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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“double room”(10 reviews)
“the kitchen”(23 reviews)
Non-Smoking Rooms
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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All reviewsdouble roomthe kitchenhome away from homelake and mountainsstayed here for nightshear everythingminute walklounge areasteep walkquiet locationcomfortable bedshostelviewstownsleephosts
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Reviewed 25 May 2015

We stayed two nights at the Butterfli Lodge, booked a private room which even had a sea view. It was very quiet in whole Queenstown, something we really enjoyed! We absolutely enjoyed our stay. The only thing I can imagine people would complain about was...More

1  Thank VickyGeeman
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Very disappointing stay and struggle to understand how Butterfli Lodge scores 81% with BBH. Disinterested and unhelpful manager. Asked for payment in cash only on arrival with sign saying 'no refunds'. Tiny, fairly unhygienic kitchen with only one sink and very limited appliances. Two fridges,...More

2  Thank TandSreview
Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

We needed accommodation in Queenstown and butterfli lodge was available with a twin room. Upon arriving we were asked for money in cash which is odd. The kitchen was filthy and the manager smoked on the communal deck (which I personally detest). Bedrooms and toilets...More

3  Thank Josh A
Reviewed 31 March 2015

We didn't like staying here - the only redeeming features were the brilliant view from the wooden balcony, and the hot powerful showers. Our double room was clean and nice, though quite small, and the staff were friendly and reasonably helpful... On the downside, the...More

1  Thank lukehodson123
Reviewed 26 March 2015

In the BBH folder this hostel got a 81%. So we expected a good hostel. Unfortunately this was not the case. We slept in our own tent so can´t say anything about the rooms. But we used the kitchen, living room and ‘’free wifi’’. Free...More

2  Thank Laura v
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USD 28 - USD 102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
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"Rooms 4,5 or 6"
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"Lower floor showers are much better"
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"Be aware that you have to go up a steep hill to get to the hostel."
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"The double rooms have the best view of the lake!"
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