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Paihia, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I first arrive at seabeds, it was so nice that I thought I was not in the right backpacker. This hostel is incredible : Kitchen fully equiped with everything you need, most of the rooms have sea views (also the kitchen), everything is clean, really good shower, comfy queen size bed and a lot of space in the room......

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Culebra, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was expecting the usual hostel but Wow!!!....It was so much better than I could of imagined!!! Nicer than most hotels I've stayed in. Big super comfortable bed (not a bunkbed) in a huge room...super clean with an enormous top-notch kitchen...everything amazing!! Thank you so much Marie!!!

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Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We booked into a private double room, which turned out to be a family room, huge comfy queen size bed, ensuite toilet and shower. All very new looking and clean. The kitchen / diner area was really nice, modern facilities, lots of space. I would recommend to anyone!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We traveled around New Zealand for a month, staying in many different hostels and motels in both the North and South island. Seabeds was the third hostel we stayed in and it completely spoiled us for anywhere else! Why you should stay here: - A stunning location with views out to the sea. - A light, airy and elegant kitchen...

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1Thank Katherine P
Wanaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is by far the most beautiful and clean hostel in all of New Zealand. I stayed here for 3 nights to take a bit of a vacation from my year working in Christchurch and fell in love with the hostel! Everything about it is perfect, from the comfortable beds, the amazing kitchen, the lovely owner, the location right on...

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2Thank w0rldtraveler1976
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights right at the end of my trip through NZ, and it was honestly the best of the 25+ hostels I've stayed in while travelling New Zealand. It has all the typical amenities of a hostel: dorm rooms (with comfortable beds and no bunk beds) and shared kitchen, but it doesn't feel like you are...

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2Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I echo everyone else's sentiments. Fresh, modern, tastefully decorated and spacious. Much more like a wonderful and lovely guest house. "Backpackers" this place is not. At the price offered this place would tear strips off many of the local hotels. I spend about 1 night in every 3 in a hotel of some description, in NZ and elsewhere. When I...

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2Thank Jonathan C
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place. Comfortable beds and modern kitchen and bathrooms. All very clean and neat. Got a bed last minute and was very pleased! Highly recommended. Parking available out the front which is handy. They arrange tours etc which is handy.

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1Thank zoogirlhayley
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in a six bed dorm. But that wasn't a real six bed dorm because every two beds are in a separate room. So you have a lot more privacy! Just perfekt! All facilities were stunning!! Clean, modern, new! Perfect! We had an amazing time and would definetly stay again! Also Paihia is a good base to...

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Vincentia
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Our upstairs room was spacious with a roomy bathroom, comfortable bed, very clean, quiet Location, helpful friendly manager on site. There is a communal kitchen which is huge and modern, well equipped with dining and lounge rooms, TV, CD player, books, as well. I would stay here again!!!

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seabeds Backpackers is a charming, up-market hostel, providing a touch of luxury at a budget price in Paihia, Bay of Islands, Northland. The upper rooms (including the kitchen/common room) have unimpeded sea views. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms. Seabeds has a large modern kitchen (some say the best hostel kitchen in NZ) and boasts a separate media room, laundry facilities, free off-street parking and relaxing outdoor areas. Just a few steps to Ti Bay, Paihia's beautiful beach, and 800m to the town centre, Seabeds offers delightful, pristine accommodation in a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seabeds

Address: 46 Davis Crescent, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Bay of Islands > Paihia
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Seabeds Paihia, Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
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“No bunkbeds in the dorms !”
 of 5 bubbles thibaauut, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Every room is amazing :)”
 of 5 bubbles w0rldtraveler1976, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Book downstairs if you can. It is a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles G2892YPjonathanc, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs have great views and are near the large kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles JoeN254, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The second floor rooms have a beautiful, unobstructed view of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles kathyd896, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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