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    Wanaka Bakpaka

    117 Lakeside Road | Otago, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good26%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    “the kitchen” (65 reviews)
    “twin room” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 261 reviews

    Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay here at Wanaka Bakpaka. It was a perfect little stop off in Wanaka, with absolutely stunning views looking over the lake and mountains. The communal area is really chilled out. We loved the kitchen also, probably the cleanest communal kitchen in...More

    Thank RJHend
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded July 31, 2017

    Hi there Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay here with us. Its great to hear you enjoyed your time at Wanaka Bakpaka and found our kitchen clean- we do try : ) We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels...More

    Reviewed June 26, 2017

    Real cool hostel, probably with the best view in Wanaka. The hostel located just beside the lake, and the view for the mountains and the lake are amazing. The location is a walking distance from the city center but the location is not that central....More

    Thank Gal Z
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded June 27, 2017

    Hi Gal Thanks so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It's great to hear you enjoyed the hostel and found the location and facilities to your liking! The lounge is very cozy especially with temperatures dropping at this time...More

    Reviewed June 15, 2017

    Wanaka Bakpaka was a very nice hostel, with great views of the lake and clean usable facilities. I wish I had known prior to booking that there are a considerable amount of long term residents staying here, which doesn't always provide the most social atmosphere...More

    Thank mt_sarah29
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded June 18, 2017

    Hi Sarah Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay here at Wanaka Bakpaka. It is unfortunate to hear that you did not find the other guests very welcoming. Wanaka is now a very popular summer and winter destination and travelers do tend...More

    Reviewed May 28, 2017

    it's a little little bit out of town, but you could enjoy a great view from an elevated height and big windows at the lounge area. The view was tooooo awesome that look like paintings and we were very enjoying our breakfast and dinner beside...More

    Thank Greenaska
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded May 31, 2017

    Hi there Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found all the facilities well kept. Our bathrooms are are all less than five years old and are kept up...More

    Reviewed May 9, 2017

    this accomodation is ideally situated for maximum scenic value. The view from the lounge area is stunning and so inviting by the fireplace , you really need to make an effort to go out and be active. The facilities are spotless, have ample items for...More

    Thank Leeferry
    Response from WanakaBakpaka, Owner at Wanaka BakpakaResponded May 23, 2017

    Hi there Thanks so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We to agree that the view from our living room is stunning. It's great to hear you found all the facilities well stocked and staff helpful. Wanaka Bakpaka :...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • $17 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Otago Region >
    • Wanaka
    • Also Known As
    • Wanaka Bakpaka Hotel Wanaka
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    Traveler (106)
    Room & Suite (46)
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    Room Tips
    "Great kitchen facilities, Great view, Comfortable common areas."
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    "Try to get a room with a view."
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    "Well located, nice views"
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