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    Harbourside City Backpackers

    105 The Strand, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good24%
    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
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    1 - 5 of 135 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Friendly, welcoming staff, who were very helpful. They have a nice kitchen with beautiful view of the harbour, balcony area where you can eat. Clean rooms. Perfect location. We really enjoyed our stay, thank you

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Rosie, Thank you for the lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay here at Harbourside! Kind regards, Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers Team

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Was very good, good customer service experience nice hangout areas, clean rooms, c.lean kitchen, nice people, I was able to use a bike for free and ride around the city, the people in the hostle were friendly, overall great experience.

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Ben, Thanks for your great review! We loved having you stay here at Harbourside! Please come back some day! For now, safe travels! Kind regards, Renee, Harbourside City Backpackers team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Rooms are tiny, cold, damp and in need of a revamp I felt like I was staying in a creepy old orphanage Only 2 washing machines and 2 driers for the whole hostel which staff are using for most of the day to wash bed...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Sarah, Winter is here, which means it can get quite cold during the night. We just got these amazing new heaters in the rooms so these should keep you warm. It's one of the oldest buildings in Tauranga, which gives the building loads of...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I spent a week at Harbourside, the room was good and the kitchen facilities were awesome. There is free parking an easy walk away and the location is close to all the restaurants and shops. The free wifi is a bit patchy and only accessible...More

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    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Leah, Thank you so much for your lovely review! The Wifi is indeed only accessible in certain parts of the building, this because it's a very old building with thick concrete walls. However the wifi is totally for FREE! :D Glad you enjoyed your...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I would highly recommend going to this hostel. Not only are they super friendly with helping you map out your day around beautiful Tauranga, but they also allow you to rent out bikes and surf boards for free!! Best deal ever :) I had an...More

    Thank brandonlabella
    Response from Sarah M, Front Office Manager at Harbourside City BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Brandon, I hope you arrived safe and sound in Hawaii! Thank you for the amazing review! We loved having you here at Harbourside, too bad you could not stay longer. For now safe travels and please come back some day! Kind regards, Renee, Harbourside...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$23 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 27
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
    • Also Known As
    • Harbourside City Backpackers Tauranga, South Pacific - New Zealand
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    Room & Suite (13)
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    Room Tips
    "Get one on the first floor near the stairs if you can for best internet"
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    "The female dorm is really nice"
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    "The Flat, like an own apartment. 4 Bed Rooms."
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    "The rooms on level 1 have en-suites, and you can get a twin or double room if you prefer"
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