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Ariki Backpackers

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Business Type: Fun, friendly hostel

Price: 30.00

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Hilton location, million dollar views at budget accommodation rate Ariki Backpackers in New Plymouth has it all!!!

Address: 25 Ariki Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki view New Plymouth,Taranaki

Phone: view phone+64 6 769 5020


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Ariki Backpackers is the fun, friendly laid-back hostel in the heart of New Plymouth. At Backpacker prices, it has a range of rooms, including a girl’s only dorm, private rooms, family rooms and the famous Queen Anne Room for that special night! Sleeps up to 40, is ideal for those sports teams young and old.

Here at Ariki Backpackers we offer you comfortable & inviting accommodation at budget rates! We are an easy 2 minute walk from the bus station and the only centrally located 3 Star Plus Qualmark Assured Backpackers within New Plymouth.

Puke Ariki Information Centre, Museum and Library are all within an easy 2-3 minute walk. Other sort after attractions within walking distance include the Coastal Walkway, Fitzroy Surf, Pukekura Park, Bowl Of Brooklands, Brooklands Zoo, Seal Colony excursions, T.S.B Stadium, supermarkets, restaurants and cafes as well as many specialty shops including the City Centre Complex. After a day out, relax on our balcony with awesome views of the Tasman sea and Len Lye Wind Wand.

We offer a range of Dorm Rooms including girls only dorm,boys dorm and mixed dorm. All have full linen(duvet and towel included)Four dorm rooms have full ensuite. Our Doubles and Twin/Single rooms include TV and full linen(including duvet and towel). Our comfortable lounge has a 50" Freeview T.V. with D.V.D's available for guests. We have a fully equipped communal kitchen. CyberCom with Skype is available.
Mountain shuttle and Tours arranged upon request.

We not only offer accommodation for our international & national backpackers, but also sports teams, social groups, and tour groups of all ages. Long stays welcome upon request.

Barter Card,Visa, Eftpos and MasterCard are accepted.
10 things you may not know about New Plymouth’s Ariki Backpackers:
Ariki Backpackers is only 100 meters away from New Plymouths city bus centre
Ariki Backpackers is only 100 meters away from the Taranaki’s, world famous Len Lye Wind Wand
Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from New Zealand’s award winning Coastal walkway
Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from New Zealand’s award winning Puke Ariki Library and Museum
Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from the amazing Tasman Sea!!!!
Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from up to 10 cafes
Ariki Backpackers is 100 meters away from New Plymouth’s and Taranaki largest shopping complex Centre City, with over 60 shops and a international food court
Ariki Backpackers is situated above New Plymouths Icons Sports bar, which has over 20 TV’s to watch all any of your favourite sports, and has Stonegrill Dinning.
Ariki Backpackers can book any of your Taranaki experiences from learning to surf to Climbing the summit of Mt Taranaki with mountain shuttles with one of our reputable Maori guides.
Ariki Backpackers can hire you, surfboards, Kayaks and even Bikes to enjoy the "World's best places to live“ - voted in 2008”

Ariki Backpackers has a number of room configurations to choose from, at very affordable prices.
Room 1 - Private twin/single room
Room 2 - Private double room
Room 3 - Private double room
Room 4    - Private twin/single room
Room 5    - Dorm one - sleeps up to 9
Room 6 -    Family room - sleeps up to 4
Room 7 - Dorm two - Girls room - sleeps up to 6
Room 8    - Dorm three - sleeps up to 6
Room 9    - Dorm four - sleeps up to 6
Room 10    - Dorm five - sleeps up to 6
Dorms rooms: $30.00
Private: $70.00 - $80.00
Peak rates appy
All pricing is in New Zealand Dollars
Credit card details are require to reserve bookings.
- Long stays welcome upon request application
- Groups welcome

Cancellation Policy
48 hour cancellation policy applies. Ariki Backpackers require any cancellation or date change to be made 48 hours prior to arrival time to avoid forfeiting full booking cost.
Ariki Backpackers Facilities include:
TV lounge with large 50 inch TV
Internet available with Skype
DVD library
Huge outdoor deck with BBQ available for guests.
Surfboards for hire
Kayaks for hire
Bikes for hire
Full laundry available
Large Kitchen available

Travel desk available for tours, ranging from:
Mountain summit trips
Surfing - surf highway 45
Dam dropping [ see website ]
Farm tours, milking cows!
Seal watching
Garden tours
Local Maori culture tours


25 Ariki Street, New Plymouth, New Zealand

By air, sea or road, Taranaki is an accessible region neatly poised halfway between Auckland and Wellington on the western seaboard of New Zealand

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