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YHA Queenstown, Haka Lodge


Hostel Details & Location

Host: Charlotte Huxford

Check in: 2:00 pm Check out: 10:00 am

Contact: +64 21 225 6939 Email this hostel

Reception: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Location: 6 Henry Street,



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How to get here

Find us on Henry Street, which is off Shotover St. There is no on-site parking and street parking is limited. Please have a chat to staff so they can direct you to the nearest carpark. The closest free parking is 15 minutes’ walk from the hostel and is subject to availability. It is highly advised to carry snow chains at all times during winter.


Shuttles: Pick up and drop off at the hostel is available, let your driver know upon boarding that your destination is YHA Queenstown, Haka House on Henry Street.
Airport: Queenstown Airport is 8km from the hostel.
Bus from: The local Go Bus #1 leaves the airport every 15 minutes and will drop you to a nearby hotel on Stanley St, which is a 3 minute walk to the hostel.

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Opened just a few years ago, close to the city centre – location is everything when adventure is on your doorstep. We offer accommodation suitable for everyone from bunk beds to private rooms. We believe in offering affordable accommodation that is clean and comfortable. Whether you’re travelling solo, as a couple or as a small group of friends, we have accommodation options for you. 

We provide quality Queenstown backpacker accommodation that focuses on putting you, our customer, first. We feature equipped kitchens, numerous bathrooms, cosy lounges, outdoor chill-out areas, and more.

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Guests love

  • Free WiFi
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Communal lounge
  • Outdoor area

Shared facilities:

  • Free WiFi
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal dining area
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Food storage area
  • Laundry facilities

Entertainment and activities:

  • Communal TV
  • Free movies


  • Luggage storage options
  • Towel hire

In-hostel payment optionsl:

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • New Zealand Dollars
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Some of our Queenstown highlights:

  • Get your adrenaline up with a bungy jump, skydive, jetboat ride, luge or canyoning
  • In winter go skiing at nearby Coronet Peak, The Remarkables or Cardrona ski fields
  • Take a day trip from Queenstown to the magical Milford Sounds or Doubtful Sounds

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