Set amongst a stunning backdrop of mountain ranges, Lake Wakatipu in the foreground, and a buzzing atmosphere of unmissable fun, Queenstown is known for the variety of adventures it allows visitors and locals to partake in.
If you're looking for the best hostels in Queenstown with private rooms, here are the top options that are guaranteed to serve as the perfect base for your next adrenaline and nature-filled adventures.
Adventure Queenstown Hostel lies in the heart of Queenstown, situated less than 1 km from both Skyline Gondola and Luge and within walking distance to key attractions such as Fear Factory Queenstown and Queenstown Lakes District Library. Here, you can enjoy a large open lounge and dining space with a fully equipped kitchen.
Guests also have access to a separate storage/locker room with secure bicycle parking and ski & snowboard storage. It offers a sun terrace as a great place to soak up some sun with a drink, plus evening entertainment and in-house activities seven nights a week.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:Double Room with Ensuite.
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Adventure Q2 Hostel is located in the heart of Queenstown – just 700 meters from the Skyline Gondola and Luge. Boasting a tour desk, non-smoking rooms and shared kitchen, this property is the ultimate choice for young, independent travelers from around the globe. Here, you'll get to enjoy the on-site village green, large common areas, and in-house activities – as well as sporting gear, bikes, Go-Pros, tablet computers, and more for free!
There's also a simple laundry service, separate storage/lockers on each floor, and secure bicycle parking and ski & snowboard storage. Nearby attractions include Queenstown Resort College, Fear Factory, and Queenstown Lakes District Library.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:Double Room with Private Bathroom.
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Tahuna Pod Hostel is right in the center of Queenstown, featuring a balcony and BBQ area that boasts breathtaking city sights. There's limited car parking available on-site, and Queenstown's bars and restaurants are just a few minutes walk away. Tahuna has merged Maori design and tradition into its décor – with art, music, movies, food, and entertainment; it's a great spot to experience the culture.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:Double Room with Shared Bathroom.
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The Flaming Kiwi Backpackers in Queenstown offers free WiFi, mountain views, and a range of facilities, including a shared kitchen, lounge, and tour desk. Guests can take advantage of the free parking, located 500 meters from the Skyline Gondola and Luge, and 700 meters from the Shotover River.
Guests can also rent free bikes to spin around the lake, borrow Frisbee golf discs to practice their skills, or stay connected with free, unlimited WiFi. You can spend time in one of the three fully-equipped kitchens stocked with free tea & coffee or head out to the BBQ grill for a feast. Games, books, puzzles, a TV, & lots of DVDs provide endless on-site entertainment.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:Queen Room.
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Located on the lakefront in the center of Queenstown, Absoloot Hostel Queenstown offers private rooms equipped with heating/air conditioning and security card entry. Guests can enjoy unlimited Wi-Fi access and make use of the games room with satellite TV.
The communal kitchen, laundry facilities, and bike/ski storage are always available, and transport to the ski resorts and adventure activities is only a 2-minute walk away. Guests can Enjoy breakfast while having easy access to nearby outdoor activities.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:En-Suite Double Room, En-Suite Queen Room, Family Room with En-Suite Bathroom, Private En-Suite Room for Three People, Private En-Suite Room for Two People, Deluxe Quadruple Room.
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Located on the stunning shores of Lake Wakatipu with amazing views of the lake and the majestic Remarkables mountain range, YHA Queenstown Lakefront provides guests with a unique hostel experience. It features a fully-equipped shared kitchen and a drying room for ski equipment.
Guests of YHA Queenstown Lakefront can enjoy the breathtaking views of the lake and the warm feel of the fireplace in the house's spacious common areas. Guests are also provided with many facilities, such as a BBQ area, films, and board games that they can use without extra charges.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:Twin Room, Triple Room, Queen Room, Queen room with Ensuite, Queen room with Ensuite - Lake View, Double Room with Shared Bathroom, Single Room.
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At Haka Lodge Queenstown offers a variety of amenities and facilities, including private rooms, a flat-screen TV and DVD library in the lounge, and two fully-equipped kitchens with herbs, spices, tea, and coffee. The Lodge itself is spread over three floors and caters to no more than 50 people, so there's plenty of room for you to relax, socialize, and explore.
Plus, with its convenient location, you can easily access all of Queenstown's activities, from ski fields and bungee-jumping to wine tours and jet-boating.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:One-Bedroom Apartment, Economy Double Room with Shared Bathroom, Superior Double or Twin Room.
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The Black Sheep Backpackers is set in scenic Queenstown, just 700 meters from the Skyline Gondola and Luge. Some of the facilities at this hostel include a hot tub and ski storage, free WiFi throughout, individual and shared bathroom facilities, private rooms with a flat-screen TV and DVD player, and tea/coffee-making facilities.
Guests have access to a shared kitchen and plenty of activities nearby, including skiing, cycling, bungee jumping, and much more. There's even a free bike hire and a travel desk to help you book any activities you may want to do while in Queenstown!Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:Double Room, Twin Room, Triple Room, Deluxe King Room,
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Sir Cedrics Southern Laughter Backpackers is located 500m from the city center, in a great place to base yourself while exploring all the attractions, bars, shops, and restaurants the city has to offer.
Guests can enjoy a range of facilities while they're here, including off-street parking, a spa pool, and an outdoor hot tub. All of the private rooms come with linen and duvets, and many have their own kitchen and/or en-suite facilities. There are also two big shared kitchens and TV lounges to relax in, plus free unlimited Wi-Fi. On top of that, the hotel offers free hot veggie soup every night, free DVDs, and drinks discounts around town for In-house guests.Available Queenstown Hostels Private Rooms:Double Room with Shared Bathroom, Twin Room with Shared Bathroom.
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