Wiltshire Manor Backpackers is situated 5 minutes from Claris Centre where there is a store, postal outlet/gift shop, gas station, Laundromat, bottle shop/liquor store and a café/restaurant. The Claris airfield is even closer. And the beautiful Kaitoke beach is just down the road.
There are 3 bedrooms… 1 x double, 1 x twin, and 1 x single. The shared amenities include a 2-burner gas hob, a small fridge, 12-volt power, a gas heater, a BBQ. Children are welcome.
Tariff: $40 per person – per night (linen included)
What to do when you are here?
Great Barrier Island is the perfect ‘get away from it all’ destination. Tips from locals.
Isolated, pristine and open for adventure. Tramp, swim, surf, sail: enjoy the beauty of nature. Meet the locals at the movies, at the local clubs, community events or in restaurants. There’s always something happening.
1. It’s very, very, very beautiful. …
Top attractions on the island.
Activities on Great Barrier Island include exploring the regenerating native forest on the numerous walking tracks. Enjoy the native flora and fauna, including many endangered species such as the black petrel, chevron skink and pateke (brown teal duck). Many of our beaches are well known for great surfing as well as fishing, diving, snorkelling and kayaking. There’s also golf, mountain biking, a pottery, museums and local art galleries to visit.
The New Zealand tourism site.
Backpack through one of Auckland’s most stunning islands!
Reviews of a few restaurants and attractions.
A guide for backpackers.
Lonely Planet guide.