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Harbourside City Backpackers

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  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Was staying here for kiwi season one of the best places too meet awesome people had a really great experience here and will miss the drunken nights on the balcony and la mexa 😂 I really enjoyed my stay here and would like too thank...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I really recommend this hostel to stay in Tauranga on a holiday. Do not try to save 3 or 4 dollars per night to go to Central Backpackers which is terrible. For not much more, Harbourside offers you such a better experience that it's not...More

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

Hi Charlotte, Wow thanks for the awesome review! All these compliments, you make us blush! Thanks for staying and please come back some day! Regards, Renee

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were extremely friendly, even though I was only in and out of the hostel morning and night everytime I interacted with any of them they were always willing to help! Erwin definitely was very helpful in giving recommendations of what to do. Great...More

Thank Phoebe D
Response from Sarah M, Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hi Phoebie, Thank you so so much for this lovely review! We are already looking forward having you over again! Safe travels! Renee

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I already have sentiments for this hostel. I got nz 2 years ago and I lived there for 4 months. Is always a pleasure go to visit old friends and remember good moments. Always clean and tidy.. good vibes around, the staff are so cool...More

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Response from Sarah M, Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

Matteo!! Thank you so much for this awesome review! It's the people like you who make this hostel so great! Renee

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There’s too many thing to list about how much I loved staying Harbourside!! But most importantly it’s the people who make it, they become your family. From everyone staying there to the strong force that runs it. To the wonderful Renee who became one of...More

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Response from Sarah M, Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

Luiza, thank you soooo much for this lovely review! We miss you all so much here at Harbourside and we have all decided that you need to return asap! The place is not the same without you! Until we meet again, hopefully soon!!! Renee

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US$49 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$49 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"210 baiseur de la mère 😉"
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"friendly, clean, good enviroment."
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"room with 6 people in it"
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"Room 210. Its the best. (If you need alone time just go out on the firesteps outside the window)."
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