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    Kiwi Paka Waitomo

    Kiwi Paka Waitomo School Road PO Box 26 Waitomo Caves, Waitomo Caves 3943, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good32%
    • Average28%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible17%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Restaurant
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Waitomo Caves Hotel
    529 reviews
    #4 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
    Waitomo Caves Guest Lodge
    518 reviews
    #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Waitomo Caves
     
    Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park
    389 reviews
    #1 of 5 Speciality lodging in Waitomo Caves
     
    Woodlyn Park
    244 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
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    1 - 5 of 177 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My partner and I stayed for two nights, accomadation very comfy and the staff were so so friendly and food delicious. Also very central to all attractions. Highly recommend to anyone wanting to visit Waitamo

    Thank janiceanddave2017
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi Paka WaitomoResponded 1 week ago

    Hi there, Thank you for the awesome review and hopefully we see you again in the future. Good Luck for the rest of your travels. Regards Kiwipaka Backpackers Waitomo

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed one night at the Kiwi Paka hostel at the start of August. The hostel is well located for visiting the Waitomo glow worm caves. There is a pub next door which is very pleasant. The hostel itself was okay. The double rooms were...More

    Thank Morrisons_94
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi Paka WaitomoResponded 1 week ago

    Hi there, Thank you for the review and the feedback we will pass this onto the appropriate people. Hope you enjoyed your time Waitomo and good luck with the rest of your travels. Regards Kiwipaka Backpackers Waitomo

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Pretty nice little lodge in Waitomo, nice and cosy with good 4 bed dorms with single beds. Pretty simple with a big kitchen and common area. Very nice bar just down the road for a good night out after the activities. Possibility to get a...More

    Thank Tarek-Terry S
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi Paka WaitomoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for the review and we are glad to hear you had a nice stay and hope to see you again in the future. Regards Kiwipaka

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    I stayed here for one night on a stop over with the Kiwi Experience and was very pleased to be allocated a twin room with my friend. However, every single spring in my mattress was in my back overnight. The room did have a radiator...More

    Thank 2016JuliaM
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi Paka WaitomoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi there, Thank you for the review and feedback. Glad to hear you had a good stay and apologies for the springy mattress (we are looking into it). Hope we see you again in the future and you enjoy the rest of your trip in...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

    The rooms and bathrooms were great considering it was a hostel! The people were lovely apart from one woman who shouted that we weren't allowed to eat our toasties as they sold food there, I would have gotten food there but there was a pile...More

    Thank 366clo
    Response from KiwiWaitomo1, Director of Sales at Kiwi Paka WaitomoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi there, I apologise for the for the tea towels found in the Lodge facilities we rely on the people with in the lodge to clean up after themselves, the kitchen is serviced everyday after check out and new equipment can be provided if requested...More

    Waitomo Caves Hotel
    529 reviews
    #4 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
    Waitomo Caves Guest Lodge
    518 reviews
    #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Waitomo Caves
     
    Waitomo Top 10 Holiday Park
    389 reviews
    #1 of 5 Speciality lodging in Waitomo Caves
     
    Woodlyn Park
    244 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Waitomo Caves
     
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
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    • USD 17 - USD 87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 47
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Waitomo Caves
    • Also Known As
    • Kiwi Paka Waitomo Hotel Waitomo Caves ,
    • Kiwi Paka Waitomo North Island
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    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (1)
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