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Peppertree Lodge

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Beach nearby, kayaking
Outdoor pool
Living area

Overview of Peppertree Lodge

Peppertree Lodge

2.0 star property
No-frills hostel in Paihia

8.0/10 Very good

24 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
15 Kings Road, Paihia, 0200
Main amenities
  • Near the beach
  • Outdoor pool access
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Communal living room
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Concierge services
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
Feel at home
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Free self parking

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Bay of Islands - 1 min drive

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 25 min drive
  • Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL) - 124.9 miles/201 km


  • Alfresco's - 3 min walk
  • Only Seafood - 5 min walk
  • Pizza Shack - 9 min walk
  • Sauce - 9 min walk
  • Vinnies - 9 min walk

About this property

Peppertree Lodge

When visiting Paihia, Peppertree Lodge is a great choice to consider. Freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks, and guests can keep active with onsite kayaking. Other features include a terrace and a garden. Fellow travelers like the comfortable beds and location.

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 17 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite parking limited
  • Free offsite parking nearby
  • Street parking available

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Barbecue grills

What to do

  • Kayaking
  • Beach nearby
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1993
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Communal living room

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Limited housekeeping

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

Social distancing measures are in place.


This property does not have elevators.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Peppertree Backpacker
Peppertree Backpacker Paihia
Peppertree Lodge Backpacker
Peppertree Lodge Backpacker Paihia
Peppertree Lodge Hostel Paihia
Peppertree Lodge Hostel
Peppertree Lodge Paihia Bay Of Islands
Peppertree Lodge Paihia
Peppertree Lodge Hostel
Peppertree Lodge Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Peppertree Lodge Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Paihia

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Peppertree Lodge?
This property confirms that social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Peppertree Lodge?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Peppertree Lodge?
Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Peppertree Lodge?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
What is there to do at Peppertree Lodge and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as kayaking. Enjoy amenities like a garden and access to a nearby outdoor pool.
Are there restaurants at or near Peppertree Lodge?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Alfresco's (3-min walk), Only Seafood (5-min walk), and Pizza Shack (9-min walk).
What's the area around Peppertree Lodge like?
Peppertree Lodge is located near Paihia Beach, just a short 3-minute walk from Bay of Islands and 3 minutes' walk from Alfresco's. Travelers say this hostel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very good

1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Affordable, last minute accommodation. Great location across from all the local bars.
1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Friendly staff. Nice rooms.However coffee machine not working for some time. Nice TV room and kitchen. Competitive pricing well done
2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

3-night trip
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6/10 Good

Price match with the quality of the property, good location, average hostel
1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

It was a pleasant stay, the owner is a kind person and taken personal care regarding the upkeep of the premises, so no complaint.
3-night trip
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2/10 Poor

2-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Reasonable backpackers
Very friendly host, place was reasonable. Location was close to beach and shops
1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very clean double room
Room was exceptionally clean. Never expected it in budget hotel. Will definitely stay again when I get chance.
Mustafa, 3-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice hostel well maintained. Had a really good time
2-night trip
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