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North Wind Lodge Backpackers

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    Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

    Hosts       10/10 Cleanliness 10/10 Location    10/10 Value       10/10 Had room number 5 which suited 2A,1K and a newborn perfectly. Just a 5 min walk through beautiful bush to the raw coastline to explore. Accommodation Felt homely and did not want to leave, kudos to you...More

    Thank billymorse4
    Reviewed January 9, 2018

    Understanding that it was a hostel I did not expect much. As in every hostel there was an informal host for check in, a living room, great garden and a kitchen. My room was on the top floor and shared a bathroom. The room was...More

    Thank KimvdHorst
    Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

    Beautiful hostel with 2 of the most kind hearted people I've met here running it. Very secluded so very calm and a beautiful night sky. The rooms aren't amazing but each room has it's own toilet. The common rooms are very cozy and fit the...More

    Thank Dennis P
    Reviewed December 29, 2017

    We have never had such a nice, large and bright double room (#5) in a backpacker hostel. Fly screens in front of each window, a clean large bathroom, a big garden. Every morning fresh eggs from own chickens (50 ct each)! We were excited! Very...More

    Thank Matthias O
    Reviewed April 16, 2017

    North Wind Lodge was about the most isolated backpacker we've stayed in on our trip around the North Island. About 6 km drive on a gravel road, we got there around mid-day, so we could still drive up to Cape Reinga and Te Paki Dunes...More

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    New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Kaitaia
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    North Wind Lodge Backpackers New Zealand/Kaitaia, North Island
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    "We had room #5, adouble room - it was perfect for us!"
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    "room 5 is like a little church"
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    "Second floor room was really good, quite spacious with 1 queen and 1 single beds."
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    "All rooms are great."
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