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The Mousetrap Backpackers

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights and absolutely loved it. Location is very good, only a 5 min walk from the bus stop and still outside of the hustle of the main street. The hostel itself was really homelike and also surprisingly very very clean. Staff...More

Thank Emilia H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here with my boyfriend for 3 nights over the weekend. We're getting the Stray bus around NZ but we're slightly older than the norm and don't really want to stay in base/some of their go-to hostels. I booked this hostel on booking.com, and...More

Thank Alt20
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Stayed in a private room which was clean and comfortable. The room was very warm but, a fan was provided. Facilities - kitchen, bathrooms and communal areas all clean and tidy. Staff very helpful and friendly. Located very centrally and short walk to main shops/restaurants...More

Thank Frankie M
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Walking into the mousetrap backpackers hostel is like walking into a family. Jake and Nikki are so warm and welcoming which is infectious. The rooms a very comfortable and fluffy fresh towels are provided in the private rooms. The views on the veranda are stunning...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Stayed in one of the rooms at the front of the property, other than a short walk to the bathroom it was a good spot, spacious and clean. Location of the hostel is great for the bars (if that’s your thing) or if you want...More

Thank Kat V
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$30 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
7
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New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
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The Mousetrap Backpackers Paihia, Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
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"Rooms with two bed are on the living room so you might get disturbed in the morning"
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"I really like a private room, because you never know who you are in the dorm with."
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"If you'd like to have a private room in a hostel: definetly in this room where you can enjoy the silence."
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"Hotel has a "quiet" policy at 11:00 pm."
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