All Hostels in Te Anau

Welcome to your detailed guide for Te Anau hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Te Anau, ニュージーランド. Compare prices for Te Anau hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Te Anau Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Te Anau, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Te Anau


(Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Te Anau

Oh no, zero party hostels here!

Most Te Anau hostels are located in

Rainbow Downs, Lake Tekapo

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Te Anau for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Te Anau for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Te Anau? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Te Anau alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Te Anau. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Te Anau (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Te Anau here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Manapouri Manapouri (19 Km / 12 mi.)
Tuatapere Tuatapere (80 Km / 50 mi.)
Glenorchy Glenorchy (82 Km / 51 mi.)
Milford Sound Milford Sound (85 Km / 53 mi.)
クイーンズタウン クイーンズタウン (86 Km / 53 mi.)
インバーカーギル インバーカーギル (120 Km / 74 mi.)
Cromwell Cromwell (124 Km / 77 mi.)

FAQ about Te Anau Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Te Anau. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Te Anau. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Te Anau Hostels

A hostel in Te Anau costs on average $26 for a dorm. A hostel in Te Anau with private rooms costs on average $59. shows all 5 Hostels in Te Anau. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

YHA Te Anau is the best hostel in Te Anau for families.

YHA Te Anau is the best hostel in Te Anau for groups. compares prices for 5 hostels in Te Anau, ニュージーランド.This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Te Anau.

Travel Tips for Te Anau - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Te Anau

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Te Anau and ニュージーランド.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for Te Anau