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    Finlay Jack's Backpackers

    20 Taniwha Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    • Excellent63%
    • Very good26%
    • Average8%
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    “the kitchen” (56 reviews)
    “tv room” (13 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Fantastic rooms and comfortable beds, good pillows! great kitchen with plenty of space and really clean with fresh flowers!! Great outdoor area and centrally located! Friendly and helpful staff - great attitude to backpackers!

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed 3 nights in a 6 share and 1 night in a 4 share dorm. Cleaning staff very nice and front desk too. Special thanks to TeAati, hope I wrote his name correctly. Huge kitchen! Only thing is there was a really bad lingering...More

    Thank Ingridgig
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    The bed, pillows, and blankets were incredibly soft and comfy! Nice to crash into after being checked in by the friendly staff :) bathroom is new, very spacious, spotless, and actually quite fancy for a hostel. Kitchen was huge as well so it's easy to...More

    Thank Cedric C
    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    The Hostel is near the beach and the city. The guys at the office are really friendly. Everything is clean and new. We stayed in our car for two weeks. You can use Netflix, XBox, TV,... really great place to stay.

    Thank Thailand2016November
    Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

    Definitely the best (and actually cheapest) hostel so far in NZ. Room very clean, direct door to the "shared" bathrooms and own front door to room. There was a smart TV in the room which surprised me. Staff (and bulldog!) very friendly. Close to centre...More

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    Room Tips
    "Pick a bed that's not beside the door/ bathroom so it's not as chilly"
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    "I would get upstairs or road facing for a breeze, I would imagine downstairs could be a bit warm"
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    "As always, try and get a bottom bunk and have fun ! :)"
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    "First floor rooms for an awesome view"
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