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YHA Bay of Islands Paihia

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“the kitchen”(31 reviews)
“bunk beds”(6 reviews)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a dorm room of 4 between 4 of us, with an en suite. It was very comfortable. With the window in the bathroom and the one in the bedroom open during the day you got a good cross breeze, and at night with...More

Thank Zoe D
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 1 week ago

Hi Zoe Thanks for taking the time and trouble to provide your feedback. Regards Andy

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Loved this hostel - it is very comfortable, close to town (3 min walk from the beach) and clean. The kitchen is big and has everything you could want. The showers are good and beds comfortable. The price is very reasonable - we stayed in...More

Thank Chris R
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to rate our Hostel on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to read that you loved our Hostel and I wish you well for your travels in our country. Regards Andy Hostel Owner.

Reviewed 24 November 2017

Super clean, safe, great and welcoming atmosphere! The staff is always there to give you sweet local tips of things to do and will help with any bookings of activities. Great laundry facilities for those who are day-hiking or walking the Te Araroa trail and...More

Thank roseschos
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 26 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to pass on your most positive comments on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to read that you found our Hostel to be super clean safe and had a welcoming atmosphere. I look forward to the opporttunity of...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

I've stayed here for four nights and the staff was very friendly. The rooms are quite small and not too comfortable. The bunk bed didn't allow me to sit upright in the lower one which was a bit of a nuisance. Anyway, it was clean...More

Thank OkamiCaro
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post your experiences on Trip Advisor I was pleased to read you found our staff friendly and our hostel clean. I have noted your comments about our bunks and will look into this. I hope you enjoy the remainder...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great couple of nights here in a clean comfy double room with private ensuite. Staff were so helpful and friendly - always smiling. Loved the great kitchen with good size shelves for your supplies. Great herb garden for guests. Communal jigsaw being completed...More

Thank Serendipian
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 8 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time and trouble to submit your feedback on your stay here at the YHA Bay of islands Paihia. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed you enjoyed your room our staff and facilities. I hope you enjoy your time travelling...More

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Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$39 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$39 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Pippa65
28 September 2014|
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Response from Andy L | Property representative |
Hi Pippa, We have single rooms at our Paihia hostel for $89.10 per night for members or $99 for non members. All rooms have an ensuite bathroom and you can book directly by email. Unfortunately I am unable to include our... More
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"I would aim for one of the rooms on the top floor as it is quieter."
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"Rooms in the center of the hostel tend to have the best wifi."
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"Ask Andy or his staff as there is a lovely range of options. We enjoyed the Dolphin Room."
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"stay on the top floor for a quieter room."
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