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Flaming Kiwi Backpackers

Traveller (12)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (4)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews free bikes free wifi kitchen space stay long term home away from home new zealand living room winter season nice lounge common areas are place to stay close to town the main house lounge area minute walk south island hostels
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pros: - great staff; - perfect for interaction with others on common areas; - bbq available on the balcony; - three different and full equipped kitchens; - good value for money - locker with charger in the room - comfy bed; Cons: - lots of...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Nina_Murphys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed three nights in a double room. Absolutely recommendable rooms. Very friendly staff. The cleaning times in the kitchen are funny. Several kitchens are available and the cleaning times are unfortunately not indicated. Sometimes all kitchens were cleaned at the same time during peak...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank thesammy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location is about 5-10 minutes walk from city center! The Gondola is very close across the road in sights! I stayed at a 4-bed dorm, room and beds are clean, and so does the shaded bathroom and toilets! (Bed frame is shaking when either...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 643lihuic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice homey hostel with very clean bathrooms and a cozy living space. Easy place to meet people too! Highly recommend, the staff are friendly and helpful, and gave me directions around town to all the local hikes. The Flaming kiwi is definitely one of the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank EElleennaa93
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

The Flaming Kiwi is a great base for a long term stay in Queenstown, I lived here for 3 months through the winter season. The staff are all super friendly and all the kitchens and living areas are kept really clean. Most people staying are...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank sophiew911
Response from belinda_vav, Manager at Flaming Kiwi BackpackersResponded 24 November 2018

Hi Sophie, Thanks for the shout! We miss you here at the Kiwi! Safe travels!! -FKB Team

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About
Description
Welcome to the Flaming Kiwi! We are situated 5 minutes walk to the town centre and 3 minutes walk to the supermarket. We are friendly, cozy hostel with lots of great stuff for our guests to enjoy! Take our bikes More (free of charge) for a cycle around the lake, borrow some of our Frisbee golf discs and try them out at the Queenstown Gardens course, or indulge in our FREE UNLIMITED Wi-Fi. Our three fully equipped kitchens have a great layout for cooking and meeting other guests and they are all stocked with free tea & coffee. We also have a BBQ grill, games, books, puzzles, a TV, & lots of DVDs. All of our dorm rooms have personal lockers with built-in power points so you can charge your electronic gadgets in total security. The dorms also include USB power points and reading lights by each bed. We can book all your buses, tours, & activities and our friendly staff are more than happy to give you advice and information about the local area and the rest of New Zealand. Cheers! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
USD 22 - USD 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
USD 22 - USD 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
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Traveller (12)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (4)
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"Great location great hostel"
Terronosarusrex
29 Jan. 2018
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"super clean, good location"
kevink6150
3 Oct. 2017
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"Comfortable beds, great atmosphere"
qspaghetti
20 Apr. 2017
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"Communal rooms are "ensuite," so don't worry, no need to walk the halls in a towel"
meganfantes
19 Apr. 2017
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