Cosy atmosphere in comfortable lounge with television and a selection of free movies and books. Also, an open fire in winter (relax with a glass of wine). In summer the backyard can accommodate many happy gatherings, barbeques, and camping.
All facilities are wheelchair accessible and include: full kitchen (including herbs and spices), lounge, laundry, luggage storage, safety deposit box.
We also provide the following services:
* Internet access
* Local and overseas faxing
* Free airport pickups
* Advice on local work opportunities
Tourist information and forward bookings
Booking local excursions and activities
Reservations for Intercity - Bus stops outside
Prepaid phone cards
Whitianga's friendliest and most centrally located backpackers - not situated on the main road - for the best nights sleep you'll have in town. Just a minutes walk to all facilities this wonderful town has to offer
Whitianga is located on the Eastern side of The Coromandel. 208kms from Auckland, 93km from Thames, 42 km from Tairua.
We are located in the town of Whitianga on the Coromandel Peninsula, on the North Island of New Zealand.
Whitianga is serviced by Great Barrier Airlines with two flights per day from Auckland or upon request.
InterCity bus stops in front of lodge, twice daily.
By car, Whitianga is only two and a half hours drive from Auckland.
The Mercury Bay area of The Coromandel is one of quite stunning beaches and bays.
Azure blue waters roll onto clean white sands, while protective arms of bush clad hills shelter the bays and further enhance the scenic splendor of the area.