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    Wanaka Bakpaka

    117 Lakeside Road | Otago, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (106)
          Room & Suite (46)
          Dining (10)
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          Overview
          • Excellent68%
          • Very good26%
          • Average4%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “the kitchen” (63 reviews)
          “twin room” (14 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Family Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Laundry Service
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          YHA Wanaka
          336 reviews
          #2 of 45 Speciality lodging in Wanaka
           
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          #4 of 20 hotels in Wanaka
           
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          21 - 25 of 301 reviews

          Reviewed 13 November 2016

          We had a double room upstairs. Nice room, shared bathroom (but only with 2 other rooms), huge kitchen and common room downstairs. Extremely clean. Best view in Wanaka! Right on the lake and an easy walk to town. Easy parking.

          Thank rahill01
          Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 12 December 2016

          Hi there So lovely to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us, we love our view to and never tire of it! We hope you had a great time in Wanaka. Wanaka Bakpaka : )

          Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

          I've been in this hostel 2 times (4 or 5 nights and 1 night). Very clean. Good kitchen. Great atmosphere. The managers are very nice and helpful. And beautiful view of the lake (from the lounge and the outside area). Wi-Fi is very good but...More

          Thank TiGreg974
          Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 12 December 2016

          Hi there Thanks for taking the time to review your stays with us. We love to hear when guests return to stay with us again. We might see you for a third visit! Wanaka Bakpaka : )

          Reviewed 3 October 2016

          Wanaka Bakpaka is one of those hostels where you can get stuck for weeks without even realizing it. The facilities are a spot on, the kitchen is huge, the view over the lake is stunning and the staff in awesome and always around to lend...More

          Thank Robin_Laura
          Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 4 October 2016

          Hi Robin and Laura Thanks so much for your kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us recently, good luck for the future ! Wanaka Bakpaka : )

          Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

          Following another hostel's recommendation me and my friend ended up here. Great place, especially when comparing to having stayed in Wanaka before which by far was not as great. Clean and friendly, well equipped kitchen, hot shower w good water pressure and a view you...More

          Thank Betty V
          Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 4 October 2016

          Hi Betty Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It's great to hear when other backpackers or guests recommend us! We appreciate your kind words and look forward to seeing you in the future. Wanaka Bakpaka : )

          Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

          The moment we arrived we instantly felt at home. My husband and I stayed in the double lake view room with an ensuite. The room was very comfortable and suited our needs. The staff were so friendly and we instantly felt like friends. We enjoyed...More

          Thank Aleisha K
          Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded 13 September 2016

          Hi Aleisha Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay with us in July. It's so lovely to hear that you felt at home and enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your feedback and comments. It's so nice when guests extend their stay,...More

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          About
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          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
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          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$17 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 21
          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Otago Region >
          • Wanaka
          • Also Known As
          • Wanaka Bakpaka Hotel Wanaka
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          Traveller (106)
          Room & Suite (46)
          Dining (10)
          Pool & Beach (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (69)
          Bathroom (1)
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          Room Tips
          "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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