Loft 109 Backpackers Hostel
Loft 109 is only a short walk from the bus stop, making an ideal short stay hostel for travellers who are passing through and wanting to experience what the BOP has to offer. Small hostel with a homely atmosphere, Free public WiFi available on Front Balcony or Paid Wifi throughout hostel.
Loft 109 started out as the local cinema then a city apartment and was turned into a backpackers hostel around 1999 - 2000. Sheree & Rick are the 4th owners and are embarking on an improvement plan that will bring more facilities and comfort to the Loft. With 2 levels and 3 balconies, a comfy lounge and quiet bedrooms you will be able to find something that will suit you any time of the day. Laundry facilities are available as is a small fully equipped kitchen. Fridge & freezer compliment the Food storage spaces. DVDs are available as is Sky Sport allowing those of you who enjoy watching your football team to do so live.
Loft 109 has mixed dorms with 7, 6 and 8 beds and a female only 6 bed dorm. We have 2 Private rooms both Double / Triple with double bed and single above. One Double has its own Balcony. All rooms are shared facilities. All dorm beds have a pillow and bottom sheet supplied, a duvet is extra. Double rooms are supplied with a Duvet.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Age Restriction
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Jobs Board
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
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.
Reception Hours are 8.00am - 8.00pm
Checkout is 10.00am
Checkin after 1.00pm
Check-in between 1:00pm and 8:00pm. Later Check-ins WILL NOT be accepted
Alcohol may only be consumed in the kitchen lounge areas and on the smoking balcony between 6.00pm & 10.00pm. No food or alcohol in rooms.
When booking for 3 or more people a bond paid in cash is required, if there are no damages this bond is returned in full.
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You will be dropped of on Wharf Street right next to the i-Site, if they are open they can give you a map showing you where Loft 109 is. Otherwise you will need to turn right at the intersection of Wharf & Willow Streets then at the intersection of Spring & Willow turn left and walk through Red Square. Turn right into Devonport Road, Loft 109 is approx 500 mtrs along on the left hand side.
Coming along State Highway 2 from either North or South.
From the South, you will come over the Harbour Bridge and be looking for a big roundabout with a flag pole flying the NZ Flag. Turn left into Elizabeth Street moving into the middle lane to travel straight through the trafiic lights. Then straight through 2 roundabouts to another set of traffic lights at the intersection of Elizabeth St & Devonport Road. Turn left, Loft 109 is approx 50 mtrs down on your left.
From the North, You may be coming either off the Toll Road or Cambridge Road (if coming from Hamilton) or through Bethlehem (coming from the Coromandel / Auckland. You will be looking for a big roundabout with a flag pole flying the NZ Flag. There will be a sign saying city centre At the roundabout take the second exit into Elizabeth Street moving into the middle lane to travel straight through the trafiic lights. Then straight through 2 roundabouts to another set of traffic lights at the intersection of Elizabeth St & Devonport Road. Turn left, Loft 109 is approx 50 mtrs down on your left.
Loft 109 is in the centre of Tauranga city on Devonport Road.
We are located close to a number of eating houses of international flair including Chinese, Japanese Sushi, Thai, Italian and Turkish.
A cinema is located around the corner on Elizabeth Street and we are a short walk away from Tauranga's famous Strand, where there are many more eateries and pubs to choose from. Mt Maunganui is a short bus ride away.