You're eligible for a Genius discount at YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers! To save at this property, all you have to do is sign in.

YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers offers an ideal location in Taupo. The hostel offers single bed dormitory's.

Taupo is an absolute mecca for all things outdoors – including hiking the famous Tongariro crossing, trout fishing, skydiving, jet boating, white water rafting, mountain biking and sailing on the Great Lake with the hostel's yacht 'Fearless'.

If relaxing is more your style, you can treat yourself to a thermal hot water spa or experience a taste of Maori culture. Taupo is bustling with tourists and locals alike, allowing you to discover a real sense of New Zealand.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 29, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Parking Available On Site


Availability

When would you like to stay at YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers?

Sorry, reservations for more than 90 nights aren't possible.

Enter your dates to check availability.

Your departure date is invalid.

Check-in date
Check-out date
 
Approximate prices in USD for a 1-night stay
Loading dates...
Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 4. Max children: 2
Deluxe Family Room
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 full bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Lock in a great price for your upcoming stay

Get instant confirmation with FREE cancellation on most rooms!

4 reasons to choose YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property

The property usually replies within a few days

Thanks! You'll receive an email as soon as the property answers your question.

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Taupo Bungy
    0.2 miles
  • Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley
    0.3 miles
  • Lake Taupo Hole in One Challenge
    0.6 miles
  • Volcanic Activity Centre
    1.7 miles
  • Huka Prawn Park
    1.7 miles
  • Huka Jets
    4 miles
  • Huka Falls
    4.4 miles
  • Crazy Catz Adventure Park
    6.3 miles
  • Taupo Puzzle World
    6.8 miles
  • Ngaawapurua Rapids
    8.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake Taupo
    0.6 miles
  • River Waikato
    0.6 miles
  • Mountain Tauhara
    9.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Taupo Airport
    3.9 miles
  • Rotorua Regional Airport
    41.8 miles
How to get to YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers from Auckland Airport
    Public transportation
    Free parking is available.
Missing some information? Yes / No
Great! Thanks for your response.
Thanks! You'll receive an email as soon as the property answers your question.
Amenities of YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers Great facilities! Review score, 8.6
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Movie nights
  • Evening entertainment
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Ping-pong
  • Game room
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
General
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
Missing some information? Yes / No
Great! Thanks for your response.
Thanks! You'll receive an email as soon as the property answers your question.
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Check-out

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 8 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive after 20:30 please contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note for bookings of 10 or more guests, different policies and procedures may apply. For further information please contact the property in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers

  • Check-in at YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers by:

    • Bus 4h 15min

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Evening entertainment
    • Movie nights

  • The prices at YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • YHA Taupo Finlay Jack's Backpackers is 1,300 feet from the center of Taupo.