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42b College House

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  • Average3%
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“big kitchen”(5 reviews)
“free wifi”(9 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbig kitchenfree wifione nightwonderful atmosphereping pongsingle roomother guestsplace to stayback yardfamily runcity centrenew zealandrooms are cleanthe main streethome away from homeenjoyed our staygreat value for money
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My stay was from tues 13/2/18 - thurs 15/2/18. Upon check-in the host Matt was very friendly and welcoming. He showed me around the hostel and to my room. There was no lockers in the room which was a downside for me. The other only...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Only stayed for one night, but everything was great. Spoke to Matt on the Phone and he was very helpful, friendly and accommodating. The room was clean, the showers hot and the kitchen is big. There is a car park there but you can also...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Matt and Verena, this is YI from US who stayed at your place on 23th this month. Thank you for your great help for my hurt ankle. It's my pleasure to meet with you 2 two and another nurse Steve(?). I will stay at your...More

Thank ytravelling007
Response from Matt_Wanganui, Owner at 42b College HouseResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you very much YI. It would be lovely to see you again one day. All the best for you! Merry Christmas from sunny New Zealand Matt, Verena and Steve

Reviewed 24 October 2017

I had the best stay in 42b college house!! The rooms are clean and the atmosphere is amazing! The owner is so Nice and friendly, she makes you feel like Home. They have two sweet dogs and one cute bambi deer. I did woofing for...More

1  Thank Silke D
Reviewed 29 September 2017

College House backpackers is in an ideal location for exploring the city and region of Whanganui. It has a friendly and welcoming atmosphere and the possibility for socialising with other guests or being more private if you prefer. The hosts are helpful and very nice.

1  Thank Jasmine379
Response from Matt_Wanganui, Owner at 42b College HouseResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you Jasmine-great that you enjoyed staying with us. Have a great time Verena

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
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Price range
US$37 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$37 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"quieter, beautiful, helpfull, best views, cheaper, friendly, best"
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"Upstairs rooms would have better views."
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"Family room was lovely."
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"It was great to have the morning Sun bust through our large bedroom window overlooking the back garden."
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