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    The Cats Pyjamas

    12 Albert Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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    2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (3)
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good20%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible12%
    29 Apr 2017
    “Last minute stay”
    5 days ago
    “Best Backpackers ”
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 44 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Know yourself. If you’re looking for a quiet room and classy accomodation at a low price, try heaven. The Cats Pyjamas is exactly what a hostel is meant to be. The staff were friendly and would always have time to sit, chat and share travelling...More

    Thank Joseph T
    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    Arrived at close to closing and staff was very helpfull. Wife and I stayed in the double. Property was clean and safe. Nice garden area to hang out with other guests. Very clean. Kitchen and common areas well equipped.

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    Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for two nights with our two year old daughter and don't understand the bad reviews. Clean and cozy. The garden is lovely too. Close to the beach and cheap take away just across the street. 500MB free wifi and after that 2$/500mb. Friendly girl...More

    Thank Eeva V
    Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

    .......complete with cockroaches. The Cats Pyjamas is for sale and consequently hadn't seen much in home improvement in a long time. Perhaps OK for youthful hardened budget travellers but for us, "mature" travellers it was pretty dire. No way I'd go back and probably have...More

    Thank SBL372
    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    Stayed in Ensuite Room !! nothing like pic on TA Gawdy décor with bright sticky sheets!! Needs a womans touch!! Kitchen and showers need upgrading, If you want sleep don't stay here as paper thin walls !!!!!! Management don't seem to care. Recommend looking elsewhere...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 7
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Whitianga
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