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Lakeside Backpackers

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Balcony
Living room
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, electric kettle

Overview of Lakeside Backpackers

Lakeside Backpackers

2.0 star property
Queenstown hostel in city centre

1 verified Hotels.com guest review

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
Map
18a Lake Esplanade, Queenstown, 9300
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping once per stay
  • Airport shuttle
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • TV in a common area
Feel at home
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limited housekeeping
  • BBQ(s)
  • Free self-parking

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Queenstown City Centre

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 10 min drive
  • Airport shuttle

Restaurants

  • Farelli's Trattoria - 4 min walk
  • Lombardi - 4 min walk
  • Public Kitchen & Bar - 4 min walk
  • Finz Seafood and Grill - 4 min walk
  • Ivy & Lola's Kitchen & Bar - 5 min walk

About this property

Lakeside Backpackers

A great choice for a stay in Queenstown, Lakeside Backpackers features an airport shuttle. Guests will have free perks such as WiFi and self-parking.

Languages

English, Hindi

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
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

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

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 4 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 7:00 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
  • At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination

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

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • BBQs
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge

Services

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

Facilities

  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

More

  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Shared accommodations
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 2.5 per cent

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination.

Policies

This property does not have lifts.

On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

Long-term renters welcome.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a security system and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Lakeside Backpackers Queenstown
Lakeside Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Lakeside Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Queenstown

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Lakeside Backpackers?
This property confirms that guests must provide documentation related to COVID-19 at check-in. Furthermore, disinfectant is used to clean the property, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Lakeside Backpackers?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Lakeside Backpackers?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Lakeside Backpackers?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Lakeside Backpackers?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but SKYCITY Wharf Casino (4-min walk) and Skycity Queenstown Casino (7-min walk) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Lakeside Backpackers and nearby?
Lakeside Backpackers has a picnic area.
Are there restaurants at or near Lakeside Backpackers?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Farelli's Trattoria (4-min walk), Lombardi (4-min walk) and Public Kitchen & Bar (4-min walk).
What's the area around Lakeside Backpackers like?
Lakeside Backpackers is in Queenstown City Centre, a short 13-minute walk from Skyline Gondola and 4 minutes' walk from Steamer Wharf.

Overall score and ratings

2.0

2.0/10

Cleanliness

6.0/10

Staff & service

2.0/10

Property conditions & facilities

2/10 Poor

Last resort hostel
Went there only because I had no other option. It's far from the center and poorly maintained. I was offered hard drugs by the people who stayed there for a long time. Wouldn't go there, unless I have to.
Shaked, 1-night trip
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