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San Francisco
Reviewed 10 June 2011

Great place! I spent 3 nights in a lake-view queen room (180). Super friendly staff, lovely room, efficient heater, comfortable bed, hot showers, etc. My only complaint, which is NOT the fault of Absoloot, is the noise around the lakefront once the bars close. Pack earplugs!

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Whitehouse, Texas
Reviewed 23 May 2011

The elevator was broken when we arrived, which would've been fine with me if I didn't have to lug my suitcase to the 4th floor. One of the workers did help us carry our things, though. Other than that, I wasn't terribly impressed by the service and I also thought it was really pricey for what they offered. I did...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 19 May 2011

We stayed in a 2 person twin room with an ensuite bathroom. For a budget accommodation, this place was perfect. We had a tv, a fridge, a flat screen tv, and a remote controlled air/heating system. The room and bathroom were spotless, with people dropping by daily to vacuum and clean. The location was also perfect, with the lake, shops,...

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Temerloh District, Malaysia
Reviewed 27 April 2011

We stayed in a double room (room370) for 2 nights( room very clean, microwave, fridge, TV), very comfortable. Then we wanted to extend another nite but the room was booked on the 3rd nite. So we were offered to stay in a room for 2 couples for NZ90 with attached bathroom. The room is clean and has a fridge and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2011

This backpacker hotel has one of the best views in Queenstown, looking down right over the lake and the steamship pier, with stunning mountain ranges in the background. We stayed in a double room right at the top (room 380?), for which the price was reasonable, especially for Queenstown. The facilities were good, the staff wonderfully warm and helpful, and...

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West Sussex, UK
Reviewed 1 April 2011

The bathroom didn't look (or smell) like it had been cleaned for a week or more, the towels were clean but the toilet stank and the shower had mould and scum marks all up the wall. The rooms are very dusty and have only a tiny window that opens, so that makes them very stuffy when there are a few...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 March 2011

We had one night in 2nd flr room on dbl bedstead that also had a bed above; reading light turn on/off from in bed; dble lounge but no table/chairs. We copped the setting sun and noise from smokers in street below and later night revellers...but not an unacceptable level and remembered we once did the same. Last two nights spent...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 February 2011

Great central location and modern facilities await you at Absoloot Value. My room was on the 3rd floor and while the view was fabulous, it was a little noisy (I could hear the music from nearby pub). The room was small but it didn't bother me. Three people would find it tiny.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2011

Absoloot is relatively new, its been open about 7 months so everything is pretty damn clean! We stayed in a 4 bed dorm which was for Queenstown average pricing, maybe a little bit more than your average Base or Nomads but so worth it. It was £32 for a couple rate each a nice in a 4 bed dorm. The...

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Bundaberg
Reviewed 26 September 2010

We are a couple in our 50's and were a little hesitant about staying in "backpacker accommodation" but we were so wrong. Absoloot Value Accommodation has undergone a total refurbishment in 2010 and the managers, Shaun and Nadine, were always friendly and helpful and made us "oldies" feel very welcome. Our room was on the top floor and had a...

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Absoloot Value Accommodation (AVA) has been designed with the backpacker, ‘flashpacker’ and value-seeking traveler in mind. AVA is spectacularly located on the lakefront right in the centre of Queenstown. Newly refurbished, it offers boutique dorms (6 beds maximum), double and queen rooms. Fresh, contemporary style with space to play and space to relax. And now there is FREE WIFI throughout the hostel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Absoloot Value Accommodation

Address: 50 Beach Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $30 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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“they have private rooms with en-suite bathroom, go for that if you need some personal space”
kevynl2017, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“outside of the room towards the lake is very noisy but a beautiful view.”
, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Four bed dorms have a double bed.”
elsagasnier, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“DOUBLE CHECK your key card works for your room before you go out!!!”
aimeepassmore77, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on higher floors have better views, and are probably quieter.”
  • View from 3rd floor twin room
  • Well-appointed twin room
  • Twin room
  • Dirty and stained bed linen
pulcino3, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
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