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Matterhorn South Lodge and Backpackers

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good things: Good location, bed was decently comfortable, good pillow. Fireplace in the common lounge was nice. Bad things: There was a mouse, saw him three times in my two-day stay, which made super paranoid about leaving my food in the kitchen. The oven and...More

Thank Johnna R
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Honestly I don’t know where to start. I’ve never ever experienced such a horrible hostel in my life. We had booked a private room for once and were super excited to enjoy a nice vacation in Wanaka. We had booked 5 nights so obviously the...More

Thank emeliefredriksson
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We paid good money for a room with ensuite, not a room with mould on the curtains and windows and the occasional cockroach running around. Unfortunately there was no other accommodation available, so we stayed for 2 nights. If we had inspected the room first...More

Thank Peggy N Kevin M
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Matterhorn is a good hostel to stay at. The location is perfect, just a short walk from the lake and the showers were really good. Lounge area didn't feel too clean in comparison to the rooms. The staff at reception was brilliant and friendly, the...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for one night and that was too long. The place is in desperate need of some TLC. Dirty windows and floors. Bathroom was disgusting and bed super hard and uncomfortable. Blankets were also grubby and in need of a good wash. Location is...More

Thank MollyNZ43
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Self-Serve Laundry
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