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The Crossing Backpackers

Hotel Class
3.5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.1 / 5Very Good
30 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Laundry
  • Hot tub

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre
    14 min drive
  • Popular Location
    West Ridge Quad
    23 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Whakapapa Ski Area
    23 min drive

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+64 9913 4658
  • Basic Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Basic Double Room, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Triple Room, Ensuite

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    • Sleeps 3
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  • Basic Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 3
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  • Basic Family Room, Private Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 4
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  • Bed in Mixed Dormitory

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    • Sleeps 1
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  • Family Room, Private Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 5
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  • Basic Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 4
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  • Double Room, Ensuite

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    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Tongariro National Park

The Crossing Backpackers is located in Tongariro National Park. Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre and Iwikau Village are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Mount Ruapehu and Taranaki Falls.

Visit our Tongariro National Park travel guide

Guests like it for

  • Safe (6 reviews)
  • Easy parking (6 reviews)
  • Quiet (6 reviews)

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre - 14 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Centennial Chair - 23 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Iwikau Village - 23 min drive
  • Popular Location
    West Ridge Quad - 23 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Whakapapa Ski Area - 23 min drive

About this property

The Crossing Backpackers

3.5-star hostel in Tongariro National Park with free parking
A spa tub, coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities are available at this hostel. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and free train station pick-up are also provided. Additionally, a library, barbecues and a TV in a common area are on-site. All 20 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access.
The Crossing Backpackers offers 20 forms of accommodation. This Tongariro National Park hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include a spa tub.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8 PM.

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Payment types

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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 are 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Bedding is not included in the dormitories. Bedding is available for a surcharge (limited availability). For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Property is also known as

  • Crossing Backpackers Hostel Tongariro
  • Crossing Backpackers Hostel
  • Crossing Backpackers Tongariro
  • Crossing Backpackers
  • Crossing Backpackers Hostel Tongariro National Park
  • Crossing Backpackers Tongariro National Park

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free return train station shuttle

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Library

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)

More

  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Heating
4.1

Very Good

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
12
3 - Okay
3
2 - Mediocre
3
1 - Poor
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4.3
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great stay, cool digs. Loved the entrance into the movie room!

Stayed 2 nights in Jul. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Jul. 2019

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Jun. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Close to Tongariro National Park, perfect facilities e.g. indoor plenty of showers. Kitchen has everything you need all at affordable price.

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar. 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Good location, midway between Tūroa and Whakapapa Friendly staff

    Stayed 8 nights in Jul. 2018

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