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In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
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In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
238 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast Available
Business Services
Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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Explore the area

Popular LocationEat Street7 min walk
Popular LocationKuirau Park7 min walk
Popular LocationRotorua Central Mall10 min walk
AirportRotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional)14 min drive

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About this area

Rotorua

YHA Rotorua - Hostel is located in Rotorua. Skyline Rotorua is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Rotorua and Lake Rotoiti. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Racing Rotorua or Rotorua International Stadium. Make sure you don't miss outdoor adventures like skydiving, ziplining and hiking/biking trails.
Visit our Rotorua travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Eat Street - 7 min walk
  • Kuirau Park - 7 min walk
  • Matariki Hangi & Maori Cultural Performance - 9 min walk
  • Rotorua Central Mall - 10 min walk
  • Tamaki Maori Village - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • AirportRotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional) - 14 min drive

About this property

YHA Rotorua - Hostel

5-star eco-friendly hostel near Polynesian Spa
Along with laundry facilities, this hostel has a computer station and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, multilingual staff, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All 99 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, safes and free toiletries.
YHA Rotorua - Hostel offers 99 forms of accommodation with a safe and free toiletries. This Rotorua hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on request and an iron/ironing board can be requested.
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.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–noon: NZD 7.50-11.50 for adults and NZD 7.50-11.50 for children

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 7.50 and NZD 11.50 for adults, and NZD 7.50 and NZD 11.50 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
No on-site parking is available
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Alcohol is not served at this property

National rating

This Backpacker property has been rated 5 stars.

Property is also known as

YHA Rotorua Hostel
YHA Rotorua
YHA Rotorua - Hostel Rotorua
YHA Rotorua - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
YHA Rotorua - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Rotorua

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at YHA Rotorua - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, YHA Rotorua - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YHA Rotorua - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is YHA Rotorua - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at YHA Rotorua - Hostel?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at YHA Rotorua - Hostel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 10 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at YHA Rotorua - Hostel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is YHA Rotorua - Hostel located?
Situated in Rotorua, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Rotorua Night Market and Polynesian Spa. Lake Rotorua and Skyline Rotorua are also within 3 miles (5 km).
4.2
Very good
238 reviews
5 - Excellent
99
4 - Good
102
3 - Okay
26
2 - Poor
5
1 - Terrible
6

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice little room, good location in town, we enjoyed it . Close to the park w hot springs.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
The staffs there are nice and friendly. The room is clean and comfortable.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Room and bathroom, carpets were kept Very clean, safe with key access to building and property. A nice big clean kitchen ,3-4 wash stations, with recycling and indoor/outdoor eating areas. Spices, tea,sugar, coffee whitener provided. Lots of pots for cooking. Staff were cheery and helpful with printing out boarding passes, suggestions on catching bus to nearby attractions and food. Would stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020