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    YHA Wanaka

    94 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good36%
    • Average8%
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    Free Parking
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 297 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Really nice hostel in an amazing location overlooking lake Wanaka. We found the staff very friendly & helpful & the rooms & all common spaces were all very clean. If we were to go back to Wanaka we would stay here again

    Thank donnyt1
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stay was very pleasant. The staff is extremely helpful. The view from he hotel and the common area is just splendid. Kitchen is very well equipped and room including dorm ones are extremely clean. The lone tree of Wanaka is around 10-15 min walk. There...More

    Thank Anuja S
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hostel was pretty good for the price. Rooms were clean as were bathrooms. I had a double ensuite and had no complaints. I was able to park on site and wifi was free. Kitchen was large as was the common area. Walking distance to...More

    Thank pittinger
    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    We stayed here in three bed for one night. Located on main road through the town. The large parking in front of the hostel. The staff very helpful advice. The room was very clean and amenities in the bathroom were excellent. Kitchen is large and...More

    Thank imagesetter
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WanakaResponded 29 October 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! I am thrilled to hear that you had such a great time staying with us. Thank you for highlighting the cleanliness and our helpful staff. It is always a great feeling to know...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    Our family stayed here for the night, perfect place to stay close to shops and amazing views of Lake Wanaka and snow capped mountains! Surprisingly modern, clean and tidy for a backpackers. Awesome/ friendly front desk staff and great value. Will definitely be back to...More

    Thank tuiocean
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WanakaResponded 29 October 2017

    Thank you so much for your outstanding review! I am so happy to hear that you had a great stay with your family. We certainly strive to offer modern, friendly and clean budget accommodation - so thanks for pointing out that we tick all these...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Wanaka
    • Also Known As
    • Yha Wanaka Purple Cow Hotel Wanaka
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    Room & Suite (30)
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    April F
    28 April 2016|
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    Response from RawrrItsssAlexx | Reviewed this property |
    There is a local ski Hill just a 30 minute drive. Cardrona as well as treble cone!
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    "We stayed in twin ensuite but there are cheaper options and family rooms too."
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    "Ensuites are recommended"
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    "4 bed female dorm if not used to hostels is brill"
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    "the kitchen is huge and comfortable to do your meals"
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