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Ariki Backpackers Hostel

25 Ariki Street, Taranaki, New Plymouth, New Zealand

Hilton location, million dollar views at budget accommodation rate Ariki Backpackers in New Plymouth has it all!!! Qualmark 3+ Star!!! Ariki Backpackers is the fun, friendly laid-back hostel in the heart of New Plymouth. At Backpacker prices, it has a range of rooms, including a girl’s only dorm, private rooms, family rooms and the famous Queen Anne Room for that special night! Sleeps up to 40, is ideal for those sports teams young and old. Read more

90% Overall Rating 25 out of 28 customers would recommend this property based on 28 reviews

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 86%

Location 99%

Safety 89%

Staff 94%

Value 87%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • ATM
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 10.66USD
  • Breakfast 3.55USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to New Plymouth?

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Hilton location, million dollar views at budget accommodation rate Ariki Backpackers in New Plymouth has it all!!! Qualmark 3+ Star!!! Ariki Backpackers is the fun, friendly laid-back hostel in the heart of New Plymouth. At Backpacker prices, it has a range of rooms, including a girl’s only dorm, private rooms, family rooms and the famous Queen Anne Room for that special night! Sleeps up to 40, is ideal for those sports teams young and old. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

5 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Standard 2 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Ariki Backpackers

10 things you may not know about New Plymouth’s Ariki Backpackers:

1. Ariki Backpackers is only 100 meters away from New Plymouths city bus centre
2.Ariki Backpackers is only 100 meters away from the Taranaki’s, world famous Len Lye Wind Wand
3.Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from New Zealand’s award winning Coastal walkway
4.Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from New Zealand’s award winning Puke Ariki Library and Museum
5.Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from the amazing Tasman Sea!!!!
6.Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from up to 10 cafes
7.Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from New Plymouth’s and Taranaki largest shopping complex Centre City, with over 60 shops and a international food court
8. Ariki Backpackers is situated above New Plymouths Icons Sports bar, which has over 20 TV’s to watch all any of your favourite sports, and has Stonegrill Dinning.
9Ariki Backpackers can book any of your Taranaki experiences from learning to surf to Climbing the summit of Mt Taranaki with mountain shuttles with one of our reputable Maori guides.

Ariki Backpackers can hire you, surfboards, Kayaks and even Bikes to enjoy the "World's best places to live“ - voted in 2008”

Accommodation Information

Ariki Backpackers has a number of room configurations to choose from, at very affordable prices.
Qualmark 3+ star!!

Room 1 - Private twin/single room
Room 2 - Private double room
Room 3 - Private double room
Room 4 - Private twin/single room
Room 5 - Dorm one - sleeps up to 10
Room 6 - Queen Anne - sleeps up to 2
Room 7 - Dorm two - Girls room - sleeps up to 6
Room 8 - Dorm three - sleeps up to 6
Room 9 - Dorm four - sleeps up to 6
Room 10 - Dorm five - sleeps up to 6

Dorms rooms: $30.00

Private: $70.00 - $80.00

Peak rates apply

All pricing is in New Zealand Dollars

Credit card details are require to reserve bookings.

- Long stays welcome upon request application

- Groups welcome

Location Information

By air, sea or road, Taranaki is an accessible region neatly poised halfway between Auckland and Wellington on the western seaboard of New Zealand’s North Island.


BY AIR: Air New Zealand fly’s direct from either Auckland or Wellington and often has a early Bird $69 fare if you are quick, Check out www.airnewzealand.co.nz.

BY ROAD: There are two Main Arterial routes into Taranaki.

From the North State Highway 3 brings you along the dramatic coast of North Taranaki from Te Kuiti.

From the south state Highway 3 brings you from Wellington through Wanganui through the great South Taranaki Dairy country, to Hawera, having the option to travel up Surf Highway 45, Taranaki’s famous Surfing coast line, or travel through Stratford to New Plymouth.

And from the East, enjoy the adventure and history of the forgotten world highway 43(NZ first heritage trail), starting at Taumarunui the 155 kilometre highway winds its way through rugged hill country to Stratford.

Regular bus services to Taranaki operate from Auckland and Wellington.
Check out www.intercity.co.nz and www.nakedbus.com - Fares as low as $1 !!

Ariki Backpackers is only 100 meters from the New Plymouth bus centre. The closest and only Backpackers in central New Plymouth!

Situated on the corner of Ariki and Brougham Street New Plymouth.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.