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    YHA Wanaka

    94 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    • Excellent55%
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    • Average8%
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    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 295 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This hostel was pretty good for the price. Rooms were clean as were bathrooms. I had a double ensuite and had no complaints. I was able to park on site and wifi was free. Kitchen was large as was the common area. Walking distance to...More

    Thank pittinger
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here in three bed for one night. Located on main road through the town. The large parking in front of the hostel. The staff very helpful advice. The room was very clean and amenities in the bathroom were excellent. Kitchen is large and...More

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    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WanakaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! I am thrilled to hear that you had such a great time staying with us. Thank you for highlighting the cleanliness and our helpful staff. It is always a great feeling to know...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our family stayed here for the night, perfect place to stay close to shops and amazing views of Lake Wanaka and snow capped mountains! Surprisingly modern, clean and tidy for a backpackers. Awesome/ friendly front desk staff and great value. Will definitely be back to...More

    Thank tuiocean
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WanakaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your outstanding review! I am so happy to hear that you had a great stay with your family. We certainly strive to offer modern, friendly and clean budget accommodation - so thanks for pointing out that we tick all these...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    The staff here are extremely welcoming, efficient and helpful. We opted for a twin ensuite which was roomy, with really comfy beds, extra blankets and very clean. The location provides the best view in Wanaka looking over green space to the lake and the mountains...More

    Thank MarjoryC60
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WanakaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your awesome review! You pretty much sum up everything we work really hard for and what we try to achieve. Thanks for letting us know that we are doing a good job! I hope you had equally great experiences staying...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    Good central location, close proximity to the supermarket, restaurants and the lake. Large, neat and fully equipped shared kitchen, friendly receptionist.. The room heater is located at the ceiling and nearer to the bathroom so we needed to shift the bed away from the windows...More

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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$ 26 - US$ 91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Wanaka
    • Also Known As
    • Yha Wanaka Purple Cow Hotel Wanaka
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    Room & Suite (30)
    Dining (9)
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    Hotel & Grounds (83)
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    April F
    28 April 2016|
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    Response from RawrrItsssAlexx | Reviewed this property |
    There is a local ski Hill just a 30 minute drive. Cardrona as well as treble cone!
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    "We stayed in twin ensuite but there are cheaper options and family rooms too."
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    "Ensuites are recommended"
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    "4 bed female dorm if not used to hostels is brill"
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    "the kitchen is huge and comfortable to do your meals"
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