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YHA Wanaka

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“purple cow”(22 reviews)
“tv room”(23 reviews)
“the kitchen”(72 reviews)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Paid Wifi
Breakfast included
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

YHA Wanaka in the alpine village of Lake Wanaka was a great place to stay on our one night stopover. They are stunning views of Lake Wanaka and the Southern Alps from the seated areas. We had a standard double room with private Bathroom which...More

Thank UKC0uple
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entire operation is awesome, the staff was great, the facilities were great, and the location was great. My only gripe unfortunately was a significant one. En suite room #14 was clean and the private bathroom was excellent, but extremely uncomfortable in the summer. It...More

Thank jennagenio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed here previously and it never changes - consistently epic. Rooms and bathroom spotless, quiet and comfy. Massive TV room, great lounge area with pool table and massive clean kitchen. Bike rental is a must as you can cycle to some great beaches and...More

Thank ChrisManuelUK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed in many backpackers over the years I must say this is a favourite. The place is very well maintained for the volume of persons transiting there. We stayed in a self-contained unit and it was all neat. The kitchen itself was sort of...More

Thank brtata
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed 3 nights in a 6 share self contained unit. The location is great, the unit was clean and awesome with a quiet sliding door. The kitchen is clean and nice. The lounge is awesome. I will return.

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$28 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$28 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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April F
28 April 2016|
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Response from RawrrItsssAlexx | Reviewed this property |
There is a local ski Hill just a 30 minute drive. Cardrona as well as treble cone!
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"If you are traveling in the summer, ask in advance about electric fans and fly screens."
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"All rooms are great"
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"we had a double with en suite. book direct"
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"We stayed in twin ensuite but there are cheaper options and family rooms too."
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