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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Lovely staff who gave us lots of useful info, nice cosy, warm room which was clean and well maintained. Free breakfast was very much appreciated. Lovely outside area which we would have used more if we had stayed longer. Quite a central location - Whitianga isn't that big though!

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review we are really pleased that you enjoyed our Hostel facilities and your stay with us and that our staff were helpful with giving you information. We hope you enjoyed our beautiful Whitiange and can come back and stay again Regards Turtlecove Crew

Braunschweig, Germany
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. It is very clean and the staff was nice. Free breakfast is always good. Not that much to do in whitianga however. Would stay here again and can definately recommend. Rooms are alright.

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

thank you for taking time to write a review for us. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and our Hostel and we are pleased that you would stay here again and would recommend us. If you get back this way again then please ask us what there is to do as Wow we think there is a lot...

Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I stayed at Turtle Cove for 2 nights and really happy I chose to stay here! The owners were lovely and were very knowledgeable about the area, It's not a big hostel which is great, and had a great social atmosphere as I met heaps of people very easily here! I even made some friends in my room that I...

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed our Hostel facilities and that you made friends with others staying here, it is always nice to have someone to go sight seeing with. We are sorry if you thought that there were not enough...

Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Good affordable accommodation, you definitely get your money's worth. Informative, welcoming hosts. Comfortable beds with decent storage. All utilities you need are available including a decent communal kitchen and spacious bathroom Fun outdoor area as well - BONUS!

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your lovely review. We are really pleased that you enjoyed our hostel and your stay with us and hope the rest of your holiday went well. I will ensure that your review is passed onto our staff. Regards Turtlecove Crew

Reviewed 23 June 2016

Turtlecove is a fantastic hostel. Friendly and warm. Free breakfast, free good wifi and very well presented. An added bonus was good mattresses on the bunk beds which isnt often found in a backpackers. Also lovely staff who are welcoming and helpful. I really enjoyed my stay here and would highly recommend it for all types of travellers.

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your lovely review, we are really pleased that you enjoyed our hostel facilities and your stay with us. I will make sure that your review is passed onto the rest of our staff as I know they will be pleased to get this. Enjoy the rest of your journey and hopefully you will get a...

Channel Islands
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We had a cabin at Turtle Cove for 2 nights. Friendly helpful owner, good wifi, clean accommodation with breakfast included - this was the best value site of our month in NZ. Good sized kitchen and well kept, as was bathroom. Easy walking distance of beach and cliff walks, shops and cafes etc. Recommended.

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write us such a lovely review. We really appreciate your feedback. We are very pleased that you enjoyed staying at our Hostel and very please you were happy with our facilities. We will make sure that your review is passed on to our staff who will be really happy. We hope you have a...

Singapore
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Room was acceptable, clean and neat and tidy. Staff has a streak for sarcasm though, not recommended for people who can not take sarcasm. Location is ok, nearby the supermarkets. There was enough parking when we were there, not sure if could accommodate more. Kitchen was furnished rather well, and basic breakfast was offered free.

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we are pleased that you found your room acceptable. We have enough parking for up to 14 cars (not all in the main building area), so as advertised it is on a first come first served access. Guest can also park in the street in front of the backpackers, we have no problems with parking...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Only stayed one night but clean and comfortable. The lady who owns it is lovely and super helpful. Free WiFi, parking and breakfast. Good kitchen facilities. Very reasonably priced. Easy booking. Overall very happy and really enjoyed my stay :)

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review for us, we appreciate your lovely comments and are pleased that you enjoyed our facilities and your stay with us. I will certainly pass your comments on to our staff. We wish you all the best for the rest of your journey Regards Turtlecove Crew

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Really nice accommodation! I was in a dorm with an ensuite and the bathroom was really clean and spacious. Kitchen is clean and well stocked. Nice indoor and outdoor common room, lots of mosquitos though so be prepared! Recommend staying here.

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for taking time to write a review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and our facilities and will pass your comments on to our crew. Yes unfortunately it is the time of year for mosquitos so you need your repellant. We wish you well for the rest of your journey Regards...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 26 February 2016

I stayed at Turtlecove for 2 nights with a friend and was happy with my overall stay and the location. Big points for free wifi. That said, you definitely will not forget you are in a hostel. There is one toilet each for males and females and two sinks / showers for each; rooms are compact with little air circulation;...

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Turtlecove A, Manager at Turtlecove Accommodation, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Yes you are right we are definitely a Hostel and don't claim to being anything but a Hostel even though we have hotel quality mattresses, bed linen, breakfast, and wifi included in price. Yes upstairs in the main hostel there are two toilets (both are the same and lock so...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you are planning to visit Mercury Bay and require an affordable and comfortable place to stay, in a great location, then Turtle Cove could be just the place for you. Hotel quality mattresses and all bed linen supplied. A variety of sleeping arrangements from shared dorms, doubles, twins, double en-suite, and dorm en-suites. Free light self serve breakfast available in kitchen from 7am to 10am. Situated in Bryce Street between the Supermarket and main road. Walking distance to shops, cafes, and beaches. 30min by vehicle to Hot Water Beach and Cathedral Cove. Tours available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Turtlecove Accommodation

Address: 14 Bryce Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Whitianga
Price Range: $50 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Turtlecove Accommodation 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“We had a twin - not huge but big enough”
 of 5 bubbles chhc14, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are other places to stay”
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“If you're a dorm sleeper, try to get one of the dorms with an ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles TomB407, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The deck is nice for enjoying a meal”
 of 5 bubbles JayAlice727, 31 Dec 2015 | Read review
“If you are 4 or in less numbers , Book en-suit dorm which is located at left side..”
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