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On the Beach Backpackers & Lodge

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  • 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
Self-Serve Laundry
3.0 Star Hotel
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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 2 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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Traveller (43)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (2)
Hotel & Grounds (37)
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$35 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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
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