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Egmont Eco Lodge

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12 Clawton Street, New Plymouth 4310 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Meeting Rooms
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

One of the best hostels I’ve stayed at in New Zealand. The property is tucked away in a little forested area with plenty of outdoor seating which makes it feel like you’re not even in a city. What makes it even better is that it’s...More

Thank Dee D
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Really quaint place to stay, had an awesome experience! Tina checked us in, and even after we arrived later than expected, she was completely welcoming and absolutely lovely for the remainder of our stay. Rooms were clean and the kitchen was very nice, free coffee...More

Thank kkaatt41
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I stayed in the Eco Lodge for 10 nights and it was the best place I have stayed in NZ. The rooms are clean and cosy, the staff are incredibly friendly and the location is perfect - close to the town but also within a...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The location of this place is fantastic! It’s based in the middle of a forest but still only 20min walk from the centre, which makes it very peaceful and the perfect place to stay if you’re planning to go up Mt Egmont Taranaki. It hasn’t...More

Thank Vadventures94
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This place is ok for 1 night, but ultimately was disappointing. Location is around a 15 / 20 min walk from the town, 20 mins from Back Beach and 15 min drive to Oakura. The whole place is dated, needs bringing in to the 21st...More

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Description
YHA New Plymouth Egmont Eco Lodge is a centrally located hostel in a seven acre valley surrounded by three acres of New Zealand native forest and a bubbling stream. Wake to the chorus of birdsong in the ...More modern backpacker hostel accommodation after a perfect night’s sleep. Relax on YHA New Plymouth’s sunny decks or laze in hammocks under trees. Dare to feed the monster Egmont eels by hand. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$15 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Egmont Eco Lodge YHA
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
60
Price range
US$15 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Egmont Eco Lodge YHA
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > New Plymouth
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"Request a room in the main building only. It was nice, and the kitchen was bright and clean."
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"the difference in mattress quality between a double room or a bed in a dorm are significant."
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"chalets are quite pretty"
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"We had room 7 beside the stream, nice and peaceful listening to the running water all night."
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