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    Kiwi Paka Waitomo

    Kiwi Paka Waitomo School Road PO Box 26 Waitomo Caves, Waitomo Caves 3943, New Zealand
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (14)
    Room & Suite (7)
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    Overview

    • Excellent13%
    • Very good28%
    • Average27%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible18%
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    Free Parking
    Restaurant
    3 Star Hotel
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    Waitomo Caves Hotel
    501 reviews
    #4 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
    Woodlyn Park
    231 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
    Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park
    361 reviews
    #1 of 5 Speciality lodging in Waitomo Caves
     
    Glow Worm Motel
    78 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Nice little lodges, warm and practical. Mattresses seemed to be a bit old, like both mine and my girlfriends both sank in the middle with a few springs in your back here and there. Kitchen was well equipped, with great large fridges and large spaces...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Kiwi Paka was a very basic, clean place to stay for a night, but don't expect anything special, like hangers in the closets or chairs on the decks. And I regret to say that, in a country where we found nothing but friendly people...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The most disgusting place I've ever stayed in. We found a mouse in our bed, the room smelt disastrous and was dirty and damp. When we complained about the mouse in the bed we got moved to a different room which had blood on the...More

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    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi Paka Waitomo

    Hi there, We apologize for the inconvenience of your stay. Our staff did do everything they could to accommodate you as we did upgrade your room when informed of the situation. Unfortunately due to the recent flooding the entire area saw an increase in mice...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hostel/lodge is quite large and so the fairly well equipped kitchen and the other amenities (bathrooms and laundry) are a bit of a distance from the room. Which isn't a huge deal. The bonus was paying for a dorm room ($35 per bed per...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed 1 night with Kiwi Exp. Wasnt sure how good it would be, until we got a free upgrade to a private twin with ensuite, as the dorms were full! Twin room was spacious, and clean. Had a TV, fridge and towels provided. Beds were...More

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    Waitomo Caves Hotel
    501 reviews
    #4 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
    Woodlyn Park
    231 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
    Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park
    361 reviews
    #1 of 5 Speciality lodging in Waitomo Caves
     
    Glow Worm Motel
    78 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Traveller (14)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
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    Room Tips
    "Quad lodges look to be the best."
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    "all rooms are budget backpackers style"
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    "Caveman pizza is so good!"
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    "Ask for extra blankets and pillows if you stay here."
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