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Reviews of Taupo Urban Retreat Taupo Hostel

65 Heu Heu Street, Taupo, Taupo, New Zealand

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 84%

Facilities 87%

Location 97%

Safety 88%

Staff 98%

Value 90%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Fitness Centre"
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • PlayStation
  • Pool Table
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam room
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.42USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Taupo?

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Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 84%

Facilities 87%

Location 97%

Safety 88%

Staff 98%

Value 90%

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Anonymous
25 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
41+

Liked: Kitchen facilities and the cleaniless and quality of showers.

Disliked: thin walls

Customer would recommend this property

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Anonymous
24 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Liked: Awesome location, very clean, hot water, good pressure in shower, clean beds, nice bar, everything was great. Sarah was super friendly and helpful.

Disliked: Nothing.

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
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94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
22 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Liked: The staff were very helpful

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
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89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
07 Jan 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Liked: Location

Customer would recommend this property

83% Overall Rating
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83% Overall Rating

Anonymous
23 Dec 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities, Work / volunteering

Liked: It is ok

Disliked: To change and cancel is complicatedly

83% Overall Rating
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83% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 Dec 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break, Family Holiday, Shopping, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Central location, private room and bathroom fan

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
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97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
17 Dec 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Liked: big kitchen

Disliked: feng shui in room six could use some improvement :)

Customer would recommend this property

91% Overall Rating
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91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
05 Dec 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Free tea and coffee and $5 chilli meal which was lovely. Good facilities in kitchen.

Disliked: Kitchen closes at 10pm. Everything is switched off so you can't have a cheeky snack after a night out!

Customer would recommend this property

83% Overall Rating
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  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 100%
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83% Overall Rating


04 Dec 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Common rooms

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
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  • Value - 80%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
24 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: Big lockable storage units under the beds

Disliked: No free WiFi

Customer would recommend this property

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