Located on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, with views of the lake and Remarkables mountain range, Haka House Queenstown Lakefront features a fully equipped shared kitchen and a drying room for ski equipment. Just a 10-minute walk from the center of Queenstown, this hostel is a 30-minute drive to the Remarkables Ski Field. Queenstown Lakefront YHA Hostel is a 25-minute drive from Coronet Peak. The spacious common areas offer stunning lake views and a fireplace. Guests enjoy free use of the BBQ area, plus free movies, and board games. Private rooms are available, along with shared dormitory accommodations. Guests have access to shared bathroom facilities and all bed linen is provided.

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

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Property highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Queenstown, this property has an excellent location score of 8.8!

Private Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
2 twin beds
or
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 twin bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.1
Facilities
8.9
Cleanliness
8.8
Comfort
8.8
Value for money
8.4
Location
8.8
Free Wifi
8.8
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Guests who stayed here loved

  • Pannapa
    Australia Australia
    The price is affordable, also the kitchen is big and has everything I need.
  • Geif
    Philippines Philippines
    I liked everything. The hostel was properly maintained and everything is in order.
  • Allyson
    United States of America United States of America
    Clean, lots of amenities, the bathrooms and kitchen are big! Love that it’s right on the lake and removed from all the noise of downtown

Area info

Amenities of Haka House Queenstown Lakefront
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular amenities
  • Private Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry
Bathroom
  • Shower
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Ski
  • Ski storage
Activities
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Skiing
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and charges may apply.
    Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Lockers
    • Baggage storage
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key card access
    • 24-hour security
    General
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Accessibility
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    Languages Spoken
    • English

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

    Check-in
    From 14:00 to 23:00
    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in.
    Check-out
    Until 10:00
    Cancellation/ prepayment
    Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    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 fees may apply.
    Accepted payment methods
    VisaMastercardCash

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please contact the YHA by email or phone at least 24 hours prior to your arrival. Contact details can be found on your confirmation, please note late arrivals credit card may be charged prior to arrival.

    WiFi is Free and limited to 2GB per day for all guests.

    Guests aged 17 years or younger are not permitted to stay in dormitory accommodations unless that dormitory is private; where all beds are booked in the room and a minimum of one responsible adult is part of the booking party. All guests aged 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult for any booking and that adult is responsible for actions of all the youths within that booking party. Please contact the property direct for further information.

    Please note due to limited availability at the time of booking, multi-share accommodations for two or more guests may be provided in separate rooms.

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

    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.

    Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

    FAQs about Haka House Queenstown Lakefront

    • Check-in at Haka House Queenstown Lakefront is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

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

    • Haka House Queenstown Lakefront offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Hiking
      • Skiing

    • Haka House Queenstown Lakefront is 0.7 miles from the center of Queenstown. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.