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We had a dorm room of 4 between 4 of us, with an en suite. It was very comfortable. With the window in the bathroom and the one in the bedroom open during the day you got a good cross breeze, and at night with...More
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Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 2 weeks ago
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Loved this hostel - it is very comfortable, close to town (3 min walk from the beach) and clean. The kitchen is big and has everything you could want.
The showers are good and beds comfortable. The price is very reasonable - we stayed in...More
Thank Chris R
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 7 December 2017
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I was delighted to read that you loved our Hostel and I wish you well for your travels in our country.
Super clean, safe, great and welcoming atmosphere! The staff is always there to give you sweet local tips of things to do and will help with any bookings of activities. Great laundry facilities for those who are day-hiking or walking the Te Araroa trail and...More
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 25 November 2017
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I was delighted to read that you found our Hostel to be super clean safe and had a welcoming atmosphere.
I look forward to the opporttunity of...More
I've stayed here for four nights and the staff was very friendly. The rooms are quite small and not too comfortable. The bunk bed didn't allow me to sit upright in the lower one which was a bit of a nuisance. Anyway, it was clean...More
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 3 October 2017
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I was pleased to read you found our staff friendly and our hostel clean.
I have noted your comments about our bunks and will look into this.
I hope you enjoy the remainder...More
Had a great couple of nights here in a clean comfy double room with private ensuite. Staff were so helpful and friendly - always smiling. Loved the great kitchen with good size shelves for your supplies. Great herb garden for guests. Communal jigsaw being completed...More
Response from Andy L, Owner at YHA Bay of Islands PaihiaResponded 8 September 2017
Thanks for taking the time and trouble to submit your feedback on your stay here at the YHA Bay of islands Paihia.
I was delighted to read that you enjoyed you enjoyed your room our staff and facilities.
I hope you enjoy your time travelling...More
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We have single rooms at our Paihia hostel for $89.10 per night for members or $99 for non members. All rooms have an ensuite bathroom and you can book directly by email. Unfortunately I am unable to include our... More
We have single rooms at our Paihia hostel for $89.10 per night for members or $99 for non members. All rooms have an ensuite bathroom and you can book directly by email. Unfortunately I am unable to include our email address with this answer but we are the YHA Bay of Islands Paihia and more information can be found on line or you can telephone us direct on 09 4027487
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"I would aim for one of the rooms on the top floor as it is quieter."