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4.4 out of 5

"Cheap and cheerful. Easy to deal with, great communication and would recommend for a economical option. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 22 Nov 2020

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Hotel Description

Centabay Lodge places you steps from Paihia Wharf and within a 10-minute stroll of Paihia Beach. Highlights at this hostel include free self parking and a spa tub.

All 20 rooms feature free WiFi, safes, and hair dryers. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

This pet-friendly hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour front desk, and a library. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, a terrace, and a garden.

With a stay at this Paihia hostel, you'll be 2.5 km (1.6 mi) from Waitangi Treaty Grounds.

Double or Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$69* Per night/room 21 Jan. - 22 Jan.

Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Studio, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

5 Bed Shared Dormitory Room (Shared Bathroom)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Centabay Lodge ratings based on 11 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Centabay Lodge

Everyone (6) Couples (2) Family (2)
5 out of 5
Cheap and cheerful. Easy to deal with, great communication and would recommend for a economical option.

Posted by on 22 Nov. 2020

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4 out of 5
As expected for the price. Everything you need but no frills

Posted by , from New Zealand on 27 Oct. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Oct. 2020 by Nikiwe, Duty Manager

Thank you so much for your feedback, we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us!

5 out of 5
It was a nice, convenient place to stay at low cost

Posted by , from Auckland on 13 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5
all good,great i could have my little dog and got to make a fuss of yours

Posted by on 19 May 2020

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5 out of 5
Thank to the staff who all were very happy & helpfull, can recommend to all & we would be happy to stay there again...

Posted by on 31 Jan. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Dec. 2019

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Feb. 2019

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3 out of 5
Lack of off street parking. And over charged for our 2nd night

Posted by on 29 Jan. 2019

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4 out of 5
It was a nice place however I wouldn't call it a lodge, Its more like a backpackers.

Posted by , from Ahipara, nz on 6 Jan. 2019

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Property Features

As a guest of Centabay Lodge, you'll find a spa tub, a library, and a terrace. Public spaces have free WiFi. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a garden are also featured at Centabay Lodge. Free self parking is available. This Paihia hostel is smoke free.

  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Centabay Lodge offers 20 accommodations with safes and hair dryers. This Paihia hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-out is available.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Credit card pre-authorisation
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Hotel Names

  • Centabay Lodge Paihia
  • Centabay Paihia
  • Centabay
  • Centabay Lodge Paihia
  • Centabay Lodge Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Centabay Lodge Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Paihia

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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