All you can eat unlimited,free WiFi..........for everyone with every booking.......
Crash Palace provides quality accommodation for backpackers, groups and budget travelers. Consistently rated as one of New Zealand's top hostels, The 1930's character building has deep funky colors throughout, New Zealand art fills almost every space, and fresh New Zealand music sets the atmosphere for an enjoyable stay. Geothermal heating ensures free heat and hot showers all winter.
Crash conveniently located right in the city close to Rotorua's pubs, bars and markets. We are opposite the Millennium Hotel and within 5 mins walking distance off the Main Street, Isite (bus stop), Government gardens, Blue Baths, Polynesian Spa, and a Pac N Save supermarket. With high-speed WiFi Internet, lockers, 2 Kitchens and dining areas, BBQ, outdoor courtyard, spa pool, thermal heating, and friendly service, it's the perfect place to chill and unwind from your travels.
Why stay with us? We offer a range of free services, including pasta & rice, tea & coffee and a selection of herbs and spices. You can also get a free spaghetti bolginasie on Fridays and pancakes for breakfast on Sundays!
City wide Activity shuttle and Charity mud tour available (donation to our charity supporting at risk youth in our community).
What goes on: all winter Monday is Poker night, Tuesday is WiFi Olympics, Thursday is our movie night with free hot choc and popcorn. Every Friday we have free , while Saturdays are for our free pool comp and famous pub crawl and Sunday is free pancakes for breakfast!
Enjoy a beer or wine in our large sunny outdoor courtyard. Our rooms have windows, heaters and extra blankets provided on request. There's also a couple of free bikes and washing and drying service available for just $10. Want to watch the match? We have got live football! You can even request games.
Our staff can share information on our local culture and great spots to visit for free in Rotorua. They can assist you in booking any of Rotorua's many attractions and activities at discounted prices.
If you have allergies please note that we've got two dogs. all online bookings incur 2% booking fee
We have a 24 hour cancellation Policy
24 hour check-in is available on request.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Hot Tub
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Safe Deposit Box
- Shuttle Bus
- Steam Room
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Please contact us directly if you require 24hr check in outside our normal hours 7.30am to 11pm thank you.
If you have allergies please note that we've got two dogs and a cat.
All online bookings incur 2% booking fee.
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From the main bus stop and tourism office:
Walk 500 metres south. Take a left onto Hinemoa Street then right onto Hinemaru; we are 30 metres down on the right on the corner of Eruera and Hinemaru Street.
We are two minutes' walk from Pack'n'Save supermarket, shops, museums, the Polynesian spa and Tamaki Maori village. Everything is close to us - we're right in Rotorua city center. From the bus stop we are an easy five-minute walk.