The Black Sheep Backpackers
2 stars

The Black Sheep Backpackers

13 Frankton Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3442 7289
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$66
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rate per night

7.4
Good

based on 986 reviews

The Black Sheep Backpackers
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About The Black Sheep Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Situated in Queenstown, 700 metres from Skyline Gondola and Luge, The Black Sheep Backpackers boasts a hot tub and ski storage space. The Black Sheep Backpackers features free WiFi throughout the property. Each room includes a shared bathroom. A flat-screen TV with DVD player is featured in private rooms, along with tea and coffee making facilities. The dormitory rooms feature pod beds with a private charging outlet, reading light and curtain for privacy. There is a shared kitchen at the property. You can engage in various activities, such as skiing and cycling. The hostel also offers free use of bicycles. Shotover River is 1.6 km from The Black Sheep Backpackers, while AJ Hackett Bungy Jumping - Kawarau Bridge is 6 km away. Queenstown Airport is 6 km from the property.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Black Sheep Backpackers

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Golf
  • Game room

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Evening entertainment

General

  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Privacy curtain
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Books
  • TV
  • DVD player

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Shared kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Vending machine (drinks)

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Garden

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Entertainment staff
  • Tour desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Designated smoking area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Bedroom

  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed

Family friendly

  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Workspace

  • Desk

Spa

  • Sauna

Reviews of The Black Sheep Backpackers

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

7.4
GoodBased on 986 verified guest reviews
7.8Friends
7.2Families
7.3Solo
7.0Couples

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5.1 Fair
Cons:Price changed every night. Bathroom was small and smelly. Kitchen door was very difficult to slide open.

Location

13 Frankton Road, Queenstown 9300

What's nearby

  • Queenstown Beach349 m
  • Queenstown CBD0.4 km
  • Skycity Queenstown Casino0.5 km
  • Ivan Clarke Gallery0.5 km
  • TSS Earnslaw Steamship0.5 km
  • Queenstown Gardens0.6 km
  • Lasseters Wharf Casino0.6 km
  • Kiwi and Birdlife Park0.9 km
  • Skyline Gondola1 km
  • Bob's Peak1.6 km
  • Queenstown Event Centre5.9 km
  • Skippers Canyon6.3 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 10:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about The Black Sheep Backpackers

Low season

August

High season

March

Average price (weeknight)

$130

Average price (weekend night)

$64
Cheapest month to stay with an average 62% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 72% rise in price.
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When to book a room at The Black Sheep Backpackers

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Top tips for your stay at The Black Sheep Backpackers

  • If you’re after a cheap room at The Black Sheep Backpackers, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and September.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at The Black Sheep Backpackers, plan to stay on a Friday or Monday. The most expensive day is usually Saturday.
  • The cheapest price a room at The Black Sheep Backpackers was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $68, while the most expensive was $78.
  • How long should you stay at The Black Sheep Backpackers? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at The Black Sheep Backpackers

  • Where is The Black Sheep Backpackers located?

    The Black Sheep Backpackers is located at 13 Frankton Road, 0.4 km from the centre of Queenstown. Queenstown Beach is the closest landmark to The Black Sheep Backpackers.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Black Sheep Backpackers?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at The Black Sheep Backpackers.

  • Does The Black Sheep Backpackers offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Black Sheep Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Black Sheep Backpackers from the airport?

    The Black Sheep Backpackers is 5.8 km from Queenstown Intl. The Black Sheep Backpackers is 155.2 km from Dunedin.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Black Sheep Backpackers hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Black Sheep Backpackers in Queenstown and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Black Sheep Backpackers and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Black Sheep Backpackers.

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Good to know

Value for money

7.6

Distance to city centre

0.4 km

Nearest airport

Queenstown Intl

Distance to airport

6.1 km