YHA Ahipara

Description

Discover the delights of YHA Ahipara Backpackers & Holiday Park, a 5 minute walk from spectacular Ninety Mile Beach at the top of New Zealand's North Island. YHA Ahipara is located in an idyllic park-like 6 acre setting and has a range of accommodation options; a backpackers' lodge, tent sites, powered sites for camper vans and caravans, cabins, onsite vans, and a self-contained lodge. Facilities are well-maintained; the backpacker lodge includes it's own small lounge and a kitchen.

YHA Ahipara Backpackers & Holiday Park reception building includes a large lounge and dining area with a guest kitchen, and a full laundry just across the way. The lounge and dining area has a book exchange, information on what to do in the area, an internet cafe, open fire place, and even a table tennis table for rainy afternoons.

The YHA Ahipara Backpackers & Holiday Park hostel is adjacent to Kaitaia Links Golf Course and within easy reach of a local shop, takeaways and a restaurant. Only 15 minutes drive from Kaitaia, 1 hour 45 minutes from the Bay of Islands and well located for exploring the Far North and Cape Reinga, YHA Ahipara Backpackers & Holiday Park is your first choice for affordable budget hostel accommodation.

By Bus:

The intercity stops at the i-Site in Kaitaia at 3.30pm, Ahipara is 15km from here. You can catch the 4.30pm Sand Safari tour bus for $10 by booking at the i-Site on arrival or by calling 0800 BUS TOUR.

From the airport:

Kaitaia airport - 15km away

Parking:

We are located down a gated driveway which requires a code for after hours drive-in access. There is plenty of free on-site parking throughout the facility.

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  • 24 Hour Guest Access
  • BBQ
  • Bedding Provided
  • Bicycle Storage
  • Book Exchange
  • Communal Dining Area
  • Communal Lounge
  • Convenience Store
  • Food Storage
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Games Available
  • Garden or Outdoor Area
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Pool Table
  • Recycling Stations
  • Street Parking
  • TV
  • Take a trip to Cape Reinga at the northern tip of New Zealand for one of the most stunning sea views in New Zealand.
  • Have an adventure on Ninety Mile Beach – try quad biking, sand boarding, bio-karting, surf-casting, horse trekking or a 4WD tour.
  • Experience Ahipara’s past with a fascinating tour of the Gumfields.
  • Go surfing at Reef Point or Shipwreck Bay or just relax on the sand and watch the beautiful sun sets.

Events

  • (Oct 16th - Apr 9th 2018) Yoga asanas (exercises/postures/poses) for all, finishing with a short relaxation for 10 minutes. This class is excellent for stretching to increase flexibility and suppleness, as well as developing strength and ... Mangakahia Sports Complex
  • (Nov 13th - Jan 29th 2018) Gustavo and his team are back to entertain and educate you in the art of salsa dancing! Join him on the deck as he shares his knowledge with us every Monday evening. Alongside
  • (Jan 8th - Jan 26th) Looking for a fun way to occupy your kids this School Holiday period? Well Bennetts has you covered! In class, students will sample chocolate, make their own special chocolate projects, and take a tour of our factory. ... Bennetts' Chocolate Factory
  • (Nov 11th - Jan 28th 2018) View the amazing talent of Northland in this exhibition of the winners and other place-getters in the Northland Bernina Ruby (40th) Anniversary Fashion Awards. Categories include - Ruby Red, Student Streetwear, Open ... Kiwi North Museum, Kiwi House & Heritage Park
  • (Sep 26th - Dec 18th 2018) Glenbervie School has been hosting yoga classes in its fantastic hall for many years now. The Yoga lessons are primarily targeted at beginners but over the years the regulars have advanced and classes are taught at a ... Glenbervie Primary School
  • (Jan 22nd - Jan 26th) A 5 day intensive workshop in which you will build a 3D printer which is yours to keep at the end of the course. You will also learn to maintain, troubleshoot and modify the printer, aswell as basic Computer Aided Design ... Far North REAP