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Hippo Lodge Backpackers

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“steep hill”(13 reviews)
“the kitchen”(26 reviews)
“upper building”(2 reviews)
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All reviewssteep hillthe kitchenupper buildingless than a minute walkamazing viewsprivate roomliving areafree wifia great place to stayview of the lakeloungehostelfacilitiestownbunklaundrynz
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

The hostel was very spacious, and so was our room, a large double with a bunk bed too, it would be fine for a family. Bathroom and full kitchen facilities were shared between 3 rooms so there was never an issue with crowding into people....More

Thank svenandyogi
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The place is around 500 meters from Queenstown CBD but be ready for the hike. We stayed where the double rooms are located and the lounge has a nice view of the city. The place is a little bit untidy but the price is good...More

Thank bluesplashpink
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I must say that I absolutely disagree with Dries D. The stay at Hippo Lodge improved my Queenstown experience so much, especially because of the very helpful and lovely managers and staff! They are honest people and look after the place with dedication. Also, I...More

Thank Obiwan K
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I arrived here just for 3 day but cause it has sich a homely atmosphere I have extend for more, this place is very nice, great people and very close city center, shop and activity. people very friendly also the staff. great panorama of Lake...More

Thank celinealice2017
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at hippos for 2 nights because the top 10 holiday park was full in popular Queenstown. If not we wouldn't have stayed here not even 1 night. The hippy owner charged us 50$ for our campervan per night just to stand on the...More

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US$24 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$24 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Top house has Amazing Sunsets views and balcony"
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"get the ensuite"
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"the view on the second floor is amazing and the rooms are quiet"
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