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Wanaka Bakpaka

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“double room”(22 reviews)
“the kitchen”(66 reviews)
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All reviewsdouble roomthe kitchenfree wifigreat kitchenbig windowsbike hirefree tea and coffeeprivate ensuitebig loungefridge spaceoverlooking the lakecommon areasper dayshared bathroomthree roomsenjoyed staying heremountain bike
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the en-suite room at the front. Very clean but as it is part of the side buildings, you still get the noise from the courtyard should people decide to play(share) their own music as they sit at the outside tables. Great location...More

Thank limegreen07
Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay here. Definitely at this time of year everyone is enjoying the festive season so would agree that noise is a concern, we do try to manage this while allowing guests to celebrate! We...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Very surprised with this hostel, in a good way. Spacious twin room with own sink and clean and plentiful toilets/showers. Nice lounge area and free wifi and parking. Kitchen a bit small when full (no room in the fridges) but would definitely recommendMore

Thank Explore1995
Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 6 December 2017

Hi there Thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us at Wanaka Bakpaka. It's great to hear that you were surprised but in a good way ! We agree that at this time of year and the heat outside the fridges get...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Our stay was more like a big B&B than hostel We had a double room for 2 nights and a shared bathroom and shower to ourselves. The big lounge and kitchen were great areas to meet other travellers and the laundry an added bonus. We...More

Thank HJRLondon
Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 27 October 2017

Hi there Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It is so lovely to hear you found your stay more like a B&B than a hostel. That is a very big compliment which we appreciate. We too love our location...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Wanaka bakpaka is always the go to when we hit NZ, not only is the atmosphere and the views the best but the staff are always accomodating and keen to help out where ever they can. Even when I forgot to pack all my clothes...More

Thank Lynden B
Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Lynden Thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us at Wanaka Bakpaka. It's great to hear you always enjoy staying with us when you come to Wanaka. Guests forgetting clothes/property is pretty common and always happy to help ! Wanaka Bakpaka...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

LOVE LOVE LOVE this hostel. Staff were great, a special mention must go out to Ian. He was so accommodating to us. We only wanted to stay for 1 night but the bad weather came in and we decided to stay 1 more night. This...More

Thank 22Matt
Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Matt Wow what an amazing review! It's so great to hear that you enjoyed trying out every room we have here sorry we were so heavily booked at the time. We too love the views from the backpackers. We hope you enjoyed the rest...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$17 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$17 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Great kitchen facilities, Great view, Comfortable common areas."
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"4 bed dorm nr. 1"
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"Try to get a room with a view."
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"Well located, nice views"
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