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    Riverstone Backpackers

    222 Te Rangitautahanga Road | Waikato, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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    2017-10-01 2017-10-02
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the kitchen” (17 reviews)
    “new zealand” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Sails On The Lake
    332 reviews
    #5 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Hilton Lake Taupo
    2,111 reviews
    #7 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Le Chalet Suisse Motel
    362 reviews
    #9 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo
    725 reviews
    #4 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
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    21 - 25 of 75 reviews

    Reviewed 11 April 2015

    We stayed 2 nights in Turangi due to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. This hostel is the best of our journey so far. Everything clean, well-equipped in general, free parking. We felt like home. 5 points, no doubt.

    1  Thank Urlaub82
    Reviewed 4 April 2015

    Lets start with the positives, great ensuite room given the price range, good location and assistance for the Tongariro Crossing, and free wi fi. The issue we had was that whilst the hosts(who we understood to be relatively new to the role) are very nice...More

    Thank Opinion-noted
    Reviewed 10 March 2015

    Riverstone Backpackers Hostel in Turangi was one of the best hostels we have encountered in New Zealand. It is located in the town of Turangi, convenient for the shops, petrol and to access the Tongariro National Park and nearby thermal baths. It was welcoming, clean,...More

    Thank Isobel B
    Reviewed 5 March 2015

    We have been on holiday in New Zealand touring around for 3 weeks now and during that time we have stayed in about 10 campsites, backpackers and lodges. Riverstone is by far the best. Things which I like: 1. Friendly and personal management - it...More

    Thank dang100
    Reviewed 10 February 2015

    We stayed here for two nights while doing the tongariro crossing and throughly enjoyed our stay. Relax in a hammock, bbq up dinner, pick some herbs from the veggie garden or surf the Internet with the free wifi. This place has it all!

    1  Thank Emily E
    Sails On The Lake
    332 reviews
    #5 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Hilton Lake Taupo
    2,111 reviews
    #7 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    Le Chalet Suisse Motel
    362 reviews
    #9 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo
    725 reviews
    #4 of 69 hotels in Taupo
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$48 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Turangi
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    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (55)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    "wear your puffer jacket to bed"
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    "Tip: State Highway 1 traffic can be noisy at night, best to keep bedroom window closed."
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    "We didn't actually have much time to check out rooms. We arrived quite late and left straight after..."
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