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13 Gorge Rd.,, Queenstown, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose Alpine Lodge on the basis that it is one of the smallest hostels in Queenstown. Small, it may be, but it is typically grubby and noisy. I was in a private room next to the bathroom. Guests were showering well into the wee hours of the morning. One going for an obligatory vomit after having too much to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Stayed here during our first visit at Queenstown during a winter festival back in 2008. It's a typical backpacker accommodation with shared everything except for the room we got. Our double room however was not good. The bed wasn't comfortable, the room is tidy as it can be but old and run down. They have breakfast which consist of cereals... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I'm usually never pointing any bad things about hostel because there are always bad points and good points. Being perfect is something not possible. I'm a very easygoing person and not difficult when it comes to stay somewhere.. BUT that place ! I'm going to take 10 minutes of my time to let a review because i've had the worst... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

If you wana escape from the big factory backpacker it s the only 26 persons. The hostel it s only 2min walks from the center, inside during the winter the fireplacec works in the evening to keep you warm when you watching movies :) :). The room are realy corect maybe it can be really good to have other blankets... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

I was there for3 nights. The night was quite cold i used the slipping bag. The day after the manager told me that i can't use it. I replied that was cold and i asked if i can have a extra blanket. He told me that was warm enough so i couldn't. The heater had glue on the thermometer so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

The owner went out of his way to make us feel welcome. We ended up taking his advise on heading out to the local haunts around town and it possibly was the best night out we have ever had. If you are looking for good value, clean, friendly place to stay then look no further you have found it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

This has probably been the worst hostel I have been in.. and I have seen a lot. The location is pretty alright and the hostel isn't particularly dirty or anything but it is just not a welcoming inviting place. The owner of this place is just incredibly rude. First of all you get chucked out of the bottom lounge and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This backpacker is a good place to stay. First thing I have to say : it is VERY clean (guys from the reception clean several times per day the kitchens and lounges). We stayed two nights downstairs and then moved upstairs for an other couple of nights. Upstairs there is only two rooms (one*6 beds dorm and one double bedroom),... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The one good thing I will say about the hostel is that the staff keep the place very clean! The problem is that the staff are incredibly horrible and rude about it. Below are just a few reasons why you should stay somewhere else. - You get woken up 10am everyday with a vacuum cleaner and the window opened, letting... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Myself and my boyfriend stayed at Alpine Lodge for a week and it's not a bad hostel at all, apart from the terrible customer service. We stayed in a six bed dorm next to the quiet room which meant we had a good sleep. The lounge downstairs is cozy with a log burner and comfortable sofas. With it only being... More 

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Address: 13 Gorge Rd.,, Queenstown, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26

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