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How much is a Taupo hostel?

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 60% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 165% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Taupo

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Top tips for finding Taupo hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Taupo, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Taupo in April and March.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Taupo if you stay on a Wednesday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Thursday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Taupo hostel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hostel in Taupo found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $125, while the most expensive was $240.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Taupo for 3 days.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Taupo

  • What are the best hostels near Taupo Bungy?

    Taupo Bungy is a popular area in Taupo and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Yha Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers or Silver Fern Taupo Backpackers for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Taupo Bungy.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Taupo?

    Hostel prices in Taupo can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Taupo is $38 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $21 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Taupo for tonight?

    The best price a KAYAK user has found for a 3-star hostel in Taupo in the last 3 hours was $24 and the lowest priced 4-star hostel was $24. The cheapest hostel found on KAYAK for tonight is $21.

  • How much is a hostel in Taupo for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Taupo hostel for this weekend for as low as $24. Users have also found 3 star hotels from $57 and 4-star plus hotels from $24.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Taupo?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Taupo is $38 compared to $145 for a night in a hotel.

  • Are hostels in Taupo safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Hostels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Taupo. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

Where to find the best hostels in Taupo?

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