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The Mousetrap Backpackers

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night earlier in the week. Awesome little backpackers friendly staff and rooms were great! Great kitchen and bathroom facilities. Big open lounges to sit and meet new people! Lovely outdoor areas as well.

Thank mara26894
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great backpackers - it was really clean, the bed was very comfortable, the shared space was lovely. We had a double room for two nights and really enjoyed it. It has lovely balconies where you can have your breakfast in the sun with a view of the sea. It is close to bars which is great if you want an...

Thank rlb237
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Where to start, I love this hostel! It was recommended to me by a friend and I'm so happy I got to stay here. It is a short walk from the bus stop and the city.The owner is friendly and informative. I stayed in a 4 bed dorm which was big enough and the lockers were massive. This hostel has...

Thank blot17
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed in the mouse trap for 4 nights with a friend, was a nice cosy and friendly hostel, clean with nice friendly staff. it's close to the beach, town and shops and restaurants. Some nights there were party's opposite that were loud until late. But I would stay again. Thankyou

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome hostel with a host that is more than friendly and helps you with everything. It is one of the cleanest hostel we have stayed in and it offers a beautiful view of the bay. The beds are comfy but make a little noise while turning.

Thank Tau3r
Marburg, Germany
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We really enjoyed this hostel. We loved the cozy and sweet charme in there. It was clean and had everything you needed for cooking. Outside are some good places to chill or read a book. Jake at the check-in took his time to explain us everything around the hostel and even explained us the thing about BBH (I highly recommend...

Thank Joofel
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We were here for 2 nights in a double bed private and couldn't have picked a prettier and cosier place to stay! Because we were on a guided tour that gets up very early each day, we had the chance to eat breakfast with a terrific view of the sunrise! Also, the owner was very nice and helpful; when we...

Thank kaja m
United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The house is really perfect for a backpackers with cute rooms to hang out in and a really spectacular balcony to watch the sunset (or sunrise if your up early!). Its also beautiful too and feels very cozy once inside, like a home away from home. For the price and the location you really can't go wrong and the stay...

Thank MackemAbroad
Reunion Island
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I stayed just one night but I very liked the place. Good emplacement, very close to to center and to the beaches. Very nice view of the islands close to the beaches. Very quiet. 3 kitchens, the one I used is small. Very good bed. Free off street car park and free wifi.

Thank TiGreg974
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We stayed for two nights in the studio accommodation separate from the main back packers building. This gave us great facilities for cooking our own meals, a private bathroom our own bbq and balcony to sit out on. Our only issue was the bed which was incredibly uncomfortable leaving my partner on the floor the second night. Jake couldn't do...

Thank FunkyMarshmallow

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Additional Information about The Mousetrap Backpackers

Address: 11 Kings Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: $42 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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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.”
Joofel, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Hotel has a "quiet" policy at 11:00 pm.”
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williex2016, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms 8 and 9 are at the back and are quiter”
MandyV81, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a room at the back of the hostel so you are less disturbed by the noise from the backpackers across the road.”
pcb7339, 8 Jan 2015 | Read review
“I am staying in twin room at room no 4. a good and quiet room.”
YiiA, 14 Apr 2013 | Read review
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