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Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

4.0/5 Very Good
559 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationQueenstown Mall2 min walk
Popular LocationSkycity Queenstown Casino4 min walk
Popular LocationFear Factory Queenstown5 min walk
AirportQueenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.)13 min drive

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  • Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (6 Beds)

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (6 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (6 Beds)

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Ensuite (6 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (8 Beds)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (8 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory (4 Beds)

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory (4 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (4 Beds)

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Ensuite (4 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (4 Beds)

    3.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (4 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (6 Beds)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Women only, Ensuite (6 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (8 Beds)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Ensuite (8 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory (10 Beds)

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory (10 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (10 Beds)

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Ensuite (10 Beds)
  • Shared Dormitory (12 Beds)

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsShared Dormitory (12 Beds)
  • Combi/Twin Bunk Interior Room (Does Not Have Balcony)

    Room amenities

    • 20 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsCombi/Twin Bunk Interior Room (Does Not Have Balcony)
  • Double Room, 1 King Bed, Ensuite

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 15 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDouble Room, 1 King Bed, Ensuite

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Queenstown

Located in Queenstown, Nomads Queenstown Backpackers is in the city centre and on a lake. Skyline Gondola is a popular area attraction and if an activity is on the agenda, Shotover Jet and Coronet Peak Ski Area are worth checking out. Kiwi and Birdlife Park and Alpine Aqualand are also worth visiting. Enjoy the area's slopes with cross-country skiing, downhill skiing and snowboarding, and don't miss out on the ice skating.

Visit our Queenstown travel guide
Map
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Queenstown Mall - 2 min walk
  • Skycity Queenstown Casino - 4 min walk
  • Fear Factory Queenstown - 5 min walk
  • Steamer Wharf - 5 min walk
  • TSS Earnslaw Steamship - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Venue 1 – Serves breakfast and dinner.

About this property

Nomads Queenstown Backpackers

4-star Lakefront hostel, walk to Lake Wakatipu
This hostel features a sauna, WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, tour/ticket assistance and multilingual staff are on-site. Rooms offer wireless Internet access (surcharge) and hairdryers.
Nomads Queenstown Backpackers offers 78 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and blackout curtains. This Queenstown hostel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (NZD 4 per 24-hour period)
Available in some public areas: WiFi (NZD 4 per 24-hour period)

Parking and public transport

No on-site parking available
Parking nearby: NZD 4 per hour
24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle at scheduled times
Ski shuttle nearby

Things to do

Billiards/pool table
Sauna

Family friendly

Laundry facilities

Conveniences

Lift
Front-desk safe
Reception hall

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Ski storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Visual alarms in hallways
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

Designated smoking areas
Fireplace in reception
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Linens

Bathroom

Hairdryer

Food and drink

Shared kitchen access

More

Iron/ironing board (on request)

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

MastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 4 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 4 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Nearby parking fee: NZD 4 per hour

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

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

Nomads Queenstown Backpackers Hostel
Nomads Queenstown Backpackers
Nomads Queenstown Backpackers Hotel Queenstown
Nomads Backpackers Hostel

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers and receive a full refund?
Yes, Nomads Queenstown Backpackers offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Nomads Queenstown Backpackers cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers?
As of 2 Jul 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Nomads Queenstown Backpackers on 27 Jul 2020 start from NZ$72, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hostel?
This hostel doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at this hostel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at this hostel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does this hostel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is this property located?
Located in the heart of Queenstown, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Church of St Peters and Lake Wakatipu. Skyline Gondola is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) away.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Nomads Queenstown Backpackers

4.0
Very Good
5 - Excellent
191
4 - Good
233
3 - Okay
87
2 - Mediocre
33
1 - Poor
15
4.1
Cleanliness
4.1
Service and Staff
4.1
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

1/5

    Pros: staff friendly.mattress comfy,location. Cons: filthy place. Kitchen dirty floors tables. Bathrooms absolutly discusting smell of sewage. Water leaking all on floor and out the door. Very noisy crowd no sleep hear. Douna cover smelt terrible, not changed for weeks prob. Would never stay here. Its the worst ever place.

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    3/5

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

      3/5

      • Liked: Staff & service
      • Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
      Nice service but not clean

      The staff and location were great, but our room was not clean.

      Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

      Brilliant location and very helpful staff! Luckily had a room away from the bars but only because I had to wait for nearly 2 hours to check in due to my original room not being cleaned on time.

      Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

      3/5

      • Liked: Staff & service

      Quiet even though it is in a busy area and full of 20-somethings.

      Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020