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Flaming Kiwi Backpackers

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Cold Spring Harbor, New York
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Great location, close walk to town! Very helpful and friendly staff, they had great information about the area, took their time to show me around the hostel as well. Clean and comfortable, friendly and affordable! Definitely recommend to anyone staying in the area!

1Thank camille522
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Ideal location, 2 mins from a supermarket and 5 min walk from town (so quiet enough to sleep). Good facilities. Great staff. Free wifi. Free bike hire. Free frisbees for frisbee golf. Would certainly stay again. The layout of the hostel also made it easy to meet people. We were only there for a few days but went on a...

1Thank CWhit21
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 28 February 2016

great clean hostel with helpful staff, very central, good single rooms, good kitchen, great service with free wifi, free bikes and free Spa and even free call to some foreign countries, nice lounge with view on mountains, access to computer

1Thank veggie1961
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

I stayed in this hostel when I fist travelled to New Zealand and was created by very friendly reception staff. More than welcome to help with booking trips or pointing you in the right direction at any time of day. Hostel was clean with three kitchens which is plenty for the size of the hostel (which is fairly small so...

Thank Sam B
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Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Really nice, friendly and helpful staff. Had single room. Basic but all you need. Good kitchens with all utensils you might need ( except microwave which was so high could only just reach it) some shower rooms more basic than others but all worked. Centrally based - 2 mins from deli and supermarket and just 5 mins walk to town....

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Great friendly hostel! I lived at The Flaming Kiwi for three months and I had a great time. Lovely atmosphere throughout the hostel and it felt like my home away from home. Fabulous location, less than a five minute walk into town. Scenic views from the hostel. I highly recommend The Kiwi!

Thank Patsy K
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I stayed at the flaming kiwi backpackers and at first I was expecting a quite/ boring backpackers... but was pleasantly surprised. I arrived on the New Years Day and I was welcomed and shown around by the happy English lad who was in great spirits. It was a shame that I was so tired but he made it easy for...

1Thank haydenpp
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Great spot in Queenstown, very friendly place and great staff! Nice little added extras like the free bikes and the frisbees. Wifi could always do with a little improvement but in the slow evening hours was good to actually chat to some people instead of stuck on my phone. Would go back in a flash...

1Thank 360stevie
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I've travelled a good bit and the flaming kiwi is one of the best hostels I've ever stayed at. Very welcoming, friendly and cozy place to be, great facilities, 5 mins from town and a good group of people. I'm actually still living in Queenstown and the first place I recommend to anyone I know coming to town is here....

Thank dnlbrowne
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Lived here for 3 months and I loved it. The staff and long termers are all so friendly and fun. The hostel is in a great location with plenty of parking and a spa pool. It's great to stay in abustle with plenty of kitchen space to cook food too. I love the view of the mountain from the living...

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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Flaming Kiwi Backpackers

Address: 39 Robins Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $27 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Flaming Kiwi Backpackers 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Comfortable beds, great atmosphere”
qspaghetti, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Communal rooms are "ensuite," so don't worry, no need to walk the halls in a towel”
meganfantes, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 is a ensuite, and it's a really cool room!”
liatamir14, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lovely places to hang out and chill upstairs in the living room”
sburgess4, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Best for Solo travellers”
Aan1310, 19 May 2016 | Read review
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