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    On Top Backpackers

    Corner Filleul Street & Moray Place, Dunedin, New Zealand
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          • Excellent49%
          • Very good19%
          • Average13%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible9%
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          “free pool” (14 reviews)
          “pool bar” (8 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Free Parking
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          Kiwis Nest
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          I liked the hostel. The Room was clean, the staff friendly and its right in the city centre. It also has a bar with a lot of pool tables and guests staying at the hoste can play pool for free. Good hostel.

          Thank HeadfirstTravel
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Stayed here for 3 nights with a friend. Nice hostel in a good central location. The kitchen is big and clean and rooms are ok. There's a pool bar under the hostel with cheap drinks. We had to move room one night as there was...More

          Thank sarahpetch112
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          It's very close to the city center and supermarket. Just like it's name, it's on the top of the building. The kitchen is quite big and provide free breakfast. I stayed in the single room, it's very cosy and good value for the price. It's...More

          Thank Mei H
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Every time we came to dunedin had stayed at on top.. always great central located place, great enviroment and great attention.! Last time, with my parents, the awesome lucy was at the desk... she was super helpful in everything we couldve need from around.! Highly...More

          Thank san_says
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Spent 4 nights staying in a 8 bed dorm! Hostel is kept very clean, spacious rooms and comfy beds! Hostel staff were very helpful especially Lindsey who made my time in OnTop very enjoyable, very "accommodating"!

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          Kiwis Nest
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          • Top amenities
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$18 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • South Island >
          • Otago Region >
          • Dunedin
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Claire C
          Hi, I was looking to stay here in July for two nights. My only question is: Is there parking for our car? Thanks, Claire
          16 February 2015|
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          Response from ontopbackpackers | Property representative |
          Hi Claire There is a car park beside the building which is free from 6 pm until 9 am You have to pay $2 per hour during the day . If you stay more than one night staff will tell you where to park for free Regards Matt
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          Alica L
          Is there any possibility to park our van and use only kitchen and shower etc. ?
          15 November 2016|
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