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Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu

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3 Marine ParadeParaparaumu Beach, Paraparaumu5032New Zealand

No-frills hostel in Paraparaumu
  • Free WiFi
Very Good8.0
Great location
Value for money
Best value for money
Beautiful beach
Decent vibe
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From 54 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu

from $17
  • Single Room
  • Twin Room
  • Double Room
  • Twin Room, Sea View
  • Double Room, Sea View
  • Family Room
  • Single Bed in 4 Bed Male Dormitory
  • Single Bed in 4 Bed Female Dormitory

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 20 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8 PM
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free nearby parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Year Built 1923
  • Garden
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu’s small print

Also known as

  • Barnacles Seaside Inn Hostel Paraparaumu
  • Barnacles Seaside Inn Hostel


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu


  • Paraparaumu Beach - 2 min walk
  • Coastlands Shoppingtown - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Lindale Park - 3.5 mi / 5.6 km
  • Southward Car Museum - 4.1 mi / 6.7 km
  • Queen Elizabeth Park - 8.9 mi / 14.4 km
  • Waikanae Beach - 9.2 mi / 14.8 km
  • Nga Manu Nature Reserve - 9.3 mi / 14.9 km
  • Plimmerton Beach - 17.6 mi / 28.4 km

Getting around

  • Paraparaumu (PPQ) - 3 min drive
  • Free parking nearby
  • Limited parking

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 11 reviews

Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu
very awsome
margaret, us1 night family trip
Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu
nice place banacles
It is a wonderful place.i love it.very well run
margaret, us1 night romance trip
Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu
Old school experience
Great Fawlty Towers type place, old school quaint and very clean inside with friendly helpful receptionist. Comfy bed. Nice touch was heater on in room, ver thoughtful, we would definitely stay again.
R, nz1 night romance trip
Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu
Decent backpackers, great location
Decent place; small room, but very good location near the beach and several cafes.
A Traveler, nz1 night family trip

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Barnacles Seaside Inn - Hostel, Paraparaumu

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