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    Tauranga Central Backpackers

    62/64 Willow Street, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent4%
    • Very good9%
    • Average6%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible75%
    12 Dec 2017
    “You are poor...go here”
    21 Dec 2016
    “Go out”
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    11 - 15 of 51 reviews

    Reviewed 30 December 2015

    Wow. Where to start...sleeping outside in the street would've been cleaner. It STANK of B.O (body odour) everywhere. Also stank of disgusting curry all of the time. No fresh air into rooms, the corridors stank. The kitchen absolutely vile-had to eat off of our hands...More

    Thank Danni C
    Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

    Omgosh, where to start. Wish I had read the reviews before hand. If we hadn't had paid before arriving, I would have walked out and slept on the street! Its so dirty, full of flies and the kitchen is diabolo, despite the signs saying do...More

    Thank Travelaholic2014
    Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

    Its loud even at 2pm at night, it smells, no fresh air is coming to the rooms, just from the corridor. The kitchen is even after cleaning in the morning still dirty. You can't find fresh towels. The staff don't care about anything. Its so...More

    Thank Judith W
    Reviewed 14 October 2015

    This place is awful. Kitchen is so dirty we went out to eat. Beds are really old, saggy and uncomfortable. Whole place needs a complete revamp, starting with a scrub from head to toe. Music from nightclub next door started at 9.30pm and went till...More

    Thank W2402DMthomasa
    Reviewed 12 October 2015

    The desk didn't received our online booking so my friends and I had to split and sleep in different rooms. We paid for a 4-bed dorm and we ended up separate in 8-bed dorms. The kitchen was so dirty that we decided to have dinner...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Price range
    • USD 20 - USD 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Bay of Plenty Region >
    • Tauranga
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    Room Tips
    "Room 1 : too close from the main entrance Noisy Room 7 : Too close from the kitchen Noisy The rooms at..."
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    "Pick a different hostel. Sleeping on the beach or in your car would be better than this place."
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    "do not expect window;)"
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    "View the facilities before you pay and stay away from tauranga central backpackers."
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