Guest Surfboard and Wetsuit Hire
Awesome priced package only for our guests. Pay $20 for up to 4 hours rental of a surfboard and wetsuit. By far the best deal in the Mount and availalble from 8am - 8pm in the hostel. Never surfed before? Now is the time to give it a go at New Zealand's number 1 beach. We can arrange lessons with a variety of surf pro's - just tell us what you need.
Arataki Cultural Walking Trails
Nau mai haere mai. "Listen to mountains, rivers, and landmarks speak" Excellent free app to download and guide you around the magnificent mountain Mauao and local landmarks. A truly authentic experience brought to you by the ancestors of this beautiful land. Come along to Mount Backpackers and download the app for free using our high speed unlimited fibre WIFI.
Friends of Voodoo
Feel like having a cheeky drink, maybe eating some yummy tacos and getting your classic Arcade game on? Head over to the Voodoo Lounge, only a ten minute walk down the main street. Show the bartender your Mount Backpackers key and you will get drinks at discount prices!
Tiki Tour NZ
Auckland – Attic Backpackers
Coromadel (Whitianga) – Turtle Cove Accommodation
Matamata – Matamata Backpackers
Mt Maunganui – Mount Backpackers
Taranaki (New Plymouth) – Ducks and Drakes Backpackers
Raglan – Coming Soon!
Rotorua – Rock Solid Backpackers
Tauranga – Arthouse Accommodation
Tongariro National Park – Plateau Lodge
Christchurch – Around The World Backpackers
Fox Glacier – Ivory Towers Backpackers Lodge
Greymouth – Global Village Backpackers
Hokitika – Mountain Jade Backpackers
Kaikoura – Dusky Lodge & Backpackers
Marahau – Adventure Inn
Motueka – Hat Trick Lodge
Picton – Tombstone Backpackers
Te Anau – Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers
Tekapo – Lakefront Lodge Backpackers
Wanaka – Wanaka Bakpaka
New Bay Hopper BEE card
Bus Better with the BEE card!
Bee Card will replace your current smartride or cityride card, to make bus travel easier for you.
With Bee Card you can top up online, protect your balance, manage your account and load concessions.
All the information that you need can be found here - check it out and be prepared to move around our beautiful city!
Winter Weekly Rates
Winter has arrived at Mount Maunganui and we are feeling the cold - today it was 14 degrees!! ha!! We have long-stay beds available so if you are working locally then we have the best place to stay - right downtown, 2 minutes to the beach, and a view of our beloved maunga. So....give us a call, you won't regret staying where you can work, live and play!