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    Ariki Backpackers

    25 Ariki Street, New Plymouth, New Zealand
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    2017-11-05 2017-11-06
    Traveller (14)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good34%
    • Average20%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “own bathroom” (4 reviews)
    “great location” (13 reviews)
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Business Centre
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Nov 5Nov 6
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 56 reviews

    Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

    I had a private ensuite room for a couple of days and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Every staff member I met was friendly and welcoming and made my stay really pleasant. My room and the rest of the backpackers was lovely and clean as backpackers...More

    Thank Linda K
    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    Amazing backpackers! The staff, especially Rob, are really friendly and helpful. The hostel is well equipped and the rooms are a good size and are all unsuite. Everyone there is really friendly. The hostel is right in the centre of town, so you are opposite...More

    2  Thank Shauna B
    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    I stayed two nights in a 6 bed dorm with bathroom. The rooms are tiny. There isn't enough room for 6 beds and 6 backpacks it was a very tight squeeze. I suggest they make them 4 bed rooms I would of stayed longer if...More

    1  Thank Grace T
    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    Staff were outstanding with friendly greetings and a great attitude. The family room was good value for money. Our only issue was the bar located below our bedroom window that meant 'our family' didn't get much sleep on the busy bar nights!

    1  Thank Philip M
    Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at ariki for two nights and really enjoyed my time there. The location was absolutely perfect for getting around town without a car because it's right in the city centre. The staff are immediately very friendly and take the time to get to...More

    1  Thank Jill R
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    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • US$18 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Taranaki Region >
    • New Plymouth
    • Also Known As
    • Ariki Backpackers New Plymouth, New Zealand - Taranaki
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    Traveller (14)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
    Bathroom (1)
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    167 reviews
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    .25 km away
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    1.41 km away
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    .18 km away
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    Room Tips
    "Away from the pub"
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    "Book early as they do get some very busy and book on weekends when events are happening."
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    "Definietly pay the extra for a private room!"
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    "just don't."
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