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Queen Street Backpackers

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Room & Suite (16)
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good20%
  • Average35%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
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“fort street”(4 reviews)
“great location”(17 reviews)
“queen street”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed at QSB while backpacking around New Zealand. It was ok, it wasn’t the best hostel we stayed in but probably wasn’t the worst. The hotel offers a free breakfast for those looking to save a few pennies. The location is central which is handy...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was extremely hot in the bedroom as there was no air conditioner and ventilation. This meant that you had to open the windows at night which meant that all the noise from the street can be heard. We could not sleep over night at...More

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I managed meet Janine and Tinks here who were going to Gisborne where i was trying to get to, no were looked likely up until that point and its a wonderful example of two very kind beautiful women enjoying the country and respecting its values...More

Thank TrPhre
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Decent sized rooms, comfortable beds. Showers and toilets, hot and clean. Hostel is in a great location as is right next to the Oakley's shop which is where the kiwi picks up so ideal. Would defiantly stay again.

Thank olliecross
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Nice and friendly people. Free Wi-Fi all over the place. Places to plug-in your informatic devices. Not far from the two main streets of the city center. Quite clean place and breakfast for free each morning!

Thank lorao73
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (24)
Room & Suite (16)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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reneet960
22 August 2016|
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Response from Kiwi-Norm | Property representative |
Hi Renne, As Manon mentioned there is a free day storage for backpackers which is used generally for people checking out and wanting to leave their belongings for the day, or checking in and waiting to go into the rooms at... More
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"ear plugs and no clothes might cool you down."
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"Find a different hostel"
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"Stayed in either room 11 or 17 (can't recall) which faces an alley so it was quiet there. Room nos 30..."
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