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Scallywags Guest House

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Apr 8, 2017
“Very friendly and welcoming with great views”
Feb 18, 2017
“Amazing view and sarcastic host”
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

Very friendly place run by Evan - a home from home. He makes an effort to into ridge everyone so it's a very sociable place with a great view over the lake. No wifi - but this encourages people to talk to one another!

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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Service: + Dorms: ++ Private room: ++ Cleanliness: ++ Location: + Wifi: not available The first time I talked with the host, Evan, he sounded rude, but actually he is a lovely host he can just be really direct. He picks you up the first...More

Thank soraia a
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Good choice for Queenstown. The hostel is bright and sunny and very clean. Host is very nice and charismatic and gave us lots of good tips on what to do and where to eat in Queenstown. Unfortunately, the weather wasn't good during our 4 nights,...More

Thank markhY2225IW
Reviewed July 16, 2015

I stayed at scallywaggs two weeks and was absolutely amazed by the very uniqueness of this place. The owner Evan raised this buissnes by heart as you can see in many details. It is a very cosy, quiet and clean place with an absolutely stunning...More

Thank Katja_for_Evan
Reviewed May 22, 2015

Get to know the owner of Scallywags and you will never forget your stay here. The Guest House has personality and charm. I met a number of other travelers that became good friends. The property is about a ten minute walk to the heart of...More

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"Every room is quiet and all beds are very good. The dorms don´t have a view but are very cosy with a curtain..."
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"Get a double or twin room as they have the large windows with view"
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