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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

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Funky Green Voyager

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

A comfortable, cozy atmosphere, a beautiful backyard with BBQ facilities, an awesome kitchen and friendly, helpful staff (we will help you with anything, be it a doctor's appointment, the best mechanic for your car, a yoga studio), make our hostel the #1 choice in Rotorua.

We are 'Green' because we are environmentally friendly (big on recycling), have a green building and lots of green grass. We have free parking and barbecue use, a free information office with lots of very good discounts and we offer free, fast and unlimited WiFi.

We are the top rated hostel for Rotorua not only in the BBH and Lonely Planet, but also in numerous guide-books around the world.

It is our goal to make your stay in Rotorua as memorable and fun as possible - we offer convenient booking services, and have numerous discounts on all of the major activities!

Our beds have inner-spring mattresses and the kitchen is not only beautiful, but also very functional. View House Rules

Overview

Funky Green Voyager makes sustainable travel in Rotorua easy. We're big on recycling and proud of our eco credentials – plus we have a big backyard full of lovely lush grass. Head out there with a beer and fire up the barbecue on sunny days. In the winter, we make a roaring log fire in the lounge, so there's always somewhere cosy to hang out and make new friends. Our friendly staff are always up for a chat and they've got tons of tips like where to find the best yoga studios or craft breweries.

Location

We're on the edge of the Victoria neighbourhood, just south of the centre of Rotorua. Hop on the number 10 bus from Rotorua Airport and you'll be with us in 35 minutes – we have luggage storage, so if you arrive early you can drop your bag and get exploring straightaway. We're a 15-minute walk from the centre of Rotorua and 18 minutes from the Rotorua Museum. Road-tripping around the North Island? You can park outside for free.

Rooms and Dorms

Our brightly coloured linen adds to the funky feel of our sleeping areas, which include private rooms – great for couples and small groups – and mixed dorms for those who prefer to mingle. Our beds all have 200cm-long inner-spring mattresses, so they're extra-comfortable. Some of our rooms have en-suite bathrooms, too, so you don't have far to go in the middle of the night.

Extras and activities

We've got a growing foodie scene in Rotorua, but if you don't feel like eating out (or want to save some dollars for adventure tours), you can easily make dinner in our well-equipped kitchen or grill something tasty on our barbecue. With free Wi-Fi throughout the hostel, look up some new recipes to impress your mates! The next day, take your travel buddies along to reception and we'll help you book days out – from rafting the Kaituna River to mountain biking the redwood forests.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.2

  • Security 8.5

  • Location 9.0

  • Staff 9.5

  • Atmosphere 9.3

  • Cleanliness 9.1

  • Facilities 9.1


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    07 Mar 2020
    The staff were so helpful! Someone called to make reservations for us for dinner and helped us figure out some things to do. Definitely would stay here again!
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    01 Mar 2020
    We loved our stay at the Funky Green Voyager. The staff were all exceedingly friendly and helpful and the hostel itself very relaxing. I look forward to staying here again.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    24 Feb 2020
    This place really cool. Staff were super friendly, easy going and very helpful in regards to any questions and were able to give discounts on a variety of activities. Location was great. The hostel site itself was small but big enough to not feel cramped. A very nice atmosphere! The beds were comfy and wooden frames which made for a sturdier sleep than that of a metal bed frame. Whole place was cleaned daily which was nice and the kitchen was well stocked with pots and pans etc.
    Wales, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    12 Mar 2020
    We enjoyed our stay at the funky green voyager: The staff were very friendly and helpful and even gave us a personalised tour of the kitchen and communal areas. I originally booked this place via a friend’s recommendation and am happy I did.
    USA, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    25 Feb 2020
    Excellent staff. Enya was so so helpful in reviewing options, helping us book tours, and able to give discount codes!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    24 Feb 2020
    This hostel was a solid place to base myself in Rotorua. It's a bit far from the city center, but once you get there, you are greeted to friendly staff and an atmosphere that is mostly young backpackers. Although it's a bit quieter, I still had no problem meeting other travelers. Although I stayed in a 10-bed room, it was actually a suite comprised of a 4-bed room and a couple 3-bed rooms, giving even more privacy. Like many other hostels, security lockers in the rooms is a good idea.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 8.0

    Fabulous

    07 Mar 2020
    The hostel had a cool vibe, and did a great job making an effort to be eco-friendly. The owners, however, really pressure and manipulate us into several very expensive bookings, under the guise of being discounted. For example, the manager recommended Waimangu, and later told us we owed money for the booking. She charged us $85 for the tickets, when they really sold for $45. We were told the rest payed for transportation, though we certainly could have Ubered for much less. That really sucked
    USA, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    27 Feb 2020
    Calm atmosphere. Friendly staff. Some rooms don't have locks while others do? Also the room smelt overwhemingly of mildew and needed to be aired out every day.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    08 Mar 2020
    In a door style room, there is no key or lock. Anyone can come into the room or hostel. Open space which is nice but not very safe in my opinion. They do offer to hold valuables however
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 6.9

    Good

    16 Mar 2020
    Not secure whatsoever, but a cute quirky little place. Probably wouldn’t suggest to a friend. Very kind staff though.
    Canada, Female, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Jobs Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Board Games


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