Mangawhai Backpackers

Enjoy your stay at Mangawhai Backpackers (The Coastal Cow) a clean, friendly, homely backpackers located minutes from Mangawhai Heads beach! Only 90 minutes from Auckland, blessed with white sand, long uncluttered beaches and sand dunes.

Per night
$25 - $55

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Enjoy your stay at Mangawhai Backpackers (Coastal Cow), located steps from the popular Mangawhai Heads Beach, you will not find a more beautiful place. Mangawhai is a destination nature photographers dream about.

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The Mangawhai Backpackers offers a memorable stay only 90 minutes from Auckland. Walk to the beach, estuary, shops and cafes. Take the scenic coastal route to see why it is called Magical Mangawhai.

A small backpackers with just 20 beds, linen and duvets are supplied with shared and private rooms available. Six car parks onsite and free WiFi.


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Physical address

Mangawhai Backpackers, 299 Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai Heads, Northland, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
8.00am - 7.00pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Children Welcome
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
Proximity to town:
700m to shops and cafes (9 minute walk)
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

  High season Low season
  (Dec - Apr) (May - Nov)
Per night $30.00 - $55.00 $25.00 - $40.00

Language support

  Written Spoken
French NO YES

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