We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Wilderness Backpackers

    Marks Road, Haast, New Zealand
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in HaastSee available hotels in Haast
    Traveller (19)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (22)
    Similar hotels
    Rainforest Retreat
    1,388 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge
    569 reviews
    #7 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Sunset Motel
    331 reviews
    #6 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
    Mount Cook View Motel
    191 reviews
    #8 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good22%
    • Average20%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible22%
    Travellers talk about
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Golf Course
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Similar hotels
    Rainforest Retreat
    1,388 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge
    569 reviews
    #7 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Sunset Motel
    331 reviews
    #6 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
    Mount Cook View Motel
    191 reviews
    #8 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (49)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 42 reviews

    Reviewed 2 March 2017

    The manager (owner??) is not a happy man. The extremely rude and unprofessional way he dealt with us still upsets me a couple weeks later as I type this. I take a little solace in seeing reviews here that my wife and I are not...More

    2  Thank Kimchi14
    Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

    I got there pretty early afternoon and was the first guest there I guess thats why the owner let himself be really rude to me. When I arrived I asked about wifi to which the owner gave a very unfriendly tone that I should read...More

    2  Thank gabby12399
    Reviewed 14 January 2017

    My wife and I stayed in a twin room (#1) for a night during peak season. We found the facilities to be adequate, especially the kitchen which was clean and well stocked with utensils, pots and pans etc. Upon our arrival the owner was efficient,...More

    Thank AaronWonju
    Reviewed 7 January 2017

    The staff member on was very unwelcoming. Her attitude was arrogant and very off hand. Bathroom facilities were clean and modern, bunk rooms clean and roomy. The kitchen was lacking . No coffee plungers, no complimentary coffee or tea which is very rare. No sieves...More

    1  Thank Barbara W
    Response from Adele E, Guest Relations Manager at Wilderness BackpackersResponded 13 January 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to place feedback about your experience in our place here in Wilderness Backpackers/Motel Accommodation in Haast NZ. . We are grateful to know that you appreciate the cleanliness of our place. We track you down from our guest but...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    We don't normally stay in backpacker type places but we had stayed there 10 years ago and there wasn't much else available. It was still a fabulous place! We had our own shower and toilet, lovely huge room with a couch and coffee table. We...More

    Thank Angela L
    Response from Adele E, Guest Relations Manager at Wilderness BackpackersResponded 11 January 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to place feedback about your experience in our place here in Wilderness Backpackers/Motel Accommodation in Haast NZ. . We are grateful to know that you liked our amenities, we are always happy to have you again. I hope that...More

    Similar hotels
    Rainforest Retreat
    1,388 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge
    569 reviews
    #7 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Sunset Motel
    331 reviews
    #6 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
    Mount Cook View Motel
    191 reviews
    #8 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Haast
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (19)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (22)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge
    569 reviews
    106.92 km away
     
    Rainforest Retreat
    1,388 reviews
    107.14 km away
     
    Sunset Motel
    331 reviews
    90.43 km away
     
    Mount Cook View Motel
    191 reviews
    89.68 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Hard Antler Bar &
    277 reviews
    .30 km away
    Prickly Gorse Cafe
    29 reviews
    .23 km away
    Haast - Otoko Espresso
    12 reviews
    .07 km away
    The Frontier Cafe & Bar - Haast NZ
    105 reviews
    2.43 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Haast Visitor Centre
    58 reviews
    2.39 km away
    Knights Point Lookout
    42 reviews
    1.99 km away
    Haast Heli
    14 reviews
    .29 km away
    Wharekai Te Kou
    12 reviews
    5.92 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Wilderness Backpackers staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Room 1 gets a lot of dinning room and kitchen noise in the evening."
    Read review
    "visit during off-peak season to avail of big discounts"
    Read review
    "Have an efficient heater during the cold months"
    Read review
    "all rooms are round one floor, handy for shower/wc either side of corridor. games room in center..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing