Ideally located to explore the attractions of Hanmer, Hanmer Backpackers is just a 2-minute walk from the town centre and the Hanmer Spring Thermal Pools. Guests can prepare a meal in the shared kitchen. Free WiFi is available at the property.

Hanmer Backpackers Hostel is a 2-minute walk from Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre.

The property offers a range of private and dormitory-style rooms. All rooms are heated, have linen provided and offer access to either a shared or private bathroom.

There is a massage chair, which guests can use for 15 minutes' for free, per night.

This is our guests' favourite part of Hanmer Springs, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Hanmer Backpackers has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 10 Mar 2015.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Hanmer Springs, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5

Free private parking available on-site


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Ensuite Room
  • 1 extra-large double bed and
  • 2 bunk beds
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4 reasons to choose Hanmer Backpackers

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speak English
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/bar Hanmer Bakery
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant MK
    0.2 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Village lake
    0.1 miles
  • Mountain Isobel
    1.2 miles
  • River Waiau
    5.6 miles
  • River Clearance
    6.2 miles
  • Lake Tennyson
    26.1 miles
Ski lifts
  • Amuri
    6.2 miles
How to get to Hanmer Backpackers from Christchurch International Airport
    Public shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Hanmer Backpackers
Outdoors
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Water park Off-site Additional charge
  • Mini golf
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Dutch
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Hanmer Backpackers takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

14:00 - 21:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Hanmer Backpackers accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note for bookings of 5 or more guests, different policies and procedures may apply. For further information please contact the property in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note when booking a dormitory room, guests are required to check-in before 21:00, out of consideration for other guests staying in the dormitory rooms. Late arrival options are only available for private rooms.

Please advise the property if infants are included in the booking, prior to arrival. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property in advance using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please inform Hanmer Backpackers in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

FAQs about Hanmer Backpackers

  • Hanmer Backpackers is 400 yards from the centre of Hanmer Springs.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hanmer Backpackers by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 2h

  • Hanmer Backpackers offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fishing
    • Mini golf
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Water park
    • Horse riding

  • Check-in at Hanmer Backpackers is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hanmer Backpackers (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Free parking

  • The prices at Hanmer Backpackers may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.