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    Riverstone Backpackers

    222 Te Rangitautahanga Road | Waikato, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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    • Average6%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 75 reviews

    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    What a great little hostel! The staff is fantastic, very flexible and helpful. This is a great location to stay at for hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. It's clean, has a well equipped kitchen, fantastic patio, and a cozy common room.

    Thank Jennysnow
    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    We arrived very tired to check in only to find out someone had screwed up and lost the reservation. The poor woman at the desk (wasn't her fault) was beside herself. She called her boss who told her to tell us "too bad, hope you...More

    Thank martic
    Reviewed 6 January 2017

    Riverstone Backpackers had a great atmosphere in the kitchen and common space. It was close to town. There was a lot of great information posted all over the walls about places near by and recommendations. The hostel offered a shuttle to the Alpine Crossing, however...More

    Thank Jspek
    Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

    Very good Hostel in Turangi. Its clean and has nice workers. Would always recommend it. Also near to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing which gives an awesome sight over the local area. (only 30 minutes with the car and there are also infopapers at the hostel)

    Thank Jakob S
    Reviewed 23 November 2016

    One of the best backpackers I've come across in New Zealand. Turangi is a very convenient place to start if you want to tramp the Tongariro Alpine Crossing and this place arranges a shuttle for you if you want (45 NZD return). Good facilities and...More

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    Asure Parklands Motor Lodge
    192 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Turangi
    Turangi Bridge Motel
    288 reviews
    #2 of 9 hotels in Turangi
    Settlers Motel
    211 reviews
    #5 of 9 hotels in Turangi
    Judges Pool Motel
    132 reviews
    #6 of 9 hotels in Turangi
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$27 - US$77 (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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    • 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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    .49 km away
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    .58 km away
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