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Rotorua Planet Backpackers Reviews

1080 Eruera Street, PO Box 2099, Rotorua, New Zealand

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26 Total Reviews
  • 90%Value For Money
  • 97%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 100%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 87%Cleanliness
  • 87%Facilities

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Brilliant place I booked for 3 stayed for 4 nights really friendly, a great place to meet people. Kerry you're fantastic, you do a great job keeping everyone happy,, will definitely be back.


Strange vibe here, not your usual backpackers. This place appears to have lots of Asian residents. Everyone is quite to themselves. We enjoyed our stay, but the disgusting noises from the men's bathrooms put us off. Mostly spitting.


Excellent value for money with everything I need. Ample facilities for the number of people. Daily cleaning. Wish all backpacker hostels were run like this one.


Fantastic stay, wish it had been for longer. Staff at reception were so welcoming and helpful. Great atmosphere, very friendly long term guests who can guide you around! Would stay again and recommend :)

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