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A Plus Backpackers Lodge

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41 Te Iwiheke Place, Turangi 3334 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Spa
Golf Course
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was traveling across the north island, and I needed to rest for one night and found this backpacker lodge. The place was almost empty, and I thought it was abandoned, but finally found the guy in charge and he told me that it was...More

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Response from aplus360, Manager at A Plus Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you for your response and comments

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Stayed at this hostel for 5 nights and it was great! Ian is a great host and knows almost everything about thing to do in Taupo area and Mount Tongariro. He could also help you to book attractions such as skydiving, speedboat and a shuttle...More

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Response from aplus360, Manager at A Plus Backpackers LodgeResponded 14 January 2018

have a greta day and thank you for your comments

Reviewed 11 December 2017

A Plus Samurai Lodge is a very friendly hostel located on the outskirts of Turangi. It is run by a lovely couple who are able to supply a wealth of information & advice about the local area, especially local hikes & the Tongariro Crossing .The...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

A wunderful hostel and with very nice hostes they are so friendly funy and helpful you feel directly at home and you feel as a part of the family. They gave me a lot of tips what to see where to go and helped finding...More

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Response from aplus360, Owner at A Plus Backpackers LodgeResponded 20 June 2017

thanks for your comments. it is nice to host everyone from around the world, from the neutral swiss, to the europeans, asians, indians, americans..it is such a small world and we are all together in such love and companionship

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Staying at this hostel is great for doing the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The staff advised us not to take the shuttle back to the car-park, but just to hitch-hike, at is saved us 30 dollars per person. The hostel itself has an interesting atmosphere, everyone...More

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a 10 minute walk from the i site and supermarket.we are happy to pick up and drop off.deals with local shuttle to do the tongariro crossing.a relaxed family vibe in which to do hiking, skiing, trout fishing. More thermal activity. hiking in the kaimanawas forest park, exploring the local glow worm cave at okapata down shaft, and central located in the middle of the north island, to do hawkes bay winery , taranaki and mt egmont, and a half way point between auckland and wellington Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Spa
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$12 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
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Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$12 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
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Traveller (21)
Dining (5)
Room & Suite (2)
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wardclive
11 April 2015|
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Response from pluslodge | Property representative |
hi clive, yes ..we can accommodate your group of 15 ..2 family rooms of 4 each, and the remainder 7 in a dorm room ..can give you a reduced group discount. How does $18 pp sound. We can organise a shuttle for you, but not... More
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"Don't get a room next to the bathrooms if you want a quiet night of sleep"
trippy92
15 May 2017
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"Great Hostel for a Great Price! Felt like home!"
AdventureKelly
6 Mar 2017
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"share the love :)"
chloe1436
23 Mar 2016
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"end of the corridor, distance from the bathroom"
60petrag
11 Jan 2016
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