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YHA Gisborne Reviews

32 harris st, kaiti, Gisborne, New Zealand

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84 Total Reviews
  • 78%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 78%Location
  • 80%Staff
  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 85%Facilities

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Enjoyed my stay. Small and very quiet hostel. The dorms are very spacious, never seen such a large room for a 6-bed dorm. Large kitchen, decent-sized common and TV room. Good wifi, but it's $5 per day even for YHA members. Nice deck outside to eat and socialise. The walk into the city centre is about 10-15 minutes, and about 20 mins from the Information Centre. Would stay again if I ever return to Gisborne.


Best hostel stay ever.

  • 23rd Jan 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • New Zealand
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


Saw a few small roaches in the bedroom. Great kitchen and other facilities.


We stayed in a private ensuite room. Was fantastic - absolutely spotless, smelt gorgeous, lovely soft towels. Felt more like a hotel! The kitchen had everything we needed too.


manager was very rude upon checkout!

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