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Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much, Sue!! I drove into town without a booming and was happy to learn there was a bed open. The atmosphere was so relaxing and I made some new friends. It's very homey and the place is clean and comfortable. It's perfect! Sue was great to talk to as well. Ask her about the Christmas turkey in...

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Reviewed 15 December 2015

A special thank you to our wonderful host, you were one of the friendliest people we've ever met and the way you run that hostel is just awesome! Everything is clean, sunny, decorated with love and passion. Thank you so much for the good experience after some nights in awful hostels ;)

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Middlesbrough
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Small and quiet backpackers, well equipped kitchen, rooms clean and comfortable. Very helpful hostess. Outdoor dining area with BBQ. Lovely views across Hokianga Harbour to huge sand dunes - a boat trip with sand boarding is a must !! Kauri forest a short drive away with the largest Kauri trees in New Zealand. Walks nearby. A car is necessary here...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Very friendly place. Child friendly with our 10 year old son. Visually amazing. Lots of walks, fresh air & sights to be seen. Lots to offer the travellers who pass through. Sue & Mike know the area well & are very helpful with what to do. The rooms are spacious. Beds are clean & comfy. The kitchen is well appointed....

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hokianga_79, Manager at Globetrekkers Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review we were so pleased you enjoyed your stay here with us . Its nice to be able to relax and spend that special time with the family

Castile-La Mancha, Spain
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

If you search for a place with no WiFi,a place to relax,enjoy stunning nature,beautiful hikes & sunsets - this hostel has it all around.We stayed there in a double room for one night on the way from Northland to Auckland.When we arrived it was raining heavilly but the lady at the reception was very nice & we checked in no...

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hokianga_79, Manager at Globetrekkers Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review , the Hokianga is just a beautiful location , and we try and create a environment in which our guests can relax and enjoy their stay here at Globetrekkers Many Thanks Sue & Mike

Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

Right on the riverside, the location can't be beaten. Well stocked kitchen facilities, clean bedroom, and bathroom. Owners are incredibly helpful about what to do in the area. Lovely local walks in the forest. No WiFi, so a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life!

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Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed in de double room. The room and the facilities where very nice. The manager gave us usefull and lots of information about the area and our further trip to Auckland. I would really recommend this hostel if you are in de the area.

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Great Glen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Stayed here one night mid Jan 2015 with my sister. What a great place and great hosts. My first visit to a backpackers lodge. Brilliant. Charming. Highly recommended. Large kitchen, lovely lounge area, great outdoor space, linen included. Wish I could return, mayhaps some years hence.

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hokianga_79, Manager at Globetrekkers Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Alex Thank you for taking the time to give a review for Globetrekkers We are so pleased your first experience was a good one and you enjoyed your time here in the Hokianga Many Thanks & safe travel Sue

Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night on our road trip around NZ. It was literally only a pit stop for us but you could easily stay for longer! So calm and relaxing and in a fabulous location. Rooms are spacious and clean, comfy beds and the kitchen/bathrooms are really clean and great facilities. The kitchen is huge which makes a change...

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hokianga_79, Owner at Globetrekkers Lodge, responded to this review

Hi thank you for your review We do appreciate you spending time here with us and taking the time to post a review . We hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday Thanks Sue & mike

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Stayed for 6 day's what was too short. We got great information from lovely lady Sue who will explain what there is to do in the area. We had the family room what was roomy for the 3 of us. Great kitchen and plenty of fridge space to store our food. It is lovely to sit outside see photo where...

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hokianga_79, Owner at Globetrekkers Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our accommodation So pleased you had a great time here and trust you have taken home some special memories .Have a fantastic 2015 Sue & Mike

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located directly across from the beach. We are the closest backpackers to Tane Mahuta in the Waipoua Forest. Come and enjoy our hospitality with fully equipped kitchen. BBQ area extensive terrace & gardens with dramatic views over the harbour and sand dunes. Activities: Footprints Night Tours, bone carving, sand boarding, fishing forest/waterfall walks. Come relax in a hammock in the unspoilt beauty of the Hokianga. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Globetrekkers Lodge

Address: State Highway 12 | 281, Omapere 0444, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Omapere
Price Range: $35 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“They have internet but you have to ask as its in the office - Also ask about what's to do from owners. We were surprised by how much there is in the area. Bone carving was AWESOME!”
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