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Overview
14 Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs 7334 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Golf Course
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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All reviews the kitchen run hostel double room youth hostel movie room tv lounge communal areas hot pools dining facilities walking distance clean towels good nights sleep common room off street parking close to town centre highly recommend this place perfect location
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really well organised family run outfit. Staff are incredibly helpful, very friendly and kind. This is my 4th time staying in 3 years ( me or immediate family) and its always the same excellent experience

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank tedhug2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the dot.com listing did not mention it to be a Backpackers Hostel, we were pleasantly surprised with its high quality accommodation and friendly professional service. The room was in immaculate condition but its CTV had no local TV channels, only Netflix, YouTube and Internet....More

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

The lodge itself was great but there was no fan or air con in the room so got very, very hot in the night. They have free Netflix in the room which was a bonus and strong Wi-Fi. Parking was quite limited but we did...More

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

Arrived on Christmas day. Greeted warmly by staff and other guests. Comfortable accommodation. Walking distance to hot pools and main street of village. Easy to use kitchen and dining facilities. Very warmly feel to the place.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank J9225EPjasons
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value.Very clean.Friendly,helpful hosts. Fire on in foyer was very welcoming...as was keyboard & guitar waiting to be played by any musical traveller. And a really good location...easy walk to cafes/town & pool.

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Description
YHA Hanmer Springs, Kakapo Lodge is a two-storey purpose built backpacker hostel with a relaxed friendly atmosphere. This modern hostel is located just 200m (literally a three minute walk) from the More Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa and the village centre with all its many cafes, shops and restaurants. Relaxing inside the hostel is easy with its log fire, underfloor heating, movie hire, large kitchen and open common room. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
46
Price range
USD 44 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
46
Price range
USD 44 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"Book early on hostel website"
tedhug2016
3 days ago
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"We had a nice ensuite room upstairs"
721ejk57
21 Feb. 2018
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"Parking is somewhat of a challenge but never had any problems."
UniquePerth
22 Dec. 2017
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"There are private rooms with their own microwave and Washing machine. But they get booked real quick."
LaidbackSeal
27 May 2017
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