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The Mousetrap Backpackers

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Dining (5)
Room & Suite (2)

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
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Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
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Quirky Hotels
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8Room tips
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It's impossible not to love The Mousetrap! The owners are amazing and super friendly, the hostel is always clean, the staff was great and so was the atmosphere - I met so many new friends there. I booked for a couple of days and ended up staying for two weeks! Close to the city
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Awesome backpackers! Clean spacious rooms.. Kitchen, lounge, showers and bathrooms on each floor. Friendly owners with great what to do-recommendations. Free parking and wifi. Really enjoyed our stay!
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Booked a twin room that lead on to the lounge. The room was basic and in need of a good dusting. We couldn't open the door and asked reception to assist. They came to the room, blew on the key and said it was fluff stuck in the lock. We never managed to get into the lock
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We had a bad first impression of the hostel from arrival.. we arrived around 11am and were dropped our bags off and hoping to explore before check-in. A guy called Jake (potentially the manager?) was giving a few girls some instructions on where to clean when we arrived, but
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I booked this hostel without much thought when I did, and boy was I happy to have done so! Not only have the lovely owners, Jake and Nikki, given this place a lot of character, but it is well organised, with 3 kitchens, plenty of toilets and showers available and decent
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Private room
"Rooms with two bed are on the living room so you might get disturbed in the morning"
"I really like a private room, because you never know who you are in the dorm with."
"If you'd like to have a private room in a hostel: definetly in this room where you can enjoy the silence."
"Hotel has a "quiet" policy at 11:00 pm."
"Private rooms 8 and 9 are at the back and are quiter"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 35 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandNorthland RegionBay of IslandsPaihia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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