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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed in the mouse trap for 4 nights with a friend, was a nice cosy and friendly hostel, clean with nice friendly staff. it's close to the beach, town and shops and restaurants. Some nights there were party's opposite that were loud until late. But I would stay again. Thankyou

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an awesome hostel with a host that is more than friendly and helps you with everything. It is one of the cleanest hostel we have stayed in and it offers a beautiful view of the bay. The beds are comfy but make a little noise while turning.

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Marburg, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this hostel. We loved the cozy and sweet charme in there. It was clean and had everything you needed for cooking. Outside are some good places to chill or read a book. Jake at the check-in took his time to explain us everything around the hostel and even explained us the thing about BBH (I highly recommend...

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Thank Joofel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for 2 nights in a double bed private and couldn't have picked a prettier and cosier place to stay! Because we were on a guided tour that gets up very early each day, we had the chance to eat breakfast with a terrific view of the sunrise! Also, the owner was very nice and helpful; when we...

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Thank kaja m
United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The house is really perfect for a backpackers with cute rooms to hang out in and a really spectacular balcony to watch the sunset (or sunrise if your up early!). Its also beautiful too and feels very cozy once inside, like a home away from home. For the price and the location you really can't go wrong and the stay...

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Reunion Island
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I stayed just one night but I very liked the place. Good emplacement, very close to to center and to the beaches. Very nice view of the islands close to the beaches. Very quiet. 3 kitchens, the one I used is small. Very good bed. Free off street car park and free wifi.

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Thank TiGreg974
Bournemouth
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We stayed for two nights in the studio accommodation separate from the main back packers building. This gave us great facilities for cooking our own meals, a private bathroom our own bbq and balcony to sit out on. Our only issue was the bed which was incredibly uncomfortable leaving my partner on the floor the second night. Jake couldn't do...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for just over 2 weeks over the Christmas and new year period and we loved every minute of it. Jake and Nikki were absolutely lovely hosts and managed to work out our stay to accommodate what we wanted without fuss. We stayed in a double room, twin room and dorm during our stay and...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Just walked into his hostel and asked for a double private room, he said the hostel was full but if we were staying for 2 nights or more he had a shared house or studio flat. House was beautiful but we stayed in the studio. Just 5 mins from the beach set in beautiful woodlands it was perfect. Fully equipped...

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Very cosy and quite place. Very short walk from all the shops and restaurants. We had a twin room which was ok in size,however there was only one plug not the room. Overall the place was clean and tidy, the seating and kitchen areas were good in size . Went to stay an extra night but they were fully booked,...

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Mousetrap Backpackers

Address: 11 Kings Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Price Range: €31 - €50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“If you'd like to have a private room in a hostel: definetly in this room where you can enjoy the silence.”
 of 5 bubbles Joofel, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Hotel has a "quiet" policy at 11:00 pm.”
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 of 5 bubbles williex2016, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms 8 and 9 are at the back and are quiter”
 of 5 bubbles MandyV81, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a room at the back of the hostel so you are less disturbed by the noise from the backpackers across the road.”
 of 5 bubbles pcb7339, 8 Jan 2015 | Read review
“I am staying in twin room at room no 4. a good and quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles YiiA, 14 Apr 2013 | Read review
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