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    Mountain View Backpackers

    7 Russell Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent35%
          • Very good31%
          • Average22%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “outside area” (3 reviews)
          “common room” (3 reviews)
          “the kitchen” (9 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
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          YHA Wanaka
          336 reviews
          #2 of 45 Speciality lodging in Wanaka
           
          The Moorings
          426 reviews
          #2 of 20 hotels in Wanaka
           
          Clearbrook Motel Wanaka
          314 reviews
          #5 of 20 hotels in Wanaka
           
          Matterhorn South Lodge and Backpackers
          97 reviews
          #38 of 45 Speciality lodging in Wanaka
           
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          1 - 5 of 54 reviews

          Reviewed 11 May 2017

          Spent two nights here - very clean, reasonably priced, good kitchen area and decent sleeping/shower facilities. Good communal area and the staff were all great. Well located about a 5-10 minute walk from the town centre, lakeside and a New World supermarket. Quite a view...More

          Thank Paul_Regan
          Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View BackpackersResponded 18 May 2017

          HI, thanks. We are stoked that you enjoyed your stay. It is great being so close to the Monument and obviously you went up. It is an ideal sunrise and sunset spot overlooking the lake and mountains. I hope you got some great photos. :)

          Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

          The dorms are clean and comfy, the location is great, it is walking distance from everything you need. But the most important is that the staff are very helpful and kind! Also, they let you store your belongings for free even for a few days...More

          Thank Noam B
          Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View BackpackersResponded 6 April 2017

          HI Noam Thanks so much for your great remarks about our staff. I will let them know as they work hard when its super busy and positive feed back is really nice to get. With the water pressure it is an issue we are very...More

          Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

          Nice hostel but unfortunately unfriendly staff. The owner is around all the time watching people. In total not very helpful and friendly. Obsessed by the house rules. Dont come in before check in time. You are not welcome. Even in community areas. Never had such...More

          Thank redickization
          Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View BackpackersResponded 28 March 2017

          HI thanks for your feedback. I would like to remind you that we are a small hostel. Most accommodation providers have a check in and check out time. This is standard practise so we can get the place clean and ready for the next lot...More

          Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

          This hostel is perfectly located for access to town, with a large supermarket just a few minutes away. When we stayed, there was only one usable shower (the other shower had no door and it was a unisex bathroom). The washing, drying and hanging facilities...More

          Thank SelinaS474
          Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View BackpackersResponded 28 March 2017

          HI, thanks for your feedback. Yes unfortnately the parts to the shower come from Dunedin and they hadnt turned up yet hence the door off the shower. We took over this business 6 months ago and we are working hard at upgrading and fixing a...More

          Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

          Really enjoyed this hostel because everyone was super friendly. Small but hostel was completely full and the common room was really good for socialising. Beds a bit squeaky and common bathroom a bit average but a good place to stay and meet people.More

          Thank Cheriyse H
          Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View BackpackersResponded 28 March 2017

          Hi, Thanks for the great feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and got to meet new people. Getting our bathrooms nicer is a big priority for us which will happen more when things quieten down a bit. We have this summer...More

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          Matterhorn South Lodge and Backpackers
          97 reviews
          #38 of 45 Speciality lodging in Wanaka
           
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          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Price range
          • US$22 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Otago Region >
          • Wanaka
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          Room Tips
          "We used the bedroom at the very end of the outside unit - a double bed, nice and quiet when we were there."
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          "book well in advance as backpacker places all around New Zealand get booked up pretty quickly especially..."
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          "bigger dorms are much nicer than 4 ppl one."
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          "Maybe locate yourself further away from the kitchen to minimise the noise of people coming through the door."
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