Skip to main content
Beginning of main content
4.4 out of 5

"Location awesome Elevator too slow but needed to use the stairs any way. " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 28 Jul 2020

Enter dates to see availability

Hotel Description

Absoloot Hostel Queenstown puts you in the heart of Queenstown, steps from Lake Wakatipu and within a 10-minute stroll of Skyline Gondola. Highlights at this hostel include free in-room WiFi.

This smoke-free hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a game room, and a library. Added amenities include wired Internet in public areas, laundry facilities, and a microwave in a common area. There's also free parking nearby, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this Queenstown hostel, you'll be 16.4 km (10.2 mi) from Coronet Peak Ski Area and 24.3 km (15.1 mi) from The Remarkables Ski Area.

Standard Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$79* Per night/room 30 Sep. - 1 Oct.

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (6-Bed)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Private Bathroom (6-Bed)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Superior Double Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Private Bathroom (4-Bed)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Absoloot Hostel Queenstown ratings based on 7 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Absoloot Hostel Queenstown

Everyone (3) Couples (1) Family (2)
4 out of 5
Location awesome Elevator too slow but needed to use the stairs any way.

Posted by , from Maine on 28 Jul. 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
4 out of 5
Hard beds! Lovely staff, great kitchen, nice and clean.

Posted by , from Nelson, NZ on 10 Jul. 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

12 Jul. 2020 by Sara

Hi Suzie! Thanks for the great feedback! Hope to see you again in the future. All the best Sara Holland Reception Manager

5 out of 5
Loved the location cannot get any better. Had a private bathroom, rooms arranged for lots of space . Well thought out. Quiet and had everything we needed

Posted by on 28 Dec. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

28 Dec. 2019 by Sara

Hey! Thank you for your great feedback! Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you in the future again! All the best

5 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Nov. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

6 Dec. 2019 by AbsolootQT Team

Thank you very much for your perfect score! We're really happy you enjoyed your stay so much! Safe Travels and hope to see you again soon!

5 out of 5
I booked the private room with ensutie. Stayed there for 5 nights with my 9yr son, to enjoy the Snow season. Location was perfect .. right in town. Our first time staying at a backpackers, will definately stay here again next year.

Posted by , from Melbourne on 6 Sep. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

16 Sep. 2019 by Chris

Thank you very much for your perfect review! We're really stoked you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again some day! Safe Travels! AVA Team.

4 out of 5
People at reception were very kind. They attended my requires and were there to me when asked.

Posted by on 30 Jun. 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

3 Jul. 2019 by AVA Team

Thank you for your stay and your great review! We hope to see you again some time!! Safe travels!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 24 May 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

29 May 2019 by AVA Team

Thank you for your review! And thank you for your booking! We're glad you enjoyed your stay! Safe Travels!

About the Absoloot Hostel Queenstown

Location 50 BEACH STREET, Queenstown, 9300

Property Features

As a guest of Absoloot Hostel Queenstown, you'll find a library, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Absoloot Hostel Queenstown also features an arcade/game room, a fireplace in the lobby, and laundry facilities. This Queenstown hostel is smoke free.

  • 23 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Game room or arcade
  • Library
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Computer for guest use
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • Lockers available

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Absoloot Hostel Queenstown offers 23 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Air conditioning

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 9:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: NZD 10.0 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: NZD 4.00 per hour (rates may vary)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Absoloot Hostel Queenstown Queenstown
  • Absoloot Hostel Queenstown Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Absoloot Queenstown Backpackers Hostel
  • Absoloot Backpackers Hostel
  • Absoloot Backpackers
  • Absoloot Queenstown Backpackers

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

url importing http://www.wotif.co.nz/Queenstown-Hotels-Absoloot-Hostel-Queenstown.h20296829-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
There was an error importing /Queenstown-Hotels-Absoloot-Hostel-Queenstown.h20296829-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&, error: javax.servlet.jsp.JspTagException: 301 http://www.wotif.co.nz/Queenstown-Hotels-Absoloot-Hostel-Queenstown.h20296829-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.