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    On the Beach Backpackers & Lodge

    46 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good42%
    • Average15%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “free kayaks” (12 reviews)
    “double room” (11 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (21 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 120 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed two nights in a 4 share dorm. This hostel has several buildings and they each have their kitchen and lounge. I really loved that. It felt like living in an apartment more than a hostel. And the kitchen was never crowded. The staff...More

    Thank Ingridgig
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great location, friendly staff, comfortable apartment (2 bedrooms, kitchen, and living area). The location is 25min walk to the shops/cafes/restaurants of Whitianga but offers direct access to a beautiful beach just across the road which is a big perk.

    Thank NYDCwanderer
    Response from Onthebeachwhiti, Owner at On the Beach Backpackers & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the review we are glad you enjoyed staying with us in our recently renovated apartments.

    Reviewed 22 October 2017

    I stayed with a group of friends only for one night and I wished we could have stayed longer. The staff was really nice and gave us advice on the things we could do around the area the next day. The rooms were good, it...More

    Thank Irene M
    Response from Onthebeachwhiti, Front Office Manager at On the Beach Backpackers & LodgeResponded 5 November 2017

    Thanks for staying with us at On The Beach Backpackers, we are happy your group enjoyed their stay and the facilties. We try our best to make our guests comfortable.

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    Lovely quiet hostel, very clean and comfortable, everything i needed, nice staff- Sally very helpful, close to amenities, just across the road from the beach, within driving range of most of Coromandel Peninsula and also the hostel had lots of succulent plants growing that I...More

    Thank Ros G
    Response from Onthebeachwhiti, Owner at On the Beach Backpackers & LodgeResponded 6 October 2017

    Great to hear you had a relaxing break at our hostel and our staff looked after you. We hope to see you back again.

    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    Great stay, the room had just been revamped so very clean. Ideal for family, with good space. Friendly staff. Arrived late but although the the office was closed all the information was waiting for us. Would recommend as it was also close enough to Hot...More

    4  Thank Alistair M
    Response from Onthebeachwhiti, Owner at On the Beach Backpackers & LodgeResponded 6 October 2017

    Thank you for your review, great to hear you enjoyed our recently upgraded family rooms.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$35 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Whitianga
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    "Private and well equipped"
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    "There's an extra shower in what looks like a wardrobe in the kitchen."
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    "double, en suite room had great view"
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