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    Wanaka Bakpaka

    117 Lakeside Road | Otago, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good26%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “double room” (22 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (66 reviews)
    “free wifi” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 264 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Our stay was more like a big B&B than hostel We had a double room for 2 nights and a shared bathroom and shower to ourselves. The big lounge and kitchen were great areas to meet other travellers and the laundry an added bonus. We...More

    Thank HJRLondon
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi there Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It is so lovely to hear you found your stay more like a B&B than a hostel. That is a very big compliment which we appreciate. We too love our location...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

    Wanaka bakpaka is always the go to when we hit NZ, not only is the atmosphere and the views the best but the staff are always accomodating and keen to help out where ever they can. Even when I forgot to pack all my clothes...More

    Thank Lynden B
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 11 October 2017

    Hi Lynden Thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us at Wanaka Bakpaka. It's great to hear you always enjoy staying with us when you come to Wanaka. Guests forgetting clothes/property is pretty common and always happy to help ! Wanaka Bakpaka...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    LOVE LOVE LOVE this hostel. Staff were great, a special mention must go out to Ian. He was so accommodating to us. We only wanted to stay for 1 night but the bad weather came in and we decided to stay 1 more night. This...More

    Thank 22Matt
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 11 October 2017

    Hi Matt Wow what an amazing review! It's so great to hear that you enjoyed trying out every room we have here sorry we were so heavily booked at the time. We too love the views from the backpackers. We hope you enjoyed the rest...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay here at Wanaka Bakpaka. It was a perfect little stop off in Wanaka, with absolutely stunning views looking over the lake and mountains. The communal area is really chilled out. We loved the kitchen also, probably the cleanest communal kitchen in...More

    Thank RJHend
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 1 August 2017

    Hi there Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay here with us. Its great to hear you enjoyed your time at Wanaka Bakpaka and found our kitchen clean- we do try : ) We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels...More

    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    Real cool hostel, probably with the best view in Wanaka. The hostel located just beside the lake, and the view for the mountains and the lake are amazing. The location is a walking distance from the city center but the location is not that central....More

    Thank Gal Z
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 28 June 2017

    Hi Gal Thanks so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It's great to hear you enjoyed the hostel and found the location and facilities to your liking! The lounge is very cozy especially with temperatures dropping at this time...More

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    Villa del Lago
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$16 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Wanaka
    • Also Known As
    • Wanaka Bakpaka Hotel Wanaka
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    Traveller (106)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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