Lakeside Backpackers  

18 Lake Esplanade, Queenstown, 9300  - show map

Hostel Overview

Featuring free WiFi, Lakeside Backpackers offers accommodation in Queenstown, 800 metres from Skyline Gondola and Luge and 8 km from Queenstown Event Centre. The property is around 11 km from Lake Wakatipu, 13 km from Walter Peak and 22 km from Shotover River. The accommodation features a shared kitchen and a shared lounge for guests.

Rooms are complete with a shared bathroom fitted with a shower, while some rooms at the hostel also boast a seating area.

Popular points of interest near Lakeside Backpackers include Queenstown Lakes District Council, Fear Factory Queenstown and Queenstown Chamber Of Commerce. The nearest airport is Queenstown Airport, 8 km from the accommodation.

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This twin room has a seating area, electric kettle and kitchen.

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This dormitory room features a washing machine, stovetop and oven.

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This dormitory room has a stovetop, oven and toaster.

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This dormitory room features a stovetop, toaster and electric kettle.

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Facilities of Lakeside Backpackers

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Common areas
Shared kitchen, Shared lounge/TV area

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Laundry

Adult only

Hotel Policies

From 16:00 hours

Untill 10:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Guests need to meet one or more requirements to stay in this property: proof of full Coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccination, a recent valid negative Coronavirus PCR test, or recent proof of Coronavirus recovery. A negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result is mandatory to check-in to this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures. It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes. A damage deposit of NZD 250 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property. Please note that there is a 2.5% charge when you pay with a credit card.

Last updated: 3 Jul 2022 - Update now

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