Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Wanaka Bakpaka has a stunning view overlooking Lake Wanaka. Whether it be summer or winter the view of the Lake and Mountains show of whatever season you choose to visit Wanaka.

Our lounge and dinning room are T.V free which allows guests to relax, chat to fellow travelers or enjoy a nice glass of wine. We have a well stocked kitchen, a BBQ outside area and full Laundry facilities.

All of our rooms are clean and simple backpacker rooms. We offer a small amount of private rooms and mixed dorm and share rooms.

Wanaka has a range of activities to suit any traveler. You can simply sit by the Lakefront with a coffee and enjoy the views or Skydive over our beautiful mountains! View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.6

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 9.9

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 9.3

  • Cleanliness 9.4

  • Facilities 9.5

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    28 Jun 2022
    Really fabulous place. Ollie at reception was amazing 5* service all around. You are very fortunate to have Ollie on staff. He was fantastic great customer service and went above and beyond to be of assistance.
    Ireland, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    14 Apr 2022
    Excellent Stay; probably the best in Wanaka. Would highly recommend....
    India, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    03 Mar 2022
    Amazing Location and Lake views for a Hostel. Checked in late an there was a staff member there still to help us find our room. Friendly and clean.
    New Zealand, All Male Group, 25-30
  • 10.0


    01 Mar 2022
    Amazing stay here ! Super friendly and helpful staff! Couldn’t believe how lovely the hostel was :) would come back for sure
    New Zealand, Couple, 18-24
  • 10.0


    23 Feb 2022
    Best backpackers I've stayed at
    New Zealand, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    04 Feb 2022
    Would definitely come here again! Was stoked with everything (:
    New Zealand, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    15 Feb 2022
    My third time staying here. Amazing as usual. Perfect location, great facilities, spotlessly clean. Will definitely stay here again.
    New Zealand, Male, 41+
  • 8.9


    20 Apr 2022
    Loved this little hostel site! Couldn’t complain about anything really it was a great place to stay. Amazing view, lovely staff, good bed, close to the town centre, heating provided, and a lovely communal lounge to chill out in.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    02 Feb 2022
    It was a bit confusing for the check-in because I came in after hours. Location is fab for the price paid. When checck-out, took staff so long to come after I rang the bell, he was so sleepy (9:30am).
    Thailand, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 6.0


    02 Feb 2022
    Excellent location , booked a 3 bed dorm and found stuff all over the room , lots of guests staying there long term. Noisy at night and overall poor experience, would not stay again
    England, Male, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games