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Alpine Lodge Backpackers

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good18%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible22%
17 Jan 2018
“Good location”
6 May 2018
“Horrible experience”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent one night here and the rules are absolutely ridiculous. We are in our late 40's and where made to feel like naughty school children for having a glass of wine. Don't stay hear unless you like sipping tea and watching...More

Thank justin r
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The manager is rude. He should not be holding a hostel. Unpleasant, lack of professionalism. Not allowed to drink alcohol or even beer. No intimacy, he enters the rooms without warning. Constant reproaches, I had the impression of going back to school. Alone, he can...More

Thank Théo B
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Found staff to be very rude in Alpine Lodge. Would never stay here again or would not recommend it as a place to stay in QT. I had never been made feel uncomfortable in a hostel before until I stayed here and it pained me...More

Thank LaureyGer
Reviewed 12 April 2018

positives: There was great wifi, very quick and free. There were house rules that assured that people who want to sleep can do so at the hostel There are big open bathrooms. Lots of kitchen equipment etc for cooking. Negatives: The staff starts hoovering 10am,...More

Thank Annette86_12
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

A very small, quiet, dirty hostel with the rudest, unwelcoming staff. Wifi is good and no noise from the town. A very eery, dead silence all around the building. They will do all they can to make you're stay unpleasant. A very unhappy, rude manager...More

Thank Hannah S
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 25 - USD 70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
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"An other hostel"
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"free wifi, quiet place"
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"Great location, most horrible staff ever!"
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"Don't bother. Go elsewhere. We booked a double, turned out to be a twin bunk."
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