I booked ahead and took the trouble to phone 24 hours in advance to check my reservation was OK. When I arrived, the two guys at reception couldn't find my booking. After leafing through lots of sheets of paper they eventually found a bed for me in what was effectively a staff…
It was worth for the price we paid. Neat and tidy place. Good location. Hospitality is fine.Happy to come again. To extend facilities the hotel should think about these arias. Poor room ventilation Need safety arms for the upper bunk beds.
The owner of this place is very nice and has a lot of time to talk to guests about what to do around Paihia. However, there is another man working there who was not as nice. At 9pm he asked us to leave the hostel for the evening as we were making too much noise, even though one…
Stayed here with my boyfriend. Clean room, great location. The staff are helpful in booking excursions and they have free kayaks to hire. The only down side is the main shared bathroom downstairs, incredibly dirty and full of bugs and flies. Apart from that we enjoyed our stay.
We enjoyed our stay in this hostel. The place was clean and the owners were very helpful and friendly. Good locations, close to the town and other hostels. Would stay here again if I come back to Paihia.
"After my experience I would advise to ensure you are not put in "Room 2" (the shared staff room)."
"online booking is the best"
"Avoid it altogether!"
"Do not book this hostel ever!"
"Only good for physically fit and healthy backpackers that want a cheap place to stay."