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Mount Backpackers

0.4 km from Mount Maunganui centre
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
87 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Kitchen was swarming with bugs first thing in the morning, cooking facilities are poor. really dirty oven and stove top. Dirty floors in the showers and toilets, no loo roll in two of the toilets for the whole time i was there. (staff were advised!)...More

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    Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

    They have a cat! So don't stay here if you are allergic. The kitchen is ok, but all the tables are outside, so it's not so nice when it's raining. The laundry machine is really bad, and there aren't any places to dry the clothes...More

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    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    Location was the only good thing going for it...Rude greeting, hurried instructions, dirty everywhere, 1 ancient stove for everyone barely worked, stacked in like sardines, tight stairs, nowhere to sit comfortably...Worst backpackers I have ever stayed.Cancelled booking after 1st night.More

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    Response from Stewart F, Manager at Mount Backpackers

    You were unhappy when you checked in ! You were unhappy when you stayed here ! You were unhappy when you left ! I can't see how we could have made your stay any better !!! A backpackers is not for you ... better to...

    Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

    Location is great, it's just around the corner from the beach. You can rent surf boards, wet suits and bicycles at the reception which was nice. However, the hostel was packed full. The rooms are tiny, there's only one small kitchen and few toilets and...More

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    Reviewed 23 November 2016

    Whilst the location is really good, everything else was really poor. The bathrooms were dirty, people had left their toiletries, toilet paper and other stuff they no longer wanted on the floor, there was also mold on the roof of all the showers (see picture)....More

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    Room Tips
    "avoid the front rooms; they will be loud"
    pip_sarah, 11 months agoRead review
    "sleep furthest from the road front"
    L5377WNdavidt, over a year agoRead review
    "Only good for surfers & partiers who stay up all night & sleep during the day, & don't care..."
    Christine M, over a year agoRead review
    "Watch out for rooms near street, they may have a bit of noise"
    LauraTravelNZ, over a year agoRead review
    "Not the 16 bed dorm."
    lolcas, over a year agoRead review
    "the 10 beds dorm has AC for the summer, it's amazing !"
    alexandra-antonini, over a year agoRead review
    "Stayed in double room #5 - on the end of the building so you have more light and."
    Stuart D, over a year agoRead review
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