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YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel

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Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi

Overview of YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel

YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel

3 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
48 Shotover Street, Queenstown, 9300

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLake Wakatipu3 min walk
  • Popular LocationSkyline Gondola7 min walk
  • Popular LocationQueenstown Gardens9 min walk
  • AirportQueenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.)13 min drive

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About this area

Queenstown

Located near the beach, YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel is in Queenstown City Centre neighbourhood and is connected to a shopping centre. Toi o Tahuna and Queenstown Arts Centre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Fear Factory Queenstown and Steamer Wharf. CaddyShack City Mini Golf and Kiwi and Birdlife Park are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including skiing, ski runs and ski lifts.

What's nearby

  • Fear Factory Queenstown - 1 min walk
  • Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market - 2 min walk
  • Lake Wakatipu - 3 min walk
  • Skyline Gondola - 7 min walk
  • Queenstown Gardens - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fishbone Bar & Grill - 2 min walk
  • Ivy & Lola's Kitchen & Bar - 2 min walk
  • Farelli's Trattoria - 2 min walk
  • Tanoshi - 2 min walk
  • The Lone Star - 2 min walk

About this property

YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel

3-star eco-friendly hostel connected to a shopping centre in Queenstown City Centre
Along with a microwave in a common area, this smoke-free hostel has a fridge in a common area and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a library, tour/ticket assistance and a reception hall are on-site. All 30 rooms offer free WiFi, hairdryers and desks.
YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel offers 30 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free off-site parking within 0.2 mi
  • Street parking available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Library
  • No lifts
  • Reception hall
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

More

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Desk

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:30 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, Union Pay, debit cards and cash
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

Alcohol is not served at this property

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Backpacker property has been rated 3 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Queenstown Central YHA
YHA Backpacker Hostel Queenstown Central
YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel Queenstown
YHA Queenstown Central - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 90 out of 241 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 120 out of 241 reviews
4 - Good 50%
Rating 3 - Okay. 24 out of 241 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 241 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 241 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
great location, close to every place we visited, service staff service. thanks
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Kitchen was very spacious and clean. But bed sheets weren't.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
No free parking. Spent $48 on man street parking. No towel, no bath soap and shampoo and terrible bed. I thought i save money cause the hotel is only $140 but after i paid parking fees of $48 it’s way dearer. ☹️☹️☹️
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
We got an en-suite room and it was bigger than some hotel rooms. Very warm, big bed and good tv. Walkable distance from town. A+
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
very good, quiet, fast, friendly services, clean, traffic ok,
Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020