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Reviews of Bumbles Backpackers Queenstown

Hostel | Cnr of Lake Esplanade, and Brunswick Street, Queenstown, New Zealand 9300

92.5% Overall Rating

193 out of 200 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (13/08/2015)

jordan Wolff thinks…

"Best backpackers in queenstown! More like a budget resort! Can't wait too be back next year!"

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 0.64

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Important Information

Please note: We accept a maximum of 7 nights stay per booking and a maximum of 6 people per booking. For any bookings exceeding this we reserve the right to cancel the booking with loss of any deposit or booking fees paid. Cancellations made within 48 hours of a booking will forfeit one night’s accommodation or 50% of the booking, whichever the greater.

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Queenstown?

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92.5%

Overall Rating

193 out of 200 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Bumbles Backpackers Queenstown'

Atmosphere
87.2%
Location
96.0%
Facilities
88.0%
Cleanliness
96.0%
Staff
94.4%
Value
92.8%
Safety
92.8%
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Victoria Kent

12 March 2008 Victoria would recommend this property

Liked: Nice room set ups - felt like we had our own 'apartment' rather than just one room that 6 of us were trying to store all of our stuff and ourselves in. Was easy to get chatting to people in the grounds because of the layout of the rooms.

Disliked: Victoria left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jonathan Chen

09 March 2008 Jonathan would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, friendly staff, nice and clean, met some cool people

Disliked: Jonathan left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

Caterina O'Brien

01 March 2008 Caterina would recommend this property

Liked: It was on the lakefront and a short walk from town.

Disliked: Caterina left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

13 February 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it was really close to town, they had loads of discounts on local activites and the staff were really helpful

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

08 February 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

07 January 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: big kitchen, nice lounge

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

31 December 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: close location to town centre

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Claudia Grube

20 December 2007 Claudia would recommend this property

Liked: the view on the lake and the city

Disliked: Claudia left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Susanne Cude

03 December 2007 Susanne would recommend this property

Liked: The location is great. Just block from city center and the gandala. It also has great views of the lake. really cool.

Disliked: Susanne left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

28 November 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

23 November 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The gorgeous view out on our balcony of the lake!!! The spaciousness of our room

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 20%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

21 October 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very helpful for booking activities, very friendly staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

20 October 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel was great. The staff were great and the view was amazing. Its the best view you can get from hostel in Queenstown! This is the place to go!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

helen mcrae

18 October 2007 helen would recommend this property

Liked: very friendly, comfortable, free internet, free breakfast, the best hostel I have stayed in by far

Disliked: helen left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

rebekah van leest

11 October 2007 rebekah would recommend this property

Liked: best location and view

Disliked: rebekah left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

03 October 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: really clean and easy walk to all facilties

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Thomas Stephens

02 October 2007 Thomas would recommend this property

Liked: Great location and awesome views over the lake, but not too far from town

Disliked: Thomas left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

28 September 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean bedding and warm rooms :-)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Liliana Islas

03 July 2007 Liliana would recommend this property

Liked: cleanliness

Disliked: Liliana left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

20 June 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff are very friendly and helpful. Views are amazing.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jodie Squires

18 May 2007 Jodie would recommend this property

Liked: Liz was the loveliest and most helpful person and thanks to her i actually went through with climbing Franz Josef! Nice one, cheers mate!

Disliked: Jodie left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Kim Neve

14 May 2007 Kim would recommend this property

Liked: Loved Laura- really helpful, polite and friendly. She made the stay at Bumbles worth recommending!

Disliked: Kim left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Betsy Bauer

09 May 2007 Betsy would recommend this property

Liked: Really friendly staff and was a really nice enviroment. I only stayed one night but I really felt at home.

Disliked: Betsy left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jennifer Knaus

28 February 2007 Jennifer would recommend this property

Liked: Liz was VERY helpful in giving me info on all the things I wanted to do (skydiving, rafting, restaurants, etc)... The room was well set up and the bed was super-comfy!

Disliked: Jennifer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

18 February 2007 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The lake view was really nice and within close walking distance to center of the city

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.