YHA Coromandel


YHA Coromandel is set in parklike grounds of an historic villa right in the heart of Coromandel town, on the Coromandel peninsula. From our spacious grounds you can take in the gorgeous views of the Coromandel Harbour and the magnificent sunrises and sunsets. A photographer's dream.

YHA Coromandel backpacker hostel is only 200 metres to the main street of town and many fine restaurants, bars and cafes.

The immaculately clean hostel includes a fully equipped kitchen, and sun drenched lounge with panoramic views of Coromandel Harbour. Enjoy our beautiful grounds and BBQ area. 

Tony & Linda offer all backpackers/guests a very warm and friendly welcome and comfortable stay, they are well informed and are always willing to offer information or advise on local activities, they will also be pleased to help you with your future travel plans around Coromandel Peninsula and throughout New Zealand.


“Large, leafy grounds with BBQ area, located just 200m from the town centre and near the harbour…” –The Rough Guide to New Zealand

By Bus/Shuttle

From Thames, The Intercity, Turley Murphy Bus and Magic Bus services will drop you at gate. Connections from other areas eg, Auckland, Tauranga & Rotorua drop you at Thames for the connection.

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  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Storage
  • Internet Access
  • Library Exchange
  • Locker Storage
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mastercard
  • Parking
  • TV Room
  • VISA
  • Taking a scenic Driving Creek Railways & Potteries train ride from Coromandel town.
  • Enjoying one of the many walks near Coromandel.
  • Kayaking and fishing on Coromandel Harbour
  • Watching the harbour and the world go by from a local café


  • (May 30th - May 30th) Two weekends - Wargaming & D&D on 30-31 MAY Board gaming 6-7 June See website for details A mind sport is a game of skill where the mental component is more significant than the physical. Board games and card ... Thames War Memorial Civic Centre
  • (May 30th - May 30th) The NICON 2015 Wargaming registration fee is $35.00. This covers 2 days - 30 and 31 May 2015. Check for more details at: http://mindsportsfestival.co.nz/activities/nicon/ This covers the costs of the venue, table ... Thames War Memorial Civic Centre
  • (May 29th - May 31st) The intuitive painting and yoga retreat offers an opportunity to embark on an exciting journey to tap into your creative potential that could change the way you paint forever. During the weekend of 29 - 31st May 2015, ... Waihi Academy
  • (Apr 24th - Jan 2nd 2016) Thames Market offers a wide variety of stalls selling fruit, vegetables, plants, specialty foods such as artisan cheeses, Bavarian pretzels, samosas, artisan breads, all sorts of art, craft and collectibles, second hand ... Grahamstown
  • (May 29th - May 31st) This display of artwork has been produced by the members of the club, during the last few months. Everything will be for sale at modest prices. Eft-Pos available. The special Feature this year is "The Eyes Have ... Waihi Memorial Hall
  • (May 30th - May 30th) Disappointed you missed the Rolling Stones NZ show? Then come along to The Whangamata Club on May 30 (Queen's Birthday weekend) at 7.30pm to get the Rolling Stones experience! Jack Flash is a group of very talented and ... Whangamata Club