Nomad's Backpackers features one of the best locations in Queenstown, located in the heart of the town center, a 350 feet from the stunning Lake Whakatipu.

Nomads Queenstown offers a variety of room types, from small and large dormitories to Private King rooms with en-suite. Many of the rooms have balconies with picturesque views of Lake Whakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range.

There is an onsite cinema room, sauna and common area complete with smart TV, pool table, foosball table and vending machine.

Guests can sample some of Otago’s finest wines or dabble in adrenaline, our onsite information desk will be able to book and organize a range of activities.

This is our guests' favorite part of Queenstown, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Nomads Queenstown has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 7, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Queenstown, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!


Availability

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4 reasons to choose Nomads Queenstown

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Yes we have complimentary luggage storage available on your day of arrival and departure. We also offer paid long term luggage storage
    Answered on April 13, 2022
  • Hi is the balcony included with the king room? Thanks
    Hi, not all king rooms have balconies it is subject to availability.
    Answered on October 19, 2020
  • Is there street parking available
    There is a street very close to the property names Park Street where guests are able to park for free along the road. Our reception staff is happy to ...
    Answered on March 5, 2020
  • Hi, Is there an option for a later checkout? Thanks
    Kia Ora, Absolutely we can extend your checkout until 12pm for a small fee.
    Answered on September 25, 2021
  • Hi, Is there a safe place to lock up /park ebikes as there is no onsite parking?
    Yes, there is a secure space to lock up large belongings such as bikes whilst you stay with us.
    Answered on November 14, 2021
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Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Amenities of Nomads Queenstown
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Ski
  • Ski storage
Activities
  • Happy hour
  • Hiking
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Skiing
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Nomads Queenstown takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Eftpos Nomads Queenstown accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking the nonrefundable rate an automatic payment of the charges in full will be processed at the time of booking, this includes the "pay later" option.

Please note we are a dry hostel, meaning guests are not permitted to bring or consume alcohol onsite.

All children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and cannot be accommodated in dormitory rooms.

Please note that there is a 2.5% charge when you pay with a credit card.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Guests are required to show a photo ID 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.

This property is located in a busy area so guests might experience some noise.

Please inform Nomads Queenstown of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Nomads Queenstown

  • Nomads Queenstown is 500 feet from the center of Queenstown.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Nomads Queenstown by:

    • Taxi 15min
    • Bus 25min

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from Nomads Queenstown.

  • Nomads Queenstown offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Sauna
    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Skiing
    • Happy hour

  • The prices at Nomads Queenstown may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Nomads Queenstown is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.