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Blarneys Rock Backpackers

Hostel | 1210 Tutanekai St, Rotorua, New Zealand 000

84.8% Overall Rating

55 out of 59 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (07/10/2014)

"Convenient location, nice room, duvet provided, was able to drop off gear prior to check-in. Room was light and airy with good vetilation and blinds. A wide selection of spices was available for visitors to use. Good…"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Blarney’s Rock Backpackers, where the beds are pre-made and the coffee and tea are free. We are a small, homely hostel located in central Rotorua, specializing in affordable accommodation for all types of travellers. Read more

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About Blarneys Rock Backpackers

Come and stay at your "Home away from Home":
- Free Wifi.
- Internet café
- Awesome laundry deal: $5 wash 'n dry, washing powder included
- Excellent kitchen facilities (no closing time)
- Bright, clean and pleasant social areas
- A sundeck great for BBQing, or just soaking up the sun
- BYO alcohol
- Helpful and travel experienced staff
- Activities desk - Specials available
- Luggage storage upon request
- 2 min away from the bus stops
- Free parking around the corner, first come first served basis.
- Reception open 8.00am to 8.00pm. (Arrivals after 8.00pm ring 07 343 7904 and we will come doen and let you in)

So come join us at Blarney’s Rock Backpackers your "Home away from Home".

Accommodation Information

Blarney’s Rock have varied dorm room options. An 8 bed, 7 bed, and 4 bed dorms are all available. We also have 3 private rooms to choose from. All guests receive 50mb FREE Wifi per person per night, there is also a Rotorua FREE Wifi Hotspot in the hostel that is unlimited.

Location Information

We are located on Tutanekai St, the artery through town. From the Information Centre and the bus stop, walk down Haupapa St then left onto Tutanekai. It is approximately a 2 minute walk.

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