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The Art House Backpackers

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Beach nearby, black sand, beach towels
Beach nearby, black sand, beach towels

Overview of The Art House Backpackers

The Art House Backpackers

1.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 front desk
259 Marine Parade, Napier, Napier South, 4110

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNapier Beach1 min walk
  • Popular LocationOpossum World3 min walk
  • Popular LocationPania of the Reef8 min walk
  • AirportNapier (NPE-Hawke's Bay)14 min drive

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About this area


Located in Napier, The Art House Backpackers is near the airport and near the beach. Marine Parade and Mission Estate Winery are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Napier Beach and Nelson Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at McLean Park or Park Island Sports Complex.

What's nearby

  • Napier Beach - 1 min walk
  • Opossum World - 3 min walk
  • Napier Visitor Information Centre - 5 min walk
  • Napier Soundshell - 5 min walk
  • Pania of the Reef - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Napier (NPE-Hawke's Bay) - 14 min drive


  • Kilim - 3 min walk
  • Adoro - 4 min walk
  • Cafe DMP - 5 min walk
  • The Rose - 6 min walk
  • Indonesia Restaurant - 6 min walk

About this property

The Art House Backpackers

Beach Napier hostel in Napier South with 24-hour front desk
Along with dry cleaning, this smoke-free hostel has laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All rooms are shared and offer private yards and desks. Guests will also find fireplaces.
The Art House Backpackers offers 9 forms of shared accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature fireplaces. This individually furnished accommodation includes desks. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Lockers available

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden


  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Outdoor space

  • Garden


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Individually furnished
  • Shared accommodations

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Check-in from 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 16


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily until 9:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

The Art House Backpackers Napier
The Art House Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
The Art House Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Napier

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Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 1 out of 2 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 2 reviews
4 - Good 0%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 2 reviews
3 - Okay 50%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 2 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 2 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
很棒 櫃檯人員很好 有機會再去
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020