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BoB's (bed over bar) Back Packers Taupo

Published: 17 November 2018
Last Updated: 20 November 2018
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About Bobs Back Packers

BoB’s or Bed over bar hostel is located on the main party street in Taupo city center. bobs are opposite the bus station and I-site and one block back from the Lake.

The hostel offers a massive outdoor sundeck has views out over the park and a great scenic view of the Lake Taupo. The ammonites include a barbecue outside the area which you and your friends can enjoy some sun while looking out across the Lake.

Bobs offer an en-suite double and twin rooms as well as en-suite dorms and dorms with shared facilities. There are a large communal kitchen and free WIFI throughout the hostel.

The average room will set you back between $18 - $40 per night, it is one of the best value hostels in the city, if you can handle noise from the bars. There are a booking office and access to the best rates for all the must-do activities in the region.

In the area of bobs, you will find access to town, food, nightclubs including Finns and element, its across the road from BASE backpackers and much more. There are activity buses and cars set up to take you to attractions around the town such as skydiving or bungee.

Not everyone will like this hostel but the people who do say bobs has a friendly atmosphere with attentive staff. despite the name beds over bars, there are rooms far enough away from the noise to not require the complimentary ear plugs offered. They offer Good free wifi and a clean communal kitchen that is small but social. They also mention that some rooms have own ensuite and plenty of space. The hostel is well situated as an easy walk to all the main restaurants and bars. Great views over the lake from the huge sundeck and BBQ area.

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Article by: Brett
Category : Taupo Accommodation

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