Sunkist International Backpackers
Hostel | 506 Brown St, Thames, New Zealand 3500
17 out of 20 customers would recommend this property
Recent review (09/03/2013)
Ann Henderson thinks…
"Beautiful old house - part of the history of the township. Relaxed atmosphere and other guests all happy to chat. Very helpful staff - pick up and drop off at the I site for buses."Read all Sunkist International Backpackers reviews
- Credit cards accepted
- Car Parking
- Self-catering Facilities
- Games room
- Secure lockers
- Lounge area
- Internet / Wi-Fi
- Pool table(s)
- Safety deposit
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Washing machines
- Bicycle hire
- Reception (limited hours)
- BBQ area
- Common area / room
- Communal kitchen
- Internet access in public areas
- Onsite shop(s)
- Outside area
- Television room
- Towel USD 1.69
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.
Earliest check-in: 11:00
Latest Check-out: 10:30
Group of 15 or more traveling to Thames?Contact us directly
4 Star Backpackers is located in our historic location by the waterfront.
Come and stay at our 1860s building with modern facilities and an awesome garden.
With bike and car hire and shuttles to get you to the Pinnacles and the Hauraki Rail Trail, there is always something for you to do.
Cyclists and hikers welcome, come as a group or by yourself. Read more
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|Shared Rooms A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.|
Dorm (4 beds) Female only
Dorm (4 beds)
Dorm (7 beds)
10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)Self-catering
|Private Rooms A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.|
Deluxe Double Garden View (Shared bathroom)No meals or drinks included
Deluxe Single Garden View (Shared bathroom)Self-catering
About Sunkist International Backpackers
located in the heart of Historic Grahamstown, surrounded by the many local attractions & activities.
We are a short stroll to the Beaches, Goldmines, Walks, Butterfly Farm, a squash/tennis club, the Miniature Railway, Museum, art galleries, Saturday markets and pubs.
Ride the Hauraki "Rail Trail" right from our front door or use our shuttle to Te Aroha or Waikino for one and two day cycle trips back to us.
4x4 Rental Cars onsite - modern Toyota RAV4's for rent so you can explore all of the Coromandel including the gravel roads. Ask us for details.
Hike the Pinnacles - You can catch our Shuttle to the “Kauaeranga Valley" from the hostel.
The Kauaeranga Valley is home to 21 different walks that vary from an hour in length to an entire night through the beautiful regenerated native bush and crystal clear streams, crossing swing bridges and passing by waterfalls. The Pinnacles is the ultimate place for a day trek or over-night stay in an 80 person hut. Reach the highest accessible point in the Coromandel for awesome views which take your breath away and become the highlight of your NZ (New Zealand) experience.
We offer many free facilities, including storage, filtered coffee, tea, spices etc.
We offer spacious rooms large dorms thru to private doubles and a sun-drenched balcony, garden with BBQ & hammocks.
We can cater for solo travellers or groups - families or friends, hiking or biking groups, we have options for you all.
Large shared bathroom and Kitchen areas, big TV lounge with 51 inch tv and videos, pool table, darts.
Our Info desk can book buses, activities and accommodation with no booking fees.
Sunkist International Backpackers and Car Rentals
506 Brown St,