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    Kiwi Paka

    Hotel Access Road, Waitomo Caves 3943, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    Stayed here one night with Kiwi Experience. Rooms were spacious and clean with heaters. No bunk beds which was nice and beds were comfy and I had a good sleep. The only negative thing was reception was not opened when I and a few others...More

    Thank Robert019u
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi PakaResponded 19 July 2017

    Hi there, Thank you for the great feed back. Yes we do close earlier this time of year but glad to hear the night manager helped with everything you needed. With our cutlery we no longer charge deposits and rely on the honesty of those...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

    The hostel doesn't have bunk beds which is nice and every room is equipped with a heater. The kitchen is big and clean and well kitted out with everything. There is free wifi in the reception area. You also get cheaper drinks in the bar...More

    Thank nattyemily4
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi PakaResponded 19 July 2017

    Hi there, Thank you for the feed back. Regards Kiwipaka Waitomo

    Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

    Nice little lodges, warm and practical. Mattresses seemed to be a bit old, like both mine and my girlfriends both sank in the middle with a few springs in your back here and there. Kitchen was well equipped, with great large fridges and large spaces...More

    Thank callumtyson1
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi PakaResponded 19 July 2017

    Hi there, Thank you for the awesome feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you enjoy the rest of your trip in New Zealand. Thank you Kiwipaka

    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    The Kiwi Paka was a very basic, clean place to stay for a night, but don't expect anything special, like hangers in the closets or chairs on the decks. And I regret to say that, in a country where we found nothing but friendly people...More

    Thank Ira M
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi PakaResponded 19 July 2017

    Hi there, I apologise for the lack of communication in regards to the café. Usually if we have a private function or 2 we close our café and make sure it is sign posted. We hope you enjoyed your pizza. Regards Kiwipaka Backpackers

    Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

    The most disgusting place I've ever stayed in. We found a mouse in our bed, the room smelt disastrous and was dirty and damp. When we complained about the mouse in the bed we got moved to a different room which had blood on the...More

    Thank Apryl C
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi PakaResponded 20 April 2017

    Hi there, We apologize for the inconvenience of your stay. Our staff did do everything they could to accommodate you as we did upgrade your room when informed of the situation. Unfortunately due to the recent flooding the entire area saw an increase in mice...More

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    • Waikato Region >
    • Waitomo Caves
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