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Astray Motel And Backpackers

3 star Hotel | 1202 Pukuatua Street, Rotorua Rotorua, New Zealand 3010

87.2% Overall Rating

39 out of 42 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (04/10/2015)

"Right in the centre of town. Lovely friendly, informative host. Everything we needed in the kitchen. Clean and comfortable."

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Internet access in public areas

What's Included

  • Linen

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: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Rotorua?

Contact us directly

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Quality budget accommodation at competitive prices in central Rotorua.
Receiver of Hostelbookers Award for Excellence 2012, Best Value, Oceania.
Free WiFi high speed. Freeview TV. Common-room, kitchen & laundry. Off street parking.
Close to Rotorua’s many restaurants, bars and cafes, but far enough away to enjoy a good night’s sleep.
Astray is an easy walk to thermal areas, hot pools, lake-front, I-site and bus stop.
Book with us and get rock bottom prices and discounts on many activities. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! 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.

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! 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.

Budget Single (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Triple (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Budget 2 person (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Budget Double (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Double (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Twin (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Astray Motel And Backpackers

We know all the “must do” activities in Rotorua and we can book you in.

Astray offers a wide range of budget accommodation: 4-bed bunkrooms, 2-bed bunkroom and budget doubles. All with shared facilities. Special: Budget Single with shared facilities: $40.

We also offer motel accommodation in double studios, twin studios, and 1 & 2 bedroom studios. All with ensuite bathroom, Freeview TV and tea/coffee making facilities.

Our rooms are cosy, clean, centrally located and have funky decor!

Our common area with full kitchen facilities (2 full ovens, 2 fridges, microwave and hob) is also home to a big screen plasma television with Freeview TV. Free on- site parking for guests.

Check in between 2pm and 9pm
Check out before 10am

Accommodation Information

Astray Motel & Backpackers has got four types of budget backpacker accommodation:
4 Bed Bunk Dorm
2 Bed Bunk Dorm
Double Room
SIngle Room
Astray has also got Studios with ensuite, Freeview TV and tea/coffee making facilities:
Double Studio
Twin Studio
1 Bed room (sleeps 3 people)
1 Bed room (sleeps 4 people)
2 Bed room ( sleeps 6 people)

Location Information

Astray Motel & Backpackers
1202 Pukuatua Street
Rotorua 3010

Astray is just around the corner from 'eat street', Tutanekai Street with its restaurants, bars and cafees.
It is within a short walk to thermal areas, the lake front, the information I-site and city & intercity buses.

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