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Reviews of YHA Queenstown Lakefront Queenstown Hostel

88-90 Lake Esplanade, Queenstown, New Zealand

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 90%

Location 88%

Safety 90%

Staff 90%

Value 86%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Mini Supermarket
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam room
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Wii

Important Information

If you are making a booking for 10 people or more, please contact the hostel directly. Group bookings such as these should not be made through this website as reservations of this size cannot be guaranteed by the hostel. Even if you receive confirmation from this site we may be unable to host your group and so we reserve the right to decline bookings of 10 people or more.

YHA Cancellations Policy
• To cancel any bookings a NZ$5.00 cancellation fee applies per transaction.
• For cancellations made before 6pm the day before arrival - full refund.
• For cancellations made after 6pm the day before arrival - no refund for the first night.
• Cancellations on bookings made on the day of arrival will receive no refund for the first night, normal cancellation policy applies for subsequent nights.
• If you do not advise the Hostel the non-arrival clause applies.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Queenstown?

Contact us directly

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 90%

Location 88%

Safety 90%

Staff 90%

Value 86%

Showing 21-18 of 18 reviews

89% Overall Rating
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  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 100%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 May 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: cheap and good quality

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
11 Feb 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: Friendly staff, close but not too close to town so quiet, clean and the staff were able to make lots of recommendations. I liked being able to buy bits and pieces for breakfast etc.

Disliked: Nothing.thought it was value for money in what I think is an expensive town.

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
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  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
09 Feb 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: the price is very reasonable, the view is great ouside the hostel.

Disliked: none

Customer would recommend this property

83% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
83% Overall Rating

Anonymous
10 Jan 2013

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Had a nice large kitchen and had a great atmosphere

Disliked: The twin room was way to small

Customer would recommend this property

80% Overall Rating
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  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
80% Overall Rating

Anonymous
15 Dec 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: nice staff, good value for money

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 Nov 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Liked: Good helpful staff clean and tidy great. Showering facilities good kitchen comfortable beds Enjoyed my stay and stayed an extra night

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
17 Sep 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: friendly staff, clean and safe environment

Disliked: a bit far from town center

Customer would recommend this property

97% Overall Rating
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  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
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  • Value - 100%
97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
21 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: quiet, clean, warm and nice staffs

Disliked: none

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
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  • Location - 80%
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  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
02 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: As always in the New Zealand YHA's - Great value for money. Clean and well equipped and friendly and knowledgeable staff!

Disliked: No lockers!!! :-(

Customer would recommend this property

91% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
25 Jul 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Good hostel, you defiantly get allot for your money

Disliked: One of the furthest from the city center. No free Wifi

Customer would recommend this property

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