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Hostel YHA Wanaka - Backpacker - Wanaka

4 star Hostel Wanaka

94 Brownston Street - Wanaka

Price starting from NZD 31.00

Free Wi-Fi is just one of the great things you'll find at YHA Wanaka - Backpacker, a formidable choice for guests looking for eco-friendly Wanaka hostels.

This 4-star Wanaka hostel offers laundry facilities.

Staff are available to provide tour/ticket assistance. Wi-Fi is available for a fee. The reception is open during limited hours and you will also find a TV in the lobby area.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 9.4 Outstanding!
Based on 1 hotel reviews © 2015

I was very happy, without problème. Thank you. André

Venere Guest, France
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Hostel Facilities at YHA Wanaka - Backpacker

  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Internet/Email services
  • TV Lounge
  • Barbecue
  • Laundry room
  • Free parking

Know before you go

Check-in: between 2:00 PM and 9 PM.

Check-out: before 10:00 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

National rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 4 stars.

Hostel YHA Wanaka - Backpacker is also known as

Wanaka YHA The Purple Cow
Yha Wanaka Purple Cow Hotel
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Room Details

YHA Wanaka - Backpacker has 50 guest rooms. Business travelers visiting the Wanaka area will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access.

Accommodation Services

  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hostel YHA Wanaka - Backpacker

Pembroke Park - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Picture Lounge - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Gallery Thirty Three - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Wanaka Golf Club - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Lake Wanaka - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Basecamp Wanaka Climbing Centre - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Puzzling World - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Mount Iron Lookout - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Rippon Vineyard - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Wanaka Toy and Transport Museum - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Have a Shot - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Wanaka Beerworks - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum - 9.1 km / 5.7 mi
Lake Hawea - 16.9 km / 10.5 mi
The preferred airport for YHA Wanaka - Backpacker is Wanaka (WKA) - 9.3 km / 5.8 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Hostel YHA Wanaka - Backpacker

  • Free parking