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YHA Gisborne for Groups


YHA Gisborne welcomes group accommodation reservations. We are able to supply up to 26 multi-share beds and 6 private rooms, including one family ensuite room. All rooms are of a comfortable size and we offer good parking facilities within the hostel grounds. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Contact our Group Coordinators

Please contact YHA Gisborne directly on 06 8673269, email [email protected]

TTo book group stays across multiple hostel locations please talk to our National Groups Coordinators: [email protected] | 0800 278 299

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Hostel Details & Location

Group Coordinator: Panmuk & Markus Szillat

Check in: 4:00 pm Check out: 10:00 am

Contact: +64 6 867 3269 Email this hostel

Reception: 8am - 10am, 4pm - 8pm

Location: 32 Harris Street,

Kaiti, Gisborne

10 minutes' walk to beach


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How to get here

We're near the harbour area. Heading east from the harbour bridge on Wainui Rd (Hwy 35 to East Cape), turn right onto Harris St. Find us on the corner, opposite the Four Square. Free street and on-site parking available.


We're 1.5km from bus terminal at the information centre. Some bus drivers will drop near the hostel if asked (politely) as they drive to wash and refuel near the hostel after main drop off.


We're 6km from Gisborne Domestic Airport. There are only taxis, no shuttles.

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Great for groups:

  • Free WiFi
  • Bed linen included
  • Towel hire
  • Secure bedrooms
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Free movies

Shared facilities:

  • Free WiFi
  • Communal lounge
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Food storage area
  • Recycling stations
  • Outdoor area
  • BBQ
  • Herb garden
  • Locker storage
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free onsite parking
  • 24 hour guest access

Entertainment and activities:

  • Communal TV
  • Free movies
  • Book exchange
  • Surfboard hire
  • Wetsuit hire
  • Bicycle hire


  • After-hours check in on request
  • Luggage storage options
  • HI bookings
  • Hair dryers
  • Hot water bottles
  • Towel hire
  • Bicycle storage
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hostel capacity

YHA Gisborne can cater for up to 39 people across 10 rooms. Please note we'll be under construction for some of winter 2019, so will have limited availability during that time. We recommend booking ahead!

Room types

  • 1 x 10 bed multishare
  • 2 x 5 bed multishare
  • 1 x 6 bed multishare
  • 2 x twin private rooms
  • 1 x single private room
  • 2 x double private rooms
  • 1 x family ensuite room

Bedding to all rooms is supplied including towels for private accommodation. Extra towels can be hired for $1 per towel.


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