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    Southern Laughter Backpackers

    4 Isle Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 17 May 2016

    The staff were very helpful in helping me to organise trips, and my airport shuttle. Unlike some hostels, there always seemed to be staff around, and they all seemed to be very approachable and happy to help. This place was a nice mix of locals...More

    Thank EvonneMarie545
    Response from JIMatSL, Manager at Southern Laughter BackpackersResponded 30 August 2016

    Hi there Thanks for your positive review of our Hostel. We appreciate hearing that our guests enjoy staying with us! thanks again

    Reviewed 5 May 2016

    We stayed in a private twin room with shared bathroom on the main hall, behind the reception desk, and our room literally could not have been a tighter squeeze. There was no room for anything other than the two beds, and only enough space between...More

    Thank Caroline G
    Reviewed 26 March 2016

    Nice, friendly service with quotes painted along the side of the buildings. I can see why people would like comming here since it had a really nice atmosphere. We had a group of 5 so it was hard to find a place which could fit...More

    Thank Acineto
    Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

    This is a fantastic friendly hostel with a lot of great things going for it. The 8 bed dorm was great and it's own kitchen and bathroom and small living area. The staff were all friendly and helped us out with any questions we had....More

    Thank Rhys L
    Response from JIMatSL, Manager at Southern Laughter BackpackersResponded 30 August 2016

    Thank you for your positive review of our little hostel! Glad to hear you enjoyed your time here! hopefully see you again in the future. Kind regards

    Reviewed 6 March 2016

    This is a hostel, so I know expectations are not that high, however, this hostel left us definitely not wanting to go back. The main reason was the attitude and initial contact with the receptionist (a British girl/woman). We had booked a double private room,...More

    1  Thank Kirsty B
    Response from JIMatSL, Front Office Manager at Southern Laughter BackpackersResponded 9 March 2016

    Kia Ora Kirsty, I was gobsmaked to read your recent review of us, we always pride ourselves on delivering the best in Customer service to our guests. On the day you arrived, due to rare unforeseen circumstances one of our double rooms was out of...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$21 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Otago Region >
    • Queenstown
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    Amanda N
    19 March 2015|
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    Response from JIMatSL | Property representative |
    Hello Amanda N, Yes we do have parking available onsite for all of our guests to use free of charge. Hope this helps! Kind regards Southern Laughter
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    Sumit R
    19 January 2015|
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    Response from Wiki W | Property representative |
    Hi there There is a safe in reception for valuables. In the room you have booked has locked doors. If you are leaving luggage to goo off on a tramp or activity there is a place to lock and store your luggage away. Enjoy... More
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    Cassie R
    10 August 2014|
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    Response from JIMatSL | Property representative |
    Hi Cassie, The easiest and cheapest way to get to us from the airport is to take the public bus from outside the terminal- it leaves every 15-20 mins and will cost you $8 one way. fro the bus stop walk straight up Camp... More
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