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I only spent one night at Mount Backpackers, but I really enjoyed it. The staff and the people staying there were really friendly. Facilities are in good condition and clean. The atmosphere at the backpackers was amazing and I felt welcomed. If I had more...More
My friends and me hesitated a bit before booking at this hostel because of earlier bad reviews. I`m really glad that we came here, because the old reviews are definitely not correct. The new owner has cleaned up the place and we really enjoyed our...More
The location of this place is perfect, really easy to find and within walking distance to the beach, the mount, shops and restaurants. Staff were really friendly and accommodating. The facilities were basic and everything felt a bit cramped inside but it did the job...More
Response from Jo V, Owner at Mount BackpackersResponded 15 May 2017
Kia Ora Annie,
Thanks for this review. I am the new owner of Mount Backpackers. We do have the best location in Mount Maunganui - a 2 minute walk to a New Zealand's #1 beach, the best view at the top of our precious mountain...More
The hostel is in a great location (centre of town), it has a good atmosphere with a mix of long term and passers through. The kitchen was very small and ill-equiped accompanied with hundred of flies. the courtyard is a good touch although it could...More
This place is great if you're a solo traveller.
The hostel has got all the necessary facilities.
The new owner is very friendly and helpful and makes you feel like at home. She's trying to make the place very cosy.
US$18 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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