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! 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 bath rooms. 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.

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!

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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Harbourside City Backpackers is located in a historical building right on the waterfront , we are rated a 4 star Qualmark hostel and pride ourselves on offering a safe, clean and friendly social environment. We even have a night warden for your security!
Activities by the bay
The Bay of Plenty is New Zealand's favourite holiday destination, with white sandy beaches, beautiful bays, and a fantastic night-life on the waterfront - this is definitely a spot to spend a few days or base yourself and work for a while.