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Bumbles Backpackers

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  • Excellent55%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“dorm room”(19 reviews)
“the kitchen”(60 reviews)
“great location”(39 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Bumbles Backpackers....more like bumholes crap-packers. I've been travelling for around 9 months and after reading reviews online for Bumbles I chose to stay there for two nights. From the very first minute I've been thoroughly underwhelmed by this establishment. The lady on reception, all be...More

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Response from BumblesQT, Manager at Bumbles BackpackersResponded April 12, 2016

Thanks for taking time to copy and paste your review from another site. I'm sorry to hear that you were dissatisfied with your stay. At Bumbles, we aspire for all guests to enjoy their time with us, so if there's anything we can feasibly change...More

Reviewed February 17, 2016

Book well in advance, it's a popular place and Queenstown has an acute shortage of budget accommodation. The dorms with private rooms attached unfortunately only have 1 bathroom for 10 people, so you need to be strategic about your showering time.

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Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

lovely place to stay. Clean and tidy rooms and the bathroom/shower rooms are in good condition too! Would definitely recommend this backpackers to stay but do be warned..it's quite a lively and loud place so if you have early mornings booked, it may not be...More

Thank Flecky123
Reviewed February 14, 2016

Positives: the hostel is ideally suited for Queenstown, right near the centre and perfect for exploring. The kitchen/social space and free wi-fi are fine. Negatives: the 6 bed dorm rooms are arranged strangely, so my bed was in an off section with no charging point....More

Thank AdventureExplorer
Reviewed January 22, 2016

Stayed in double room for two night with my love, the room was warm and clean, over my expectation on backpacker hostel, we were satisfied. Super near to downtown center and we keep on went out by walking, park my car just in front of...More

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TerrySydneyAustralia
April 28, 2016|
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Response from BumblesQT | Property representative |
Hi Terry, Yes is the answer to all of your questions :) Bumbles reception can arrange everything you need for the ski fields - lift pass & transport combos, equipment & clothing hire etc. There are packages available for all... More
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"Awesome views from the front dorm rooms"
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"Room 8 - dorm room"
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"Ask for extra blankets or use the in-room heater. It was a bit chilly when I stayed."
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"Dorm 7 has the best view of the lake"
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