Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search


Best Themed Backpacker in NZ goes to…

Best Themed Backpacker in NZ goes to…

Tired of staying in the same chain of Backpacking hostels with similar rooms and similar service? Want to try something quirky and different?

If you are travelling New Zealand and managed to find yourself in Rotorua, try the Cactus Jacks Backpackers.

Your very own “wild west”, right in the center of Middle Earth. Centrally located, 1890s Texan themed Backpacker…and arguably the best rates in New Zealand. Tall claim, but verify it yourself!

“We are competing with the best in the business…with the chains of Hostels with similar service, and we want to give our customers, something different, something dynamic, something which people will remember. They are backpacking, and this will go down as one of their best memories…with a themed backpacker, a friendly and homely atmosphere, and ofcourse, the most handsome and charming owner ever…”, beams Paul O’Connor, the “master” of the place.

“It is sad, that people come and doesn’t stay in Rotorua for long…this city has got so much to offer!” continues Paul. “We started the Zorbing craze, we have the best forest hikes in the country, the best hotpools and mud-spas, the best lakes and camping sites, and now the best themed backpacker with the best offers…come on! Better men gave in to temptations easier!”

Five minutes distance from city center and i-site, with loads of offers for the abovementioned activities, and great deals in local pubs and bars, this backpacker hostel also provides work-for-accommodation to travellers and woofers. Check it out now!

The details are on the website.


© Scoop Media

Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines


Solid Energy: Plan To Shut Unprofitable Huntly East Mine

Solid Energy, the state-owned coal miner in voluntary administration, plans to shut down its unprofitable Huntly East mine and lay off 65 staff after deciding the site stands "no chance whatsoever" of finding a buyer. More>>


E Tū: Merger Creates NZ's Biggest Private Sector Union

E tū has been created by the merger of the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union and Service and Food Workers’ Union. It represents more than 50,000 working New Zealanders in industries as diverse as aviation, construction, journalism, food manufacturing, mining and cleaning. More>>


Internet: NZ Govt Lifts Target Speeds For Rural Broadband

The government has lifted its expectations on faster broadband speeds for rural New Zealand as it targets increased spending on research and development in the country's information and communications technology sector, which it sees as a key driver for export growth. More>>


Banks: Westpac Keeps Core Government Transactions Contract

The local arm of Westpac Banking Corp has kept its contract with the New Zealand government to provide core transactions, but will have to share peripheral services with its rivals. More>>


Science Investment Plan: Universities Welcome Statement

Universities New Zealand has welcomed the National Statement of Science Investment released by the Government today... this is a critical document as it sets out the Government’s ten-year strategic direction that will guide future investment in New Zealand’s science system. More>>


Scouring: Cavalier Merger Would Extract 'Monopoly Rents' - Godfrey Hirst

A merger of Cavalier Wool Holdings and New Zealand Wool Services International's two wool scouring operations would create a monopoly, says carpet maker Godfrey Hirst. The Commerce Commission on Friday released its second draft determination on the merger, maintaining its view that the public benefits would outweigh the loss of competition. More>>


Get More From Scoop

Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news