Located in Paihia, YHA Bay of Islands Paihia is in the entertainment district and near the beach. Russell Museum and Pompallier Mission are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Waitangi Treaty Grounds and Bay Of Islands Vintage Railway. Hundertwasser Public Toilets and The Parrot Place are also worth visiting. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails.
This hostel features a microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a computer station, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and desks.
YHA Bay of Islands Paihia offers 14 forms of accommodation. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation includes desks. This Paihia hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
Awards and affiliations
Green/Sustainable Property This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Staffed front desk
Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and Union Pay
This Backpacker property has been rated 4 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Property is also known as
YHA Hostel Paihia
YHA Paihia Bay Of Islands
YHA Bay Islands Paihia Hostel
YHA Bay Islands Hostel
YHA Bay Islands Paihia
YHA Bay Islands
Yha Of Islands Paihia Paihia
YHA Bay of Islands Paihia Paihia
YHA Bay of Islands Paihia Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
YHA Bay of Islands Paihia Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Paihia
Frequently asked questions
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
Self-parking is free at this property.
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Situated by the ocean, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Paihia Beach and Paihia Wharf. Waitangi Treaty Grounds and Waitangi Golf Club are also within 3 miles (5 km).
Yes, YHA Bay of Islands Paihia offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YHA Bay of Islands Paihia cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Overall score and ratings
We verify reviews to ensure the traveller booked with Expedia Group. Travellers may receive a savings voucher when they submit a review. We publish all reviews, positive or negative, that meet our guidelines.