Website feedback

Rock Solid Backpackers Rotorua NZ Hostel

1140 Hinemoa street, Downtown rotorua, Rotorua, New Zealand

FREE HIGH SPEED Wifi! 2015 Tripadvisor Excellence Award! Number 1 Rotorua Hostel rated on Tripadvisor, Booking.com, HostelWorld, Hostelbookers, Hostelz.com and Agoda! Free Xbox, Pool table, Table Tennis, DVDs! Free coffee, tea, coffee, sugar, salt, pepper herbs and spices! Kia ora and welcome to Rotorua's most spacious and newly refurbished hostel located in the heart of downtown Rotorua. Where you will find clean, modern and comfortable accommodation at great rates and be welcomed by friendly local owners Barry and Vanessa and their team of locals! Read more

90% Overall Rating 48 out of 51 customers would recommend this property based on 51 reviews

Atmosphere 88%

Cleanliness 92%

Facilities 85%

Location 94%

Safety 92%

Staff 92%

Value 90%

See all reviews

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • WiFi

Important Information

We require a passport and valid credit card at check in time.

Absolutely NO party groups, stag nights or hen parties!

Children of all ages welcome if accompanied by adults, each child needs it's own bed and the whole room needs to be booked for private use.

Check in from 2pm and no later than 9:30pm. Main doors will be locked. Late arrivals will be considered a No Show and still charged late cancellation fee equal to first night stay.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Rotorua?

Contact us directly

FREE HIGH SPEED Wifi! 2015 Tripadvisor Excellence Award! Number 1 Rotorua Hostel rated on Tripadvisor, Booking.com, HostelWorld, Hostelbookers, Hostelz.com and Agoda! Free Xbox, Pool table, Table Tennis, DVDs! Free coffee, tea, coffee, sugar, salt, pepper herbs and spices! Kia ora and welcome to Rotorua's most spacious and newly refurbished hostel located in the heart of downtown Rotorua. Where you will find clean, modern and comfortable accommodation at great rates and be welcomed by friendly local owners Barry and Vanessa and their team of locals! Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Rock Solid Backpackers Rotorua NZ

Guest lounge-Reception - Open 8am-10:00pm
Our large comfortable guest lounge is the hub of the hostel with an amazing view to a 17m high indoor rock climbing wall. Free high speed WIFI, free play pool table, Xbox, table tennis, DVDs and book exchange corner is also available.
Check in times: 2:00pm-9:30pm. Important - Strictly no check in after 10pm.

Free Baggage and Bike Storage
Arriving before check in time (2pm) or have spare time after you check out(10am) and before your bus leaves town? No problem - we have free bag and bike storage (with a fridge) and you are welcome to hang out in our lounge!

Guest Kitchen and Dining room
We have a large well equipped guest kitchen and dining room for guests to prepare and cook their meals and snacks. We also provide free coffee, tea, sugar, salt, pepper, herbs and spices!

Guest Laundry
Coin operated laundry facilities are available

Tours and Activities
Discounts - Before you book your local activities elsewhere we can offer some great discounts to many of the activities in Rotorua - just ask at reception.

NOTE: We are an international backpacker/hostel. A passport and credit card are required at check-in time. Absolutely NO party groups, stag groups or hen parties!

Accommodation Information

We have a variety of dorm sizes available: 4 bed, 6 bed and 8 bed which consist of a combination of bunks and single beds. Bedding includes mattress(with protector) and pillow(with protector), fresh linen and duvet/blanket. Dorms also have lockable wardrobes, towel hooks and heaters.

We also have a private single room, private twin room(2 single beds) and several private double rooms(double bed) all linen, towel and duvet/blanket. These rooms also have heaters, towel hooks and small table and chair(s).

We now also offer private double ensuite rooms which include all linen, towel and duvet/blanket. These rooms also have heaters, towel hooks and small table and chair(s).

Thursday - Saturday Discount Specials!!
Want the best rates in town! Dont mind the music of local nightclubs and their patrons? Then we offer a great discount on the rooms located on our main street side. So grab your ear plugs and save while you sleep!

Minimum age limit 18 years old.

Location Information

Rock Solid Backpackers Hostel is located in the heart of downtown Rotorua just a short 5 min walk from the Rotorua visitor i-site and many of Rotorua's popular attractions such as Kuirau Park thermal hot pool park, Rotorua museum and Polynesian Spa.

It is also central to cafes, restaurants and shopping.

Local attractions and activities are also easily accessed by car or tour bus and we can offer some great discounts on many of these activities including the maori cultural villages and geothermal parks.

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.