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    Southern Laughter Backpackers

    4 Isle Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good29%
    • Average21%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 240 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I totally agree with Susansus123! The kitchen wasnt the cleanest, the staff are lovely and couldn't do enough for you, the rooms comfy, free soup is good, free chilli on Mondays but check which kitchen as different to the soup. The first room we stayed...More

    Thank 2016JuliaM
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Friendly staff, not bad rooms and sturdy beds... Spa was a great way to wind down after a big day skiing! Bathrooms are small but do the job, really good social atmosphere in the two shared areas! Thanks for the stay

    Thank Dale H
    Response from kayleighslqt2017, Manager at Southern Laughter BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your positive comments. We appreciate all feed back as we aim to make our guests' stay in Queenstown a happy one. Kindest regards

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Friendly staff and decent facilities make this hostel a good place to stay in Queenstown. The hostel is warm and with little added perks like a hot tub and free soup it sets itself above the rest. Would recommend to couples on a budget.

    Thank Whitfield27
    Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here early May 2017 in a private double room. I would say there are more negatives than positive but that's mostly based on the other guests. Positives: the bed was very comfy and room was clean, the room was warm without really needing the...More

    Thank susansus123
    Response from kayleighslqt2017, Manager at Southern Laughter BackpackersResponded June 1, 2017

    Hi, Thanks for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you found your room to be comfy, warm and clean. In response to your comments about the kitchens we would like to point out that there are dishcloths provided to wipe surfaces. There are...More

    Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

    Good points: Super friendly staff on arrival, free parking and amazing location. Kitchen was clean and spacious and had all the stuff you would need. Not so good points: Our room was next to a balcony and dorm room which seemed to be party central...More

    Thank Hannah D
    Response from kayleighslqt2017, Manager at Southern Laughter BackpackersResponded May 31, 2017

    Hi Hannah, Thanks for staying with us and leaving a review! We are happy to hear you found the staff here super friendly and you liked our central location. We do wish you had come to inform us about the issue you had with your...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • $23 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Queenstown
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    • Southern Laughter Hotel Queenstown
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    Amanda N
    March 19, 2015|
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    Response from JIMatSL | Property representative |
    Hello Amanda N, Yes we do have parking available onsite for all of our guests to use free of charge. Hope this helps! Kind regards Southern Laughter
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    Sumit R
    January 19, 2015|
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    Response from Wiki W | Property representative |
    Hi there There is a safe in reception for valuables. In the room you have booked has locked doors. If you are leaving luggage to goo off on a tramp or activity there is a place to lock and store your luggage away. Enjoy... More
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    Cassie R
    August 10, 2014|
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    Hi Cassie, The easiest and cheapest way to get to us from the airport is to take the public bus from outside the terminal- it leaves every 15-20 mins and will cost you $8 one way. fro the bus stop walk straight up Camp... More
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