HarbourSide Backpackers
HarbourSide Backpackers

Bookings and Enquiries

Please contact Harbourside City Backpackers if you have any enquiries about your Tauranga backpacker’s accommodation - we'd love to hear from you! If you are wanting a Mount Maunganui Backpackers call our sister hostel Pacific Coast Lodge and Backpackers 0800666622.

Our office is open 8am to 9pm daily for check-ins, however rooms may not be available until after 2pm. (We can store your luggage while you wait)

Late check-ins are available on request, valid photo ID is required on check-in

For enquiries & group bookings, please use the form below. If you wish to book AND pay cash on arrival, please CALL US 07 5794066 or Freephone: 0508 GUESTS ( 0508 483 787) with your credit card details.

Christmas / New Years:
Our high-season period runs from the Thursday before Christmas until the second Sunday in January.
This year’s dates are : 25th December to 10th January. 

Our rates will increase slightly during this time and we required a 50% non-refundable deposit to secure any beds during this time.

As per previous years, we set a few conditions in place to ensure a pleasant stay for all our guests.

Minimum Age:
For New Years only: All guests are required to be over 21 years of age with valid photo ID (passport or drivers licence) to be produced upon arrival to avoid disappointment.

Minimum Stay:
For Christmas & New Years: We have a minimum 3 night stay policy throughout this period, with no-one in our out on 1st January. We are open Christmas Day, and allow check ins on this day.

All groups with 6 or more people require someone to sign a group assurance form, and hand over credit card details.

Cancellation Policy during Christmas/New Years:
If your plans change you MUST call and cancel at least 24hrs prior to arriving or you will be charged a further 20% on the balance of the booking.

Standard Cancellation Policy
Please note that all bookings require credit card details to secure the accommodation. We have a 24-hour Cancellation Policy, so if your plans change, you MUST call and cancel/amend your booking at least 24 hours prior to your day of arrival, or you will be charged for the first nights accommodation.

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