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Pacific Coast Backpackers Lodge

Free Cancellation Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.

268 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

Located in Mount Maunganui, Pacific Coast Lodge and Backpackers is an award-winning hostel, located at 500 metres from the beach and next to Blake park. Guests have free use of surf boards, WiFi and on-site parking. We offer free assistance with job placement, lots of jobs opportunities are within walking distance.

We have a huge communal fully equipped kitchen with free tea/coffee/herbs/spices, an outdoor courtyard with BBQ's free to use, games room and reading room waiting for you to challenge us to a game of Ping Pong! You will be enjoying a spacious and comfy lounge with Chromecast and Netflix. Laundry facilities are available. Computer and printer access are also available.

You can choose to stay in a lively dormitory room or in the comfort of your own private room. Toilet and bathroom facilities are shared. All rooms come with bed sheets including duvets. Towels can be hired for $4 each.

Mount Maunganui Pacific Coast Lodge and Backpackers is 5 km from Tauranga Airport, the local bus stop is located right out the front of the Backpackers, hop on Bus #5 if you have arrived in Tauranga. The INTERCITY bus stop is also right outside, choose stop code PCL Pacific Coast Lodge for Intercity.
Check in is from 2pm and check out from 8am to 10am.

A photo ID identification (passport, 18+ card or valid NZ driver's license), credit card and $30 cash dposit for keys will be asked upon arrival.
Please make sure you ALL have this to avoid disappointment. Late check-ins till midnight are available on request.

We can't wait to welcome you in our beautiful city! 'Life's better at the Mount!' ;)

Cancel for free 2 days before arrival, after that:
Bookings are non-refundable. Changes or cancellations are not allowed. In case your card is not valid, the property will contact you asking for new card details. If you don't provide the details within 24 hours, the property is entitled to cancel your booking.
No refund will be given, should you alter your reserved dates or leave for any reason before your reserved departure date.

Please note for GROUPS OF 6 OR MORE, special conditions apply at all times (a preauthorization on a credit card in case of incidentals will be taken on arrival and an assurance form will have to be completed before arrival). Your beds must be book directly with us over the phone or by email for groups of 6 or more.

Reviews & Ratings

268 Total Reviews
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Latest Reviews

Sep 19, 2023
Wow, what a cool vibe! The staff were so friendly, all the other travellers were really welcoming and I didn't want to leave. I had an excellent quiet sleep and found it to be real value for money. I'll be back!
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Female, 25-30
Sep 08, 2023
Awesome vibe, close to beach and not far from love. I love staying here when in town, great staff and easy to meet other travelers. Highly recommend 👌
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Female, 25-30
May 04, 2023
We were in a 10 bed dorm which was pretty busy, not much space, showers and loos were also pretty squeezed, there is defs a big long term crowd here & friendly staff! Good wifi & kitchen facilities, perpetual weed smell
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Couple, 18-24


  • Free

    • Linen Included
    • Free Parking
    • Free City Maps
    • Free WiFi
    • Free Internet Access
  • General

    • Security Lockers
    • Common Room
    • Bicycle Parking
    • BBQ
    • Breakfast Not Included
    • Adaptors
    • Book Exchange
    • Hot Showers
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Utensils
    • Dryer
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Jobs Board
    • Hair Dryers For Hire
    • Parking
    • Hair Dryers
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Safe Deposit Box
    • Washing Machine
    • Flexible NRR
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Towels for hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • Fax Service
    • 24 Hour Reception
    • Tours/Travel Desk
    • 24 Hour Security
    • Housekeeping
    • Late check-out
    • Reception (limited hours)
  • Food & Drink

    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • Board Games
    • Games Room
    • Wi-Fi