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    North Wind Lodge Backpackers

    88 Otaipango Road | Henderson Bay, RD 4, Kaitaia 0484, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    North Wind Lodge was about the most isolated backpacker we've stayed in on our trip around the North Island. About 6 km drive on a gravel road, we got there around mid-day, so we could still drive up to Cape Reinga and Te Paki Dunes...More

    Thank jobst56
    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    Very nice place to stay. Isolated down a long dirt road. Close by to Ninety Mile Beach and a 1 hour drive to Cape Reinga. Small supermarket nearby. Their free WiFi comes from a nearby cell tower so is very limited, about 200 MB per...More

    Thank diver1948
    Reviewed 3 January 2016

    Strategically situated hostel to the surrounding beaches. Friendly and accommodating hosts. Felt really welcome from the day we arrived until we left the place. Spacious and clean bedroom with a semi en suite access. Depending on the car used to get there it takes about...More

    Thank Chris H
    Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

    What an amazing hostel, lots of space with a big sitting room, a cozy snug and such a spacious kitchen. Beds very comfortable with good linens and fresh clean towels. Only a few minutes walk to the coastal footpath and then in 20 mins to...More

    Thank adrianc219
    Reviewed 7 February 2015

    It's a beautiful place. Beaches very close and you seem to live very close to nature. The facilities are great, the kitchen's very clean and big there's actually room. The rooms are big and comfortable and affordable. Since it's down Henderson bay there's no traffic...More

    Thank Hanne L
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Northland Region >
    • Kaitaia
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    "room 5 is like a little church"
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    "Second floor room was really good, quite spacious with 1 queen and 1 single beds."
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