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Southern Laughter Lodge

4 Isle Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a great stay in Southern Laughter. The location is perfect, less than 5 minutes walk to the main street in Queenstown, and very close to the entrance to the gondola. Staff were very friendly and helpful, accommodating us with an early check-in. Our private double room was fine, we shared one toilet and two showers with just two... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

-Awesome location, awesome staff, awesome rooms! room 29 will have me back shortly ! Good quality for money and helpful all-round advice on queenstown surroundings...... etc activities, pubs, clubs, cuisine.

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Shanghai, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is good, near the Skyline Gondola. We stayed for 4 nights in a double room. The room was a bit small, and there was some strange smell. But otherwise was OK. There was a kitchen for each set, which saved us some money. Worth the Price.

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Australia
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23 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw quite a few negative reviews of this place and thought “no way, not going to risk it” but close to new years the only female dorm I could find in Queenstown was at Southern Laughter. So I booked it. And it was magnificent. I LOVED the location, right in the heart of Queenstown, you could hear the jazzy... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This has been one of my fav hostels iin NZ. Chilled out feel and nice and quiet due to the different huts. Good location up the hill away from the noise. Free wifi too. Going back here for another week. Love QT!

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything positive about the hostel, and it is a great hostel, is forgotten about because of the terrible manager Jim. I was a long term guest, and really enjoyed my stay there. then for no reason apart from the fact I was "long term" I had my reservation cancelled over Christmas and was told to leave and would no be... More 

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Silkeborg, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a night, having come from Franz Josef at the sister hostel. There are pros and cons. Pros: Friendly and helpful staff, cheap, central location, free soup, good atmosphere, "kitchen" for each set of rooms Cons: Uncomfortable beds, small common areas, especially for so many guests, amount of soup is not adjusted to no of guests, kitchen is not... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On my recent travels around the south island, this was the best accommodation I had the pleasure of spending a night in. The beds were amazingly comfy by any standards and the location is fantastic! The staff was also very friendly and helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite the cheesy Farside comics on the walls, we had a fine stay. Comfy beds, and most importantly, a good price. Staff is friendly and helpful. It can be a bit noisy and the towels they gave us had stains. But the location is great, walking distance to everything in downtown Queenstown.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Located two minutes from the town center. The staff was very nice and helpful. We took the double ensuite and we didn't enjoy it that much. The bed was really bad and we woke up every morning from people talking outside our room (as it's located near the garden where people sit) We've stayed in much better bbh hostels.

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Address: 4 Isle Street, Queenstown, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 32
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