Best Places for Backpackers in Paihia, New Zealand.

Enjoy backpacking around Paihia, New Zealand without a fixed itinerary by using our handy listings of the best hostels in every destination. Specially curated for backpackers and economy travellers, we help you find an amazing place to stay no matter where you're headed!

The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Paihia, New Zealand.

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Top 9 hostels in Paihia, New Zealand.

These are the 9 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Paihia, New Zealand.

1
Haka Lodge - Bay of Islands - Paihia

91 /100

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Haka Lodge - Bay of Islands - Paihia

With the best view in Paihia, the most central location and brand new facilities, Haka Lodge Paihia is a great choice! Located across the road from Paihia Beach, we get amazing views over the water, and we are close to all restaurants and bars in town. We are a brand new, premium penthouse backpa...
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Saltwater Lodge

90 /100

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Saltwater Lodge

Saltwater Lodge is Paihia's only Qualmark five star rated backpackers lodge. Year-round comfort, affordability and luxury make us the accommodation choice of travelers, families and groups from all over the world. Saltwater Lodge is situated 50 metres from the beach. It is close to cafs & bars...
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The Mousetrap Backpackers

90 /100

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The Mousetrap Backpackers

The Mousetraps famous balcony with views of the Bay, opens into two large sunny lounges with roaring fires on those cold winter nights. Books, games, free tennis, internet, wireless, Bikes for hire and 3 well equipped kitchens with a relaxing outdoor BBQ area make for a perfect stay. All bed line...
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YHA Bay of Islands Paihia

87 /100

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YHA Bay of Islands Paihia

Just 100 metres from a beautiful beach YHA Bay of Islands Paihia offers a high standard of accommodation in a central location in the Bay of Islands town of Paihia. This comfortable backpacker hostel is right in the hub of the buzzing Paihia night life but you'll leave the noise as soon as you st...
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5
Pickled Parrot Backpackers

87 /100

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Pickled Parrot Backpackers

The Pickled Parrot is a small, quiet and friendly hostel away from the noise and hustle of the " Party Backpackers " in Paihia ! Please note we do have a quiet policy after 10pm , so that our guests that are going on early trips to Cape Reinga, or diving, sailing etc. can have a good sleep ! We hav...
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6
Base Bay of Islands

86 /100

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Base Bay of Islands

Welcome to Base Bay of Islands backpacker hostel, located in the stunning Bay of Islands just 50 metres from the beach. Splash in the pool or spa/hot tub, relax on the sun deck or choose from one of the many adrenalin pumping activities this island has to offer. Our friendly staff will give you...
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Bay Adventurer Apartments and Backpackers Resort

82 /100

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Bay Adventurer Apartments and Backpackers Resort

Welcome to the Bay Adventurer, Paihia's only backpackers resort, hostel and apartments in one complex. Located in Paihia, the heart of the Bay of Islands, Northland, New Zealand We are more than just a hostel - with our extensive range of facilities we are a true backpackers resort. We offer...
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8
Peppertree Lodge

80 /100

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Peppertree Lodge

Bryan and Jan extend a warm 'kiwi' welcome. Twin/double/triple family rooms with/without ensuite. Hotel quality mattresses. Ensuite 4 share rooms. Spacious indoor/outdoor living areas. Large, well equipped kitchen + 2 BBQ's, free mountain bikes, kayaks, tennis, extensive video and DVD libary (50...
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Centabay Lodge

80 /100

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Centabay Lodge

Centabay Lodge is very centrally located. We are less than 5 minutes walk to the wharf, (where all water activities leave from) bus stop, supermarket and other shops, restaurants and bars. We can give you more details on the wide range of things to do in the area and have a full booking office for a...
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