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Bumbles Backpackers

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“dorm room”(19 reviews)
“the kitchen”(60 reviews)
“great location”(39 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

The Canadian lady should really not be in hospitality business. I called in to make a booking, she immediately said they are fully booked. I then mentioned I am seeing online on multiple websites they have room available. She hesitantly said she will look and...More

Thank Skysnet
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a double room for one night. Now I know why the prices for two peolpe are similar when staying in a dorm or in a double room! The comfort is nearly the same...you sleep very close to the dorm, share the bathroom...More

Thank Svenja R
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

What a great hostel to stay at..... really enjoyed my stay there late January (Twin Room number 6). The staff were excellent especially Katie. The room was small but excellent, spotlessly clean as were the toilets and shower facilities next door. Met some great people...More

Thank Gartree
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Very comfortable and clean accommodation. The location is also convenient and the room has a nice view to the lake. There is just one thing is that the fridge is not cold enough. Definitely come back here when I travel to Queenstown again.

Thank Phuong P
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Great location, hospitable team at Bumbles, well-equipped facilities for all backpackers to share. Check in and out procedures were smooth. Highly recommended! Breathtaking views from the room as well!

Thank Gabriel H
Response from BumblesQT, Manager at Bumbles BackpackersResponded 16 January 2018

Hey there, Awesome, so glad you enjoyed your stay, thanks very much :) Cheers Natalie

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$ 25 - US$ 69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 25 - US$ 69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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TerrySydneyAustralia
28 April 2016|
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Response from BumblesQT | Property representative |
Hi Terry, Yes is the answer to all of your questions :) Bumbles reception can arrange everything you need for the ski fields - lift pass & transport combos, equipment & clothing hire etc. There are packages available for all... More
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"Awesome views from the front dorm rooms"
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"Room 8 - dorm room"
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"Ask for extra blankets or use the in-room heater. It was a bit chilly when I stayed."
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"Dorm 7 has the best view of the lake"
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