On Top Apartments & Hostel Backpackers

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Overview of On Top Apartments & Hostel Backpackers

On Top Apartments & Hostel Backpackers

4.0 star property

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
12 Filleul Street, Dunedin, 9016

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNew Zealand Sports Hall of Fame8 min walk
  • Popular LocationDunedin Casino8 min walk
  • Popular LocationBrighton Beach21 min drive
  • AirportDunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.)25 min drive

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About this area

Dunedin

On Top Apartments & Hostel Backpackers is located in Dunedin City Centre, a neighbourhood in Dunedin, and is in a shopping district and near a train station. Fortune Theatre and Regent Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Otago Golf Club and St. Clair Golf Club. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Forsyth Barr Stadium or Edgar Centre.

What's nearby

  • Dunedin Town Hall - 2 min walk
  • St. Paul's Cathedral - 3 min walk
  • New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame - 8 min walk
  • Dunedin Casino - 8 min walk
  • Brighton Beach - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • Dunedin Railway Station - 20 min walk
  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • Paasha Turkish Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Laneway - 3 min walk
  • Nova - 3 min walk
  • Bacchus Wine Bar - 3 min walk
  • Albar - 4 min walk

About this property

On Top Apartments & Hostel Backpackers

4-star Dunedin hostel in Dunedin City Centre, near University of Otago
Along with a bar/lounge, this hostel has a rooftop terrace and a coffee shop/cafe. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, laundry facilities and free newspapers. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and free local calls. Guests can appreciate conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, and other amenities include hobs and coffee/tea makers.
On Top Apartments & Hostel Backpackers offers 43 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and rice cookers. Full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Guests providing vaccine records must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Free off-site parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–9 AM
  • 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Rooftop terrace

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Rice cooker
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Hob

More

  • Free local calls
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 1 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Guests providing vaccine records must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 18 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Backpacker property has been rated 4 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 67 out of 173 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 71 out of 173 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 23 out of 173 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 173 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 173 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.0/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Newly furnished, clean, quiet and close to city centre. However, some basic amenities are missing. No kettle or cups. The shared kitchen is in a different building which is inconvenient.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021