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Matterhorn South Lodge and Backpackers

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56 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Stayed with 2 friends in bunk and queen bed. Okay sleeping area however communal kitchen stunk like old cooking oil and lounge area like a litter box. As a bonus reasonable ski storage and proximity to town.

Thank ConradBC
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Good things: Good location, bed was decently comfortable, good pillow. Fireplace in the common lounge was nice. Bad things: There was a mouse, saw him three times in my two-day stay, which made super paranoid about leaving my food in the kitchen. The oven and...More

Thank Johnna R
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Honestly I don’t know where to start. I’ve never ever experienced such a horrible hostel in my life. We had booked a private room for once and were super excited to enjoy a nice vacation in Wanaka. We had booked 5 nights so obviously the...More

Thank emeliefredriksson
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We paid good money for a room with ensuite, not a room with mould on the curtains and windows and the occasional cockroach running around. Unfortunately there was no other accommodation available, so we stayed for 2 nights. If we had inspected the room first...More

Thank PeggyNKevinM
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Matterhorn is a good hostel to stay at. The location is perfect, just a short walk from the lake and the showers were really good. Lounge area didn't feel too clean in comparison to the rooms. The staff at reception was brilliant and friendly, the...More

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We provide all travellers a home away from home to take a break from your break. So Climb on in! Free Wifi, homely relaxing atmosphere set in beautiful Wanaka We have Gas in two fires in Two lounges to warm More you up in winter and sun decks with plenty of shade to chill out in summer. There are two fully equipped kitchens one each for Lodge and Backpacker Accommodations. Dorm and standard private room sin the Hostel and Private en-suite rooms in the Lodge building sleep 2-5 pax. This blend of affordable Backpacker and Lodge Accommodation with friendly management and superb location will give you a very enjoyable stay. Secure Ski drying room for use in winter. Free street aprkign nearby. Top floor of the lodge accommodation overlooks the lake and the mountains. We are located near the centre of the township, just a short walk from the Lake. There are separate areas for backpackers and Lodge guests. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$41 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$41 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
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Traveller (13)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (1)
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"If you do stay here take an upstairs room then you won;t hear the water running from the shower or toilet..."
PeggyNKevinM
Mar. 18, 2018
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"Not sure if there are any....."
MurrayLucy
May 3, 2016
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"Probably best not to stay here."
AmandaPressly
Jan. 22, 2016
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"The rooms on the side of the road are actually a bit quieter (as I moved rooms during my stay). As there..."
AndyR61
Feb. 8, 2015
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