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    Harbourside City Backpackers

    105 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    25/02/2018 26/02/2018
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    • Excellent51%
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    • Average11%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The hostel staff were extremely pleasant, welcoming and very friendly and check-in was quick and efficient. I was able to use the lift to take my suitcase up one floor which was great. I was shown to my room by a member of staff who...More

    Thank 1sam
    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded yesterday

    Kia Ora Sam! WOW what an amazing review! You've ticked all the boxes here, awesome to read you've had such a pleasant stay! Please stop by again some day! Safe travels! Renee

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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Couldn’t fault the place!! The staff are amazing, nothing is too big for them! They will help you out whichever way they can and they make you feel welcome the second you walk through the door! Hostel is very good for the price, and the...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded yesterday

    Hi there! Thank you so so much for this awesome review! I really appreciate it you taking the time to write us such great feedback! Whenever you're in the area again, please top by! Safe travels! Kind regards, Renee

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Harbourside city Backpacker is a really good place. I don't use to let commentary on internet but this time I really have to say how much I love this place. The Staff(reception and cleaning), the rooms, wonderful view on the balcony, really nice ambiance all...More

    Thank margaux l
    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded yesterday

    Kia Ora Margaux! I have to say, you were such a lovely guest to have! Always smiling, always happy, very pleasant to have around! Thank you so much for this lovely review, I really appreciate it! It's sad to see such awesome guests leave, however...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Don't bother staying here if you're just passing through. I'm sure it's fine if you are working as these people are all that the hostel caters for. Forget about fridge space, sofa space, kitchen space. All taken over by long term residents. Forget about meeting...More

    Thank Luke S
    Response from happynztraveller77, Owner at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Luke, I'm sorry to hear you did not enjoy your stay. At the moment it is high season and we are very unlucky with the cyclone hitting the pacific which causes a lot of rain here in the Bay of Plenty. We are not...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Despite the wifi and the showers it's really good. Nice kitchen, good people and beautiful view. The staff is really nice and always ready to help in what you need. For sure I will stay here in my next time in Tauranga!More

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

    Rodrigoooo! Thanks for the review! Not a lot we can do about the wifi and water pressure as it's one of Tauranga's oldest buildings. However it does come with character! And glad you enjoyed the kitchen/balcony area and you met a great amount of lovely...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$25 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 27
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    • Tauranga
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    Room Tips
    "Room 210. Its the best. (If you need alone time just go out on the firesteps outside the window)."
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    "Ask to be put on the long term stay list as asson as your arrive If you are looking for work."
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    "rooms on first floor have better wifi"
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    "Ahahahha all rooms are good"
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