The Crossing Backpackers  
3 star

18 Erua Rd East Erua, Erua, 3948  - show map

Fabulous 8.6/10
Score from 275 reviewers

Hostel Overview

Located in Tongariro National Park, The Crossing Backpackers is just 6 km from National Park Village. A daily shuttle service to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing is available during the summer season, departing and returning from the property. Guests have access to a shared kitchen and a guest lounge with a fireplace and a pool table. The Crossing Backpackers is ideally located for exploring the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Tongariro National Park, Mount Ruapehu, and Whakapapa and Turoa Ski Fields. A guest laundry, spa pool and BBQ facilities are also provided.


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This room has access to shared bathroom facilities. It includes bunk beds and 1 single-sized bed.

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This family unit has a TV, kitchenette and private bathroom.Please note that the maximum occupancy is 4.

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This family room features a toaster, kitchenette and microwave.

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This room has a queen-sized bed and an en suite bathroom.

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Facilities of The Crossing Backpackers

Free parking, On-site parking, Parking

Billiards, Canoeing, Cycling, Fishing, Hiking, Skiing, Table tennis

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
BBQ facilities

Pools and wellness
Hot tub

Bicycle rental, Shuttle service (surcharge)

Front-desk/reception area services
Luggage storage, Tour desk

Common areas
Games room, Garden, Library, Shared kitchen, Shared lounge/TV area, Sun terrace, Terrace

Cleaning services

Mini-market on site

Designated smoking area, Family rooms, Heating, Non-smoking rooms

Hotel Policies

From 15:00 hours

Untill 10:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Please inform The Crossing Backpackers in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Please note that shuttle bus tickets to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing in the National Park can be booked at reception by 20:00 the day before.
The hostel provides a free pick-up and drop-off service to the bus or train stop at National Park Village. Please contact the property upon arrival using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Last updated: 3 Aug 2019 - Update now

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Fabulous 8.6/10
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Distance : 0.02 KM

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  • The Sebel Hawkesbury was excellent. Great friendly staff and excellent rooms. 11/10 Highly recommend this Hotel
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