On The Beach Backpackers Hostel - Whitianga

46 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand, 3510  show map
 2 stars
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On The Beach Backpackers Hostel - Whitianga

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Meeting facilities

Business center

Sports activities

Table tennis

Canoeing

Outdoor tennis court

Overview

On The Beach Backpackers Hostel is a popular property, set walk from the beachfront.

This hostel is situated 1250 meters away from The Waterworks and Cathedral Cove. Serving contemporary specialties, Jandals Cafe is about 950 meters away.

Fast access to Auckland International airport within 85 km is provided.

Rooms

On The Beach Backpackers Hostel comprises 24 rooms fitted with a personal computer, wireless internet, television and a dressing area. The rooms also have a carpet floor. On The Beach Backpackers Hostel provides guests with shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

The property offers a shared kitchen.

Services

A business center, a safe deposit box, free self parking and free private parking can be used on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   24.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

46 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand, 3510

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City Center
  • Whitianga
    700 ft
Airports
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    24

Rooms and availability

Family Room
Bed type: Double bed
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Bed 4-Bed Dormitory Room
Bed type: 1 Bunk bed
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This heated room has a shared bathroom.

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    Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds
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    Private room with access to shared bathroom facilities. This room has no capacity for extra guests.

    Room facilities
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      Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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      Private room with access to shared bathroom facilities. This room has no capacity for extra guests.

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        Bed 12-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
        Bed type: 1 Bunk bed
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        This heated room has a shared bathroom.

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          How to reach hostel

          hostel On The Beach Backpackers Hostel - Whitianga Whitianga location
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          Hostel Address:

          46 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand, 3510

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          City Center
          • Whitianga
            700 ft
          Airports
          Hostel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  10 am
          • Number of rooms:
            24

          On The Beach Backpackers Location

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          Local attractions

          • The Waterworks - 9.0 mi
            471, The 309 Road, Coromandel
          • Cormandel Forest Park - 11.9 mi
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          • Mercury Bay - 11.9 mi
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          Near the hostel

          • Cathedral Cove - 4100 ft
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            Hostel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  10 am
            • Number of rooms:
              24
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            On The Beach Backpackers Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at On The Beach Backpackers

            Average guest rating

            8.4out of 10
            Superb
            Based on 31 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Couple
              10.0

              Such a lovely location, our large bright sunny room had a view of the sea. We really liked the way the hostel is split between houses so you have facilities shared between smaller numbers of people, its like a house share rather than a big hostel. Lots of free stuff too - Booked.nets, spades for hot water beach, beach towels, DVD.s, fishing rods. The team are really friendly and helpful. We were sad to leave and hope to come back sometime next year. Make sure you pick some pipis for dinner whilst you are there!

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Friendly atmosphere, cheap, great location

              The tiny sink

            • Single
              9.2

              Lovely and clean. Booked a double room in one of the lodges, shared kitchen and bathroom with another guest, but plenty of space. Beach straight across the road.

              Can't think of anything to dislike. Only thing to note: it's a longish walk from town if you don't have your own transport

            • Family with children
              8.2

              The owner andthe manager are very nice. Helpto privode me tols to repair my bag. Alsothey provide feee wifi, though only 20m. But it is very convenient to plan next dayZs trip. Most other hotels try to penny customers on wifi.

              over all its good . maybe more spacious

            • Couple
              7.8

              Very nice stay, friendly staff. I wasnt housed with any lice ridden weirdos so thanks very much:)

              All things considered, for instance price, there is nothing I didnt like about the Lodge.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              The friendly and helpful staff, then the location, a beatiful beach just across the street. Sharing with interesting fellow travellers,all helped to make our "must do bucket list" expericence worth it.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Excellent value for money, with splendid, friendly staff. Many hobbies/activities catered for, and every possible gadget, sporting and fishing sport available either free (with deposit) or for low cost. Would unhesitatingly recommend to anyone.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              Very friendly stuffs and the manager, one of us missed a valuable ring and got returned, I got great support to fix my car's remote control, that let us to depature on time, also realy enjoy the quick and clean rooms.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              What I liked most about the lodge was the price and location.

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              Helpful staff,clean and tidy, good facilities,close to beach and walk to town centre......good place to meet foreign travellers

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              All good. Friendly staff, great location, clean as :-)

            • Couple
              5.8

              It was close to the sea.

              The sheets smelt funny and gave off some kind of fumes that made it hard to sleep.

            • Couple
              9.2

              The rooms were lovely, and the place was really quiet at night, plus the price was amazing.

            • Single
              9.2

              Easy to find, friendly, a kitchen in each flour, enough showers and toilets for the flour I was. I was just for one night, but it was a good stop.

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              Great location - right on the beach Free use of Booked.nets was a good touch too!

            How to reach hostel

            hostel On The Beach Backpackers Hostel - Whitianga Whitianga location
            Show big map »

            Hostel Address:

            46 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand, 3510

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Whitianga
              700 ft
            Airports
            Hostel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  10 am
            • Number of rooms:
              24