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Property Ref: 37705

YHA Backpacker- Sunflower Lodge, Business for Sale in New Plymouth

Property Type: Backpackers

Sale Type: Leasehold Interest (Business)

Region: Taranaki

Physical Address: 33 Timandra Street, Welbourn, New Plymouth, 4312

Price: BACKPACKER BUSINESS FOR SALE, asking $185,000 +GST( If Any)

Broker: Kamal Sharma

Mobile: +64 22 0515 782


YHA Sunflower Lodge, Great Backpackers For Sale!

This 45-bed lodge is the ideal accommodation for  Students, traveling backpackers, and groups. It’s affordable, it’s clean & comfortable. Located next to the Te Henui Walkway enjoy scenic bush views, native birdsong, and the rippling of the Te Henui river, while being close to New Plymouth city attractions.

The rear of the Building has a garden-like setting with few car parks for the Backpackers at the front.

Mt Taranaki is just a 20 minutes drive away from the Lodge.

Great reviews and rewards.


  •  Affordable Rent includes a comfortable 1 Bedroom Manager’s accommodation with own private Patio/Verandah.  Along with a separate office/Reception area.
  • Easy to manage and full training given
  • The accommodation offers 17 rooms of various sizes to suit all budgets
  • 15 minutes walk to the city centre
  • Facilities include Communal Lounge, Kitchen, Outdoor Seating Space, Free Wi-Fi, and Guest Laundry, Scenic Garden, and a BBQ area.
  • Secured digital entrance door for an access control system.
  • Reception/office operates on a split shift basis, total of 5 hours per day.
  • Few rooms are rented on a long-term basis to the students studying English in New Plymouth.
  • Contractors and Building tradies from other regions working in New Plymouth also now staying here for a longer duration and some on fixed terms.
  • 20 Years of Lease remaining


New Plymouth is the city known for its sunny climate, art galleries, and beautiful parks. It is also New Zealand’s oil town’, with offshore rigs extracting natural gas and oil.

The conical shape of Mount Taranaki provides a dramatic backdrop to the city, a constant reminder that the hiking trails of Egmont National Park are just a short drive away.

New Plymouth is not complete without the mention of the Wind Wand.

New Plymouth has a beautiful coastline, and great surf.  There is a 14 km walkway on the foreshore.

The Wind Wand is a 48-meter kinetic sculpture located in New Plymouth, New Zealand. The sculpture includes a 45-meter tube of red fiberglass and was made to designs by artist Len Lye. To residents, it is one of the main icons of New Plymouth. During the night, the Wind Wand lights up

New Plymouth is the biggest hub for Taranaki and houses the Western Institute of Technology &, Pacific International Hotel Management School are among the top education providers.

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity, call Kamal now to arrange a viewing.

For more information please register here or to arrange your viewing contact specialist Accommodation Business Broker, Kamal Sharma, on 022 0515 782 or email

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Confidential Profit and Loss Account 3 Years to 2019

Confidential Profit and Loss Account Year End 2020

Confidential Profit and Loss Account To January 2021

Confidential YHA Sunflower Lodge Lease

Confidential Sunflower Lodge Floor Plan

Confidential Chattel List YHA

Confidential-Monthly projections

Property Details

Property Type


Sale Type

Leasehold Interest (Business)



Physical Address

33 Timandra Street, Welbourn, New Plymouth, 4312



Contact Agents


Kamal Sharma

Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Business Broker
Whole of the North Island
International: +64 22 0515 782
NZ Mobile: 022 0515 782



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