comfortable home-like accommodation with all the necessary hostel facilities – well-equipped self catering kitchen, common areas and outside BBQ. ... more less
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