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Minden, Germany
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I slept one night in this backpacker in Queenstown. It is perfectly situated. Close to the lake and just a three minute walk from the town centre. The staff is really friendly and helpful, the atmosphere is relaxed and good, the kitchen is very clean and good equipped and there is free and fast wifi. I totally recommend this place...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my time at Bumbles. The staff was great and gave us great advice on activities in Queenstown. The rooms are very clean, with floor to ceiling windows of the lake. The location is fantastic - less than a 5 minute walk to the city center. There was a bathroom in my room, which was convenient. However, they...

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Cusco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

West stayed in 4 hostels in Queenstown, and bumbles was our favourite. Lakeside views, so clean, great common areas, and Fiona in reception helped us book all our trips but have us great and honest advice on them too. Get a bed here..book well in advance, worth being prepared ;)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good location with friendly staff , free parking and the accommodation is being cleaned everyday. just few minutes walk to queens town and the room view is magnificent. perfect for sole traveler to a gang of 6 =)

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Oromocto NB
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in one of private rooms next to the kids dorms. The place was very clean. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. The kitchen was very busy but had lots of utensils and we were very pleased. Bed was very comfortable. Even with the kids next door they were quiet and easy to live with.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This was the first time we have stayed at a backpackers and have to say this place is fantastic. From the spectacular views of the lake to the very roomy unit. We were expecting 6 beds in a room, but there was actually 2 rooms. Situated close to bars, restaurants and shopping. The amenities were very clean and tidy also....

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Nice place to stay, I recommend it. Great location, close to bars, pubs, restaurants and supermarket; It is possible to book tours at the reception and the staffs are very king and polite; the room was very clean; the bed was good.

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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Loved waking up in the morning with that wonderful lake view, right from my bed. Very clean, spacious rooms, well equipped kitchen, free parking on the premises, short walking distance from the town centre. Nice staff, nice common areas, and great value for money. Book well in advance, as their rooms fill up pretty fast.

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Dublin
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed both of my recent stays in Bumbles. The staff are friendly and very helpful. Rooms are kept very clean. The kitchen and lounge are well kept and are nice places to relax in. The views from the hostel rooms and lounge are very impressive. The location is very convenient to the town centre. I felt very comfortable...

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Thank SteffG_13
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Stayed here for three nights and I couldn't ask for more. Very close to the city, only a few minutes walk! Exceptional lake view and the room was clean and also bigger than excepted. Didn't feel cramped at all.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you are looking for a small, relaxed & friendly place to stay in Queenstown with spectacular views, a waterfront location and free Wi-Fi, this is it! Just a 2 minute stroll to downtown, we are a small laid back place to stay where you'll some meet great people and get some sleep! "This popular hostel is colourfully decorated. Its prime lakefront location near the heart of town ensures excellent views and easy access to the best of Queenstown. It's an easy going spot, with a quieter more laid back vibe compared to other larger hostels around town." Lonely Planet ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bumbles Backpackers

Address: Cnr of Lake Esplanade & Brunswick Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: €22 - €67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“They have parking spaces which was great”
 of 5 bubbles ColmONCusco, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Great view”
 of 5 bubbles Carl017, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“best view, good location”
 of 5 bubbles , 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Amazing view”
 of 5 bubbles ElodyMoreau, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms face the lake and provide a very good view of the Remarkables”
 of 5 bubbles richardwky, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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