NZ Surf n Stay
A 2-minute walk from sandy beaches overlooking the Bay of Plenty, this laid-back hostel is a kilometre from both State Highway 25 and the Island View nature reserve.
No-frills mixed dorms sleep up to 6 guests in bunks, and there's a simple private room; all include free Wi-Fi and have a shared bathroom. There's also a bright studio apartment that sleeps up to 4 guests, featuring its own bathroom and dining area.
Complimentary amenities include parking and breakfast served in a shared kitchen; there's also a garden with grilling facilities. The hostel offers surf and yoga lessons, and there are kayaks and surfboards available for rent.