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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 25 February 2015 via mobile

It's a budget accommodation for solo traveller. The shower is good and high-pressure. The kitchen is shared and all facilities are included, but not good quality. It takes you 5 min to walk to supermarket Fresh Choice, which is a big one and you can find many things in it, even Tofu.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

Terrific value, excellent location, perfect for couples or groups. Easy walking distance to town but far away enough you can get a good nights sleep before hitting the slopes, without being kept up by the noise of the town. Rooms are basic but clean, spacious, and most importantly warm! Set up with individual rooms which centre around a shared kitchen,... More 

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Reviewed 15 February 2015

We stayed for 4 nights in February 2015. Pinewood was absolutely fine. Frankly, if this is where you choose, you won't be mega disappointed and nor will you be particularly impressed. But it's fine, it does the job, and it's pretty convenient. The room was clean enough, big comfy bed, and would have slept 4. At only $90 per night,... More 

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Auckland
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Reviewed 10 February 2015

We recently stayed 4 nights in a room that shared kitchen and bathroom facilities.The staff were friendly and helpful and full of local knowledge and information.However, we were not impressed with their cleaning regime.Our toilets did not get cleaned for 2 days and boy did they reek.The toilets are unisex so ladies expect the seats to be left up and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 6 February 2015

Myself & 3 other friend travel around from Christchurch to South Island on a budget camping trip, because of the rain in Queenstown we looking for accommodation (budget), lucky we found the Pinewood Lodge - $140 for 4 person with 1 double & 2 single bed with ensuite bathroom and kitchenette (what a great deal during weekend). Is only 5-7... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 February 2015

Sorry but this was an expensive night stay. The bed comfortable, shower in a cupboard! toilet had no lock (and downstairs) and floor yuk. washing area open. Shared facilities in unit very grubby, carpet looked like a party was held there the night before and some furniture tired and very worn. Definitely in need of major TLC. However very friendly... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 January 2015

Perfect place for you relax and enjoy the beautiful Queenstown, great location and easy access, completely fine to stay in there as couple or by your self. Staff was helpful and always free to help you when you need it. go for it.

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Reviewed 18 January 2015

Queenstown is a very busy, tourist town but Pinewood is located 10 minutes from the noisy hub, making it perfect for those seeking some peace and quiet. There are rooms for singles, couples and families, depending on your needs. Our double ensuite room backed onto the pine forest and included a shared kitchen for ourselves and five other rooms. Our... More 

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Toowoomba, Australia
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Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

Great location, being close to town but not right in the mix. Close to grocery shops as well, and 5-10 mins walk to all the activities in Queenstown. The room was great and the communal kitchen/lounge area was well-stocked. The free wifi was very patchy, sometimes only worked if you sat in a particular spot in the communal area, sometimes... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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22 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2015

This was my first hostel experience, and it was okay. This certainly is not the way I would want to travel regularly. I think I am just too old for this scene. This place was filled with loud college-aged students, which is not ideal. My room itself was comfortable - definitely not plush accommodations, but reasonable for this type of... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Value Accommodation for Backpackers, Modest Travellers and Groups Who Want to Experience the World-Famous Queenstown Region!We pride ourselves in being able to offer an excellent variety of accommodation- everything from dorm beds, inexpensive double and twin rooms, deluxe en-suite rooms with private bathroom amenities and self-contained family cabins. We have 27 units spread over three peaceful acres. Even better, all of our units feature their own lounge, fully-equipped kitchens and toilet/shower facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pinewood Lodge

Address: 48 Hamilton Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: $42 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pinewood Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 200
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“Best to ask for a room that doesn't share a wall with the bathroom (unless you go a lot during the night)”
 of 5 bubbles 4Evan, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Maybe try to request to stay in Units N or M. They are down slope and felt a little more private, and away from any light noise at night.”
 of 5 bubbles Jeff206, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Great location”
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't expect serenity this is a high volume budget accomodation with lots of students and travellers.”
 of 5 bubbles Hfanau, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Avoid road side and dormitory like rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 47532015, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
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