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Hanmer Backpackers

Hostel | 41 Conical Hill Road, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand 7334

95.9% Overall Rating

9 out of 9 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (03/10/2011)

Craig de Vos thinks…

"Nice comfortable accommodation and lounge area with open fire. Has all the facilities you need for hostel accommodation. Near the town centre so no need to drive anywhere. Would definitely stay there…"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 0.66

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Hanmer Backpackers is the most centrally located hostel in beautiful Hanmer Springs. Our hostel is a small, cozy, friendly and warm Swiss chalet style backpackers providing excellent accommodation and service at low prices. We are the most affordable accommodation provider in Hanmer Springs for the independent traveler.

Our kitchen is well stocked with all the essential cooking equipment, fridges / freezers, free tea, plunger coffee, instant coffee and a spice rack. Read more

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About Hanmer Backpackers

Hanmer Backpackers is a well equipped backpackers hostel. It is a "Lockwood" chalet style building with a warm wooden interior. Following is a list of the things you can expect from us:

- Good quality beds with inner spring mattresses
- Ready made up beds
- Well equipped kitchen
- Our fire place ensures a warm hostel, even in winter
- Gas BBQ
- Massage Chair (first 20 minutes are free - next are $2)
- Large book collection and book exchange
- Spices, coffee / tea
- Laundry (washing machine and dryer)
- Car parks
- Laundry lines
- Board Games
- Outdoor seating
- Iron and iron board
- Luggage Storage
- Cheap Wireless Internet

Accommodation Information

Hanmer Backpackers can sleep 22 guests in 6 different rooms. We can also accommodate two small tents on our lawn.

* Most rooms have shared bathrooms
* One ensuite double / twin room / triple / family (1 double and a set of bunk beds)
* All rooms can be locked
* All rooms have portable heaters (on request)
* All beds are made up for your convenience
* Towels can be hired for a dollar each.

Location Information

We are located on the main road in Hanmer Springs, just past the shops and restaurants on the right hand side of the road.
41 Conical Hill Road, Hanmer Springs.