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    BoBs Hostel (formerly Finns Global Backpackers)

    8 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Monday the 16th of October, myself & a few friends went to this particular backpackers to inquire about rooms ect. On arrival we had a gentlemen sitting at his computer who didn't attempt to greet us nor go out of his way to make us...More

    Thank IsabellasMum23
    Response from Barry M, General Manager at BoBs Hostel (formerly Finns Global Backpackers)Responded 5 days ago

    Tena koe Firstly we take serious offence to your comments as they are absolutely untrue! Our property caters for international backpackers and welcomes nationalities from around the world, with our main kaupapa(policy) being to provide a welcoming and safe accommodation for all our guests. We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    One of the Best back-packer Hostels in Taupo giving value for money. We were a group of 8 friends and booked bunkers beds in this hostel in advance and had a comfortable stay and got a very good deal online. However, rest rooms need to...More

    Thank krazikams
    Response from Barry M, Manager at BoBs Hostel (formerly Finns Global Backpackers)Responded 1 week ago

    Kia ora Thank you for your comments, and yes the property is undergoing a upgrade, but as we are also still open for business the project is being done in stages. We are pleased you appreciated the great discounted rates we are offering from as...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I wanted a very cheap backpackers that I hadn't booked in advance on a drive from Wellington to Auckland. Got a clean but rough room that had a sign on the door, telling me that the whole place was being renovated. No sign of any...More

    Thank Martin B
    Response from Barry M, General Manager at BoBs Hostel (formerly Finns Global Backpackers)Responded 1 week ago

    Kia ora Thank you for your comments, and yes the property is undergoing a upgrade, but as we are also still open for business the project is being done in stages. All rooms still waiting to be refreshed and or over the downstairs bar have...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Awesome staying at BOB'S Backpackers. Very friendly and helpful staff. Theo was very helpful and put us in room 13 as brand new bedding, comfy bed and freshly painted. Very cosy and very clean room, we were very impressed. Thanks heaps Theo, you know your...More

    Thank PandE25
    Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

    Kia ora We are so pleased you enjoyed our hospitality especially your stay in one of our freshly upgraded rooms, our friendly and helpful manager Theo, the great outdoor deck space and our guest kitchen! We do hope you come stay again soon! Many thanks

    Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

    By far the best value for money hostel I have stayed in nz. I am travelling by myself, although the hostel isnt amazingly lively, still managed to meet some great people. Place was clean and had friendly reception and staff. Room was quiet and could...More

    Thank ksqueeza
    Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

    Kia ora We are very happy you enjoyed your stay in our hostel especially our friendly staff, cleanliness and great rates! Our guest's experience is important to our team. Yes, we are currently upgrading the property and do appreciate our guest's patience and understanding during...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$13 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Taupo
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