Base Backpackers Bay Of Islands
Surrounded by tropical foliage, this vibrant hostel is a 2-minute walk from Paihia Beach, a 7-minute walk from Paihia bus stop and 2 km from the walking trails of Horotutu Scenic Reserve.
The simple rooms and mixed or single-sex dorms are decorated in bright colours and offer free Wi-Fi, linens and shared bathrooms. Dorms sleep up to 8 and add lockers. Upgraded rooms and dorms add en suite bathrooms; some have TVs.
Amenities include a communal kitchen, laundry facilities and a lounge with a TV and funky furniture. There’s also a bar, an outdoor pool, a hot tub and a terrace with dining tables. There are evening BBQs. Free parking is available.