HarbourSide Backpackers
HarbourSide Backpackers

Welcome to Harbourside City Backpackers, Tauranga

Welcome Aboard!

Harbourside City Backpacker’s is the only backpackers you want to stay in when in Tauranga,  we are nestled amongst bars and cafes and have the city center on our doorstep. It’s all about LOCATION, LOCATION< LOCATION! We ARE the center of town, and boast the best views in town. We have a huge balcony with stunning views overlooking the harbour, you never tire from vista as it changes throughout the day and if you get up early the sunrises are truly amazing.

Harbourside City Backpackers can cater for the independent travelers to large groups, we offer an affordable option in the heart of Tauranga City Center. We have 72 beds, from dorms to twins and doubles with or without bathrooms. The staff will go out of their way to make your stay a pleasant one.

The Backpackers is only a minutes' walk from the bus station and information center, central to all banks and shopping, and is a short drive to the airport and the beautiful golden sandy beach, Mount Maunganui - where New Zealanders love to holiday!

Tauranga is a great place just to visit for the weekend and even better to base yourself for a while. Whether you want to enjoy the nightlife, the beautiful beaches or become a local and find some work.

If you are running short of cash and looking for work local employers contact us first for workers. We work with local businesses, agencies and honest contractors; and can help with bank accounts, IRD numbers and even transport! We offer free job placement to our guests and even supply a van if you do not have transport to some jobs.

One night will turn into days…. if you have the time!
Come and experience the beautiful Bay of Plenty, where there is “Plenty for Everyone! “

We would love to have you stay!



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Work
Work
We offer FREE job placements to all guests staying in our hostel! If you are wanting to base yourself here for a while and earn some money we have contacts in many industry's from hospitality, seasonal work to construction, work is available all year round.....

Activities by the Bay
Activities by the Bay
The Bay of plenty has plenty to do! From Swimming with Dolphins, Glow worm kayaking, great fishing and diving, surfing, SUPing, hot pools, to beautiful scenic walks and of course the golden sandy beach of Mount Maunganui! Voted BEST in NZ! We can book any activity for you at reception...