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Flying Kiwi Backpackers Hostel

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“bed dorm”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My stay was from sat 3/3/18-sun 4/3/18. Check in was quick and efficient. There is a $10 dollar key deposit charge which you get back upon check out. The lady on reception was very polite and helped with my suitcase and showed me around the...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Good experience on the overall. The common rooms are indeed a bit small for the number of people staying. But since it is summer and the weather was great, outdoor space could be used during our stay. Cleanliness is OK, and the staff is nice....More

Thank Pauline N
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Really fun, sociable hostel. Nice and relaxed with a nice outside space for socialising. The showers are good. A 5 / 10 min walk from the lake, 5 mins from liquor stores / supermarkets etc. Good location. The hostel is a bit small / cramped...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I was coming through Wanaka on my bike, I had to stop somewhere. Found this backpacker, the only one with availability. Staff really welcoming, overall, really clean place, good selection of movies to chill, good people to meet. I met the owner, he let me...More

1  Thank Clement S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the private dorm to avoid sleepless nights. Unfortunately 4 of the 5 nights we were woken up at 2 - 3am by other guests who were either talking/yelling loudly in common areas or in their rooms. As other reviewers have mentioned, the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$41 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$41 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Honoka N
30 December 2016|
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Response from flyingkiwibackpacker | Property representative |
you need to go to our web site and email use from there trip advisor wont let me send u our email then please email us google flying kiwi backpackers and look for our diret website please email and we can sort this out for... More
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Honoka N
29 December 2016|
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Response from flyingkiwibackpacker | Property representative |
Hey we only have 1 room with bed with curtain you need to book this room by phone and ask if availability or if we can make available 006434436723 or email from our website ask for room 7 the 4 bed dorms all have to have... More
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"Try to stay in one of the rooms not facing the street"
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"Bring extra pillows and blankets."
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"Bring mouse traps?"
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"$30 dorm fills up last so sometimes has only 1 or 2 sharing."
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