Address: 105 The Strand, Tauranga Telephone: +64 (0)7 579 4066
PRIVATE ROOMS: triple DORM BED SIZES:468
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Harbourside City Backpackers
KEY FEATURES: It's all about location, location, location! Right on the waterfront with AMAZING views of the harbour
Harbourside City Backpackers is amongst night-life & cafes - the most central backpackers right on the WATERFRONT!. We've a huge balcony with STUNNING VIEWS of the harbour, the sunrises and sunsets are truly amazing so make the effort and get up early! We have a fully equipped kitchen and fantastic communal facilities, with comfy couches, guitars and a games cupboard to entertain you on those wet days. We have a TV lounge with 100's of DVD's and offer FREE bikes and there is also FREE WIFI.
We accommodate up to 72 people in a variety of different rooms, dorms, twins & doubles with or without your own bathroom.
If you are after a CLEAN, FRIENDLY & RELAXED stay, at Harbourside Backpackers one night will turn into days. . . there is plenty to see and do in the beautiful Bay of Plenty- swimming with dolphins, white-water rafting, scenic walks, surfing, tours to Hobbiton or simply relaxing on beautiful white sandy beaches at Mount Maunganui. We have a " top 20" brochure of our cheap and free things to do in the area which will keep you entertained and let you experience some local spots in our area.
The bus station and information centre are a one-minute walk away... everything else you might need is just a short walk - we are the CENTER of town.
Tauranga is a GREAT place to base yourself for a while and find work if you need your travel funds topped up! We offer weekly rates for those wanting to stay and work in the area and have many contacts for work from Kiwifruit seasonal work, workk in the local pubs and restaurants, fish factory and building sites..... We have a big network of employers who call us when needing casual workers. You must be in the hostel to get the job as it is on a first in first served basis. We ASSIST you finding work and even have our own Van to transport you out to the farms if transport is and issue.
Come and experience our wonderful hospitality, we look forward to meeting you!