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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Quite a big sprawling place with plenty of rooms. Dining and cooking areas and communal television. DVDs and books were available Bedrooms and shared showers and toilets were clean. A garden area can be used - and there was a weird assortment of furniture there....More

Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for just one night. It‘s a very lovely hostel with a very friendly host Peter. There are two kitchens 😍 So enough space for everybody (: There is free and unlimited Wifi. You also find a piano and a guitar there.

Thank Adventure W
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The historic Kauri house that was turned into a hostel is the most "Northland" place to stay in Whangarei, plus our hosts Peter and Noell were super friendly and suggested awesome things to do in the area. Spot on!

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We stayed 2 nights in this hostel , and it was amazing ! everything is really clean, rooms, kitchens, bathrooms... Owners are lovely, you can ask to them everything, they will do the best for you! The only thing maybe is it's a little bit...More

Thank Icare17
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Don't rely on bunkdown. After making a booking the owner decided to cancel my booking after a group came along and wanted a block booking. Consequently I arrived in Whangarei with no confirmed accomodation. He was not concerned that he had been a cheap shot...More

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