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Mountain View Backpackers Wanaka

67 reviews
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nice movie”(2 reviews)
“the kitchen”(15 reviews)
“outside area”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviewsnice moviethe kitchenoutside areacommon roomhomely feelfree wifithe location is perfectgreat place to staycooking facilitiesliving areastay there againclose to townhosteltvmattressesbedroomsleeping
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I stay here for 3 days while I was in Wanaka in January 18, and really enjoyed my stay.. The staff were great, very friendly and welcoming. There is a really friendly vibe to the hostel where you can sit around outside in the garden...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this hostel for 3 nights and had a great time! The kitchen and bathrooms are clean, the staff are really helpful and accommodating and it has an all-around good vibe. Definitely stay here if you’re looking to meet people and hear about...More

Thank Arielle L
Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View Backpackers WanakaResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. We love the fact that you enjoyed staying with us. My staff work hard and its fantastic telling them that people are super happy and that the place is clean! Cheers, and enjoy your travels.

Reviewed 29 November 2017

I cannot say enough good things about this place. From the second you walk in Ed, or whoever else is at reception will make you fell right at home. The location is great and very close to town and a bunch of yummy food trucks....More

Thank Hannah P
Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View Backpackers WanakaResponded 3 December 2017

Ooooh, thanks for your great review. You have summed up Mountain View so well - thankyou. Its so great being able to show these comments to our team whom work hard. Come back. :)

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

A nice little hostel with great views of the mountains. It's small so it feels more homey. Has a nice lounge where you can meet other travelers . Staff are friendly and very helpful. I think is the best place for staying in Wanaka.

Thank Angelos S
Response from mtnviewWanaka, Front Office Manager at Mountain View Backpackers WanakaResponded 18 November 2017

Hey there Angelos, glad you had such a good experience with while staying with us. It was great to meet you! Drop by if you ever pass through Wanaka again. Happy travels! Ed

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The backpackers is an awesome hostel with lovely people and gread stuff. Everyone is nice and there is a gread atmosphere. Some cooking days made this place very special and a must go when you want to come to wanaka. The rooms are tidy and...More

Thank jannikt99
Response from mtnviewWanaka, Manager at Mountain View Backpackers WanakaResponded 30 October 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for your awesome feedback. My staff will be very happy when i show them your great comments about them and the cleanliness of the hostel.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Price range
US$25 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$25 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"I'd ask to have a room away from the kitchen, but it doesn't really matter."
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"We used the bedroom at the very end of the outside unit - a double bed, nice and quiet when we were there."
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"book well in advance as backpacker places all around New Zealand get booked up pretty quickly especially..."
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"bigger dorms are much nicer than 4 ppl one."
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