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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible0%
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“beautiful town”(2 reviews)
“awesome spot”(2 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Suites
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostel has a great location, just one street away from the beach and it's a really good surf spot. It's cozy family hostel, with everything you need, good value for the money and a free breakfast in the morning. The staff and owners are...More

Thank _martinaiv
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Admittedly we arrived late from Hamilton but it was as if we were not expected despite paying in advance. Matresses uncomfortable, barely enough bedding, no towels. If there was breakfast included, we weren't told. 1 toilet for 8 people is not enough. We all declined...More

Thank Amanda C
Response from SurfnStay, Manager at NZ Surf n StayResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Amanda, Thank you for your review. During the winter period our reception closes earlier as number of visitors fall, however, we are always on site or near by to receive customers. May be because you arrived around 8pm, you had the impression we were...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018

I had an absolutely amazing time at Surf n Stay, I opted for a 6 person dorm and found the accomodation to be very tidy. Its also right in front of the beach. I brought a 6 night surf n stay package which also included...More

Thank schen92
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Thank you for the nice accomodation! We had a separate unit with an own BBQ grill, a big kitchen, luxurious bathroom - just a great stay in Whangamata! Our surf lesson was so much fun and we learned in just 1 hour how to ride...More

Thank VerenaTobi
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I have to say a huge Thanks to Kat, Mauro and the staff for accommodating me. Kat taught me so much about the water, the right techniques in surfing, not getting into bad habits and the knowledge of being in the water, catching the right...More

Thank Google U
Response from SurfnStay, Owner at NZ Surf n StayResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks!! 😁

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NZ Surf n Stay Whangamata is a beach house for all that are looking for a comfortable beach accommodation just 1 minute walk to the beach and 5 minutes to the town shops. Hosted by friendly staff to provide you ...More with an easy, affordable, yet unique experience in Whangamata, New Zealand. With a onsite certified surf school and hire equipment store to do many fun adventurous activities on your stay with us. Surf Camp packages offered, including surf lessons, equipment, yoga with accommodation. You can book discounted package directly with us, or just book a night or two and relax within a family owned business. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (20)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Liz J
25 February 2015|
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Response from SurfnStay | Property representative |
Hi Liz!! I just e-mailed you with all details for your booking! Thanks for getting in touch with us and hope to hear from you soon! Mauro and Katrina
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"Pay $1 more to get a 4 person dorm instead of 6 person dorm"
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"Beach Side Unit"
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"the shared rooms are very clean and the beds comfy!"
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"If you travel by your self I recommend the dorms, clean and confortables. If you travel with 4 or more..."
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