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On the Beach Backpackers
Top Economy Hotel

46 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 7886 5380

£14+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 381 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.6
  • 9.3
  • 4.6

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    About

    When you stay at On the Beach Backpackers in Whitianga, you'll be by the sea and minutes from Buffalo Beach and Whitianga Beach. This hostel is within close proximity of Lost Spring Thermal Pools and Shakespeare Cliff Lookout.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 24 guestrooms. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers.

    Amenities

    Make use of convenient amenities, which include wireless Internet access (surcharge) and tour/ticket assistance.

    Business, Other Amenities

    The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.

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    Amenities

    • Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Bicycle hire
    • No smoking
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 381 reviews
    • 9.7 "Wonderful beach."
      10.0 "Beach sports facilities are great, according to 100%."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      7.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 76%."
      10.0 "Great parking, according to 100%."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.1 "Perfectly clean."
      8.8 "88% said rooms were clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
      7.0 "70% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 8.9 "Good value."
      7.0 "70% thought it was a great value."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were small."
      0.5 "95% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.3 "97% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 209 reviews
    • 9.8 "Wonderful beach."
      10.0 "Beach sports facilities are great, according to 100%."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.0 "Perfectly clean."
      8.7 "87% said rooms were clean."
    • 8.5 "Vibe was good."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
      5.9 "Beds were acceptable for 59%."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 171 reviews
    • 9.8 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
    • 8.0 "Amenities are good."
      8.1 "81% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.0 "Vibe was good."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
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    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
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