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A Plus Backpackers Lodge
Certificate of Excellence
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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“A friendly welcome”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2011

The place is very good for the price. The accomodation looks like a fun place and you could tell that its a family run business. The place is very clean. The kitchen has everything you need. The cupboard has labels of whats in it in different languages - mostly people's vandal. The only problem was that the walls were thin that you can hear when other inconsiderate guests would decide to have a domestic in a middle of the night or people giggling at night. Ear plugs will be handy.
I really like Ian - the owner - he is very friendly and even suggested the places to go to. Oh by the way he is giving his puppies away - they are so cute - too bad I cant take then to my flat.

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  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Property: A Plus Backpackers Lodge
Address: 41 Te Iwiheke Place, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 17 Speciality Lodging in Turangi
Price range (per night): $37 - $75
Hotel Class:2 star — A Plus Backpackers Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
a 10 minute walk from the i site and supermarket.we are happy to pick up and drop off.deals with local shuttle to do the tongariro crossing.a relaxed family vibe in which to do hiking, skiing, trout fishing. thermal activity. hiking in the kaimanawas forest park, exploring the local glow worm cave at okapata down shaft, and central located in the middle of the north island, to do hawkes bay winery , taranaki and mt egmont, and a half way point between auckland and wellington ... more   less 
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