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    Tiki Lodge

    104 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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    • Excellent44%
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    • Average16%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “free breakfast” (20 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (42 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

    Excellent hostel, it's literally everything you would need for a fair price. The laundry is affordable (it's 2 dollars for a wash and 2 dollars for a dry), it's close enough to hiking areas like Huka Falls (3 hour there and back voyage), and the...More

    Thank Hostelexperience2929
    Response from tikiboss, reception at Tiki LodgeResponded 5 September 2016

    Hi, Thank you for your lovely review. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at Tiki Lodge. We look forward to welcoming you back if you pass through Taupo again. Enjoy the rest of your travels around New Zealand...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

    I stayed one night and it was lovely and clean, very quiet, basic breakfast and free tea and coffee were a nice touch. Very helpful staff who were easy to talk to and helped me with a couple of trips and 2 minute walk to...More

    Thank char3389
    Response from Katie T, reception at Tiki LodgeResponded 16 August 2016

    Thank you for your lovely review. Our free breakfast has definitely been a hit and will continue with it after such positive feedback from our valued guests. I am glad you took advantage of our free booking service and got to enjoy some of Taupo's...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    Well it was pretty basic to what we had been staying in our trip but still good, we had the private room with 2 double beds that were comfy the doonas were nice and soft. Had a cupboard to hang your coats and shelves and...More

    Thank kimmygirl99
    Response from Katie T, Receptionist at Tiki LodgeResponded 10 July 2016

    Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you had a pleasant stay at our backpackers. We have recently changed the doona's in the private rooms, so lovely to have some positive feedback on those :-). Our free breakfast certainly does help travelers...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

    I stayed one night at Tiki lodge in Taupo. The nightly rate was only $23 and it was definitely a good deal. The beds were comfy, the kitchen and living areas were really big, and we had no problems finding room in the fridge to...More

    Thank Rae1331
    Response from Katie T, Receptionist at Tiki LodgeResponded 10 July 2016

    Thank you for such a lovely review, I will pass on your comments to Chelsea :-). We look forward to welcoming you back if you are passing through Taupo again. Enjoy the rest of your trip around NZ.

    Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here with the lads. Average bunks rooms but very tidy, good price and accommodating staff. Kitchen is modern large n tidy. Another great night & later comfy bunks before our big Sunday of riding local trails..... Thanks Tiki Lodge, see u next time we...More

    Thank nznims
    Response from Katie T, Receptionist at Tiki LodgeResponded 10 July 2016

    Thank you for your review. We are glad that you had a comfy stay with us for your boys get away weekend. We look forward to seeing you again soon :-)

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Waikato Region >
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    Room Tips
    "Bunk room 5 near bathroom."
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    "We stayed in an 8 shared room and it was pleasant. Not much space for luggage though."
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    "twin private room with shower"
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    "Few outlets so be mindful. Also wifi never really worked"
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