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Geeky Gecko - Hostel

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Front of property
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Living room
4 Beds Mixed Dormitory | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Geeky Gecko - Hostel

Geeky Gecko - Hostel

2.0 star property
No-frills hostel in Dunedin City Centre

7.6/10 Good

4 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
6 Stafford St, Dunedin, Otago, 9016
Main amenities
  • Library
  • Computer station
  • Communal living room
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • TV in a common area
  • Locker space

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Dunedin City Centre

Getting around

  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 24 min drive
  • Dunedin Railway Station - 11 min walk


  • New New New Corporation - 9 min walk
  • Great Wall Takeaways - 4 min walk
  • Vanguärd Specialty Coffee - 1 min walk
  • Vogel Street Kitchen - 4 min walk
  • The Black Dog Cafe & Bar - 5 min walk

About this property

Geeky Gecko - Hostel

Enjoy your visit to Dunedin with a stay at Geeky Gecko - Hostel.



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 13 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • On-site parking is limited
  • Street parking available

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge

Working away

  • Computer station


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


  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Communal living room


  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laundry detergent

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • 6 bathrooms
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Shared accommodations
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 2.15 per cent


<p>Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.</p><p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.</p> <p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.</p> <p> This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly). </p><p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

Geeky Gecko
Geeky Gecko - Hostel Dunedin
Geeky Gecko - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Geeky Gecko - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Dunedin

Frequently asked questions

Does Geeky Gecko - Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Geeky Gecko - Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at Geeky Gecko - Hostel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Geeky Gecko - Hostel?
Yes. Parking spaces may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Geeky Gecko - Hostel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Geeky Gecko - Hostel?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Dunedin Casino (3-min walk) is nearby.
What's the area around Geeky Gecko - Hostel like?
Geeky Gecko - Hostel is a short 3-minute walk from Dunedin Casino and 5 minutes' walk from Speight's Brewery.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

I thought the staff lacking enthusiasm when approaching reception. Building is run down but everything was clean. We did however enjoyed the rules to do with noise and surprisingly everyone obeyed .
Sharon, 3-night trip
Verified guest review

4/10 Fair

Very very noisy and filty bathrooms. TV in private room didnt work.
1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nice hostel, kindly stuff, close to the city center, cool arts. I enjoyed my stay in the hostel. 👍👍👍
1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review