The Pickled Parrot Backpackers

Address: 9 Greys Lane, Paihia, Bay of Islands, North Island, 0247, New Zealand | Hostel
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Pickled Parrot Backpackers Paihia

    Reviewed by groteboze


    Reviewed Feb 27, 2014
    by (1 review) Groningen , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    Nice place, friendly people, a little jungle hideaway at the gateway to the bay of islands

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by steffielou

    small but good facilities

    Reviewed Feb 13, 2014
    by (25 reviews) Bingley , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    cheapish, small site but good showers and kitchen area

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by alexcampa

    gemütliche zimmer

    Reviewed Dec 21, 2013
    by (6 reviews) , Switzerland Flag of Switzerland

    saubere, gemütliche und freundliche unterkunft

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Pickled Parrot Backpackers Paihia

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Paihia

    Waterfalls but no eels

    A travel blog entry by steffielou on Feb 13, 2014

    1 photo

    We packed up our stuff and headed out of the campsite pretty sharpish as we saw the owner man start to walk around the campsite.
    We caught the ferry back to Paihia minus the weird fishy smell thank god, and made our way into the town centre to meet Matt. It's been ages since we saw him so it'll be nice to have a catch up. He took us to El …

    Auck.. no wait, Paihia

    A travel blog entry by groteboze on Feb 27, 2014

    11 photos

    Still suffering from a bit of jetlag, especially in the evenings, I'm starting out writing the next few entries at the the of the second day in new zealand. What you missed so far:

    After landing, getting trough customs (my walking shoes had to be de contaminated, by stepping on some soapy cushion), we got our car. We didn't have the exact …

    Cape reinga/spirits bay

    A travel blog entry by alexcampa on Dec 22, 2013

    26 photos

    früh morgens nach cape reinga wo die meere tasman sea und pacific ocean zusammenfliessen. sehr inspirierender moment. danach weiter zur spirits bay, schöner strand, praktisch keine leute da der strand doch recht abgelegen. nach weiteren 3h autofahrt erreichten wir dann paihia. kleines gemütliches dorf direkt am meer.

    Paihia - day 2

    The weather wasn't so great but I decided to head over to Russell by ferry anyways ($10NZD return, not bad). It was super humid once over there and in the rain forest. I found a few secluded beaches and explored them. Thought of Nicole when I was searching for rocks and thought of Ellen when I was climbing and exploring the big rocks and sea cre...

    Paihia, North Island, New Zealand alexinnz
    Gluehwuermer, Klos ohne Ecken und Kanten, Delfine

    Als wir abends in Paihia ankamen, hatten alle Backpacker schon zu, am Strand schlafen ging auch nicht - also suchten wir nach einem geunstigen Hotel. Fuer 50$ pro Nacht und pro Person bekamen wir ein Zimmer - aber was fuer eins! Mit Meerblick, Balkon, King-Size-Bed, eigenem Badezimmer (wie schoen es ist, ein eigenes Badezimmer zu haben!) und all...

    Paihia, New Zealand nadjabasti

    Traveler Photos The Pickled Parrot Backpackers Paihia

    Rocky the Parrot
    Paihia, New Zealand