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Criterion Art Deco Backpackers, Napier

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Originally built as a luxury hotel in 1931 after the famous Hawke's Bay earthquake, the Criterion is a unique Spanish Mission/ Art Deco Style building located in the heart of Napier.

We provide travellers with quality facilities and exceptional services and FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST. We have a CAFE & BAR where you get discounted Meals & Drinks. There are also special events such as Quiz & Free Pool nights, where you can meet other backpackers & locals.

Criterion is just a stroll from the Visitor Information Centre, Bus Depot, Beach, Ocean Spa, Marineland & Aquarium.
24 hour Internet access(stations or hotspots)Sky TV, Laundry, Security cameras, Deposit boxes, Free luggage storage, bikes, scooters.
Member of BBH, VIP networks.
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Hotel Details

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  • Breakfast Included
  • Restaurant
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Linen Included
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Bar
  • Towels
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Key Card Access
  • Common Room
  • Air Conditioning