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    Harbourside City Backpackers

    105 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    3/09/2017 4/09/2017
    Traveller (27)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (5)
    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good24%
    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “the kitchen” (28 reviews)
    “double room” (5 reviews)
    “long term” (5 reviews)
    Wifi
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 136 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Harbourside City Backpackers was my accommodation a couple of times for work visits to Tauranga. I really like it there. I got a private room which was good value, and had an en suite shower room the second time. Basic but clean facilities and good...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Will, It was great having you! And hopefully we can welcome you many more times when you're in the area for work. Kind regards, Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers Team

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    Friendly, welcoming staff, who were very helpful. They have a nice kitchen with beautiful view of the harbour, balcony area where you can eat. Clean rooms. Perfect location. We really enjoyed our stay, thank you

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Rosie, Thank you for the lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay here at Harbourside! Kind regards, Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers Team

    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    Was very good, good customer service experience nice hangout areas, clean rooms, c.lean kitchen, nice people, I was able to use a bike for free and ride around the city, the people in the hostle were friendly, overall great experience.

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 10 July 2017

    Hi Ben, Thanks for your great review! We loved having you stay here at Harbourside! Please come back some day! For now, safe travels! Kind regards, Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers team

    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    Rooms are tiny, cold, damp and in need of a revamp I felt like I was staying in a creepy old orphanage Only 2 washing machines and 2 driers for the whole hostel which staff are using for most of the day to wash bed...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 10 July 2017

    Hi Sarah, Winter is here, which means it can get quite cold during the night. We just got these amazing new heaters in the rooms so these should keep you warm. It's one of the oldest buildings in Tauranga, which gives the building loads of...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    I spent a week at Harbourside, the room was good and the kitchen facilities were awesome. There is free parking an easy walk away and the location is close to all the restaurants and shops. The free wifi is a bit patchy and only accessible...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 7 July 2017

    Hi Leah, Thank you so much for your lovely review! The Wifi is indeed only accessible in certain parts of the building, this because it's a very old building with thick concrete walls. However the wifi is totally for FREE! :D Glad you enjoyed your...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$44 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 27
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    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
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    Traveller (27)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (58)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
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    Room Tips
    "Get one on the first floor near the stairs if you can for best internet"
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    "The female dorm is really nice"
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    "The Flat, like an own apartment. 4 Bed Rooms."
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    "The rooms on level 1 have en-suites, and you can get a twin or double room if you prefer"
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