The Mousetrap Backpackers

Address: 11 Kings Rd, Paihia, Bay of Islands, North Island, \N, New Zealand | Hostel
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Mousetrap Backpackers Paihia

    Reviewed by sea_tern

    Great place to stay

    Reviewed Feb 15, 2015
    by (9 reviews) Calgary , Canada Flag of Canada

    Very cool old house with welcoming owners who gave advice in regards to tours and helped us book.

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

    Reviewed by kstyan

    Nice homely hostel

    Reviewed Oct 24, 2014
    by (11 reviews) Evesham , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Nice hostel with great friendly owners. Could do with a bit more space in the kitchen, but hostel was very busy this weekend so it's probably not normally that cramped!

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Mousetrap Backpackers Paihia

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Paihia

    Paihia, Bay of Islands, New Zealand

    A travel blog entry by mattandlou on Feb 19, 2007

    1 comment, 9 photos

    We picked up our hire car on monday morning (and got a free upgrade to a better car as ours wasn't ready yet!) and set off north out of Auckland to the Bay of Islands. Matt is driving and I think I've got the easier job of navigator - it's not very difficult as there aren't many roads so map reading is very easy! The scenery is so beautiful - lots …

    Happy farming in Dargaville and the Bay of Islands

    A travel blog entry by kstyan on Oct 24, 2014

    21 photos

    This week I continued to stay with Roger and Barbara on the dairy farm. It is a lovely place to stay, very quiet, when the grandchildren are not there, and good to be out in the open air. The weather here has been unsettled with it raining on a couple of days, but good weather in between made up for this.
    This week Roger to me for a drive on …

    Buying Our Freedom in the North Island- NZ

    A travel blog entry by steve_nikki on Feb 26, 2015

    1 comment, 11 photos

    There's a certain pride and respect within the backpacker circle for travellers who can experience the best adventures a country has to offer for as cheap as possible. As budget travellers in an expensive country like New Zealand, this was especially important for us. In New Zealand, there are many different ways that a traveller can get around, …

    We got hitched, we hitchhiked, we hiked

    A travel blog entry by sea_tern on Feb 16, 2015

    10 photos

    At the tender age of 30, after 3.5 years of being a fully employed physician, I began my foray into hitchhiking. We made it to the Bay of Islands and decided to do a hike to an old lighthouse in Cape Brett. The hike was 17.4km of fairly steep up and downs with a hut at the end that we could stay in overnight and then hike back the next day. The …

    Traveler Photos The Mousetrap Backpackers Paihia

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