Get an overview of this hotelEco-friendly hostel in Queenstown


Situated in Queenstown, this eco-friendly hostel is steps from Fear Factory Queenstown, Toi o Tahuna, and SKYCITY Wharf Casino. Steamer Wharf and Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market are also within 5 minutes.

Property Features

This hostel features WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and a library. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance.

Room Amenities

All 30 rooms offer WiFi, coffee makers, and TVs. Hair dryers and desks are also available to guests.

YHA Queenstown Central - Backpacker

48 Shotover Street Queenstown 9300

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

YHA Queenstown Central - Backpacker features a library, tour/ticket assistance, and laundry facilities. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

  • Total number of rooms - 30 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( NZD 5 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( NZD 5 per 24-hour period )

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM

Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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 onsite parking is available.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Queenstown Central YHA
  • YHA Backpacker Hostel Queenstown Central
  • YHA Queenstown Central
  • YHA Queenstown Central Backpacker

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 4 stars.

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