YHA Wanaka Purple Cow
Address94 Brownston Street Wanaka WanakaSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
In the top echelons of NZ YHAs, the Purple Cow offers a range of shared and private rooms, including some with en suites in a newer building out the back. Best of all are the large lounge, with commanding lake and mountain views, and a wood stove.
Our independent authors have visited YHA Wanaka Purple Cow and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Wanaka.
Description provided by property
YHA Wanaka Purple Cow is a relaxed welcoming backpackers hostel, situated in the stunning alpine village of Lake Wanaka. Our central Wanaka location offers uninterrupted views of Lake Wanaka and the famed Southern Alps, with a range of warm and comfortable accommodation and great communal facilities.
We have a free Pool Table and SKY TV for those lazy days, allowing you to enjoy all the movies and sport you could want.
Why not curl up by the fire in winter enjoying the amazing view over lake Wanaka or grab some grub and enjoy one of our two great BBQ areas during the summer months.
You can book travel activities through the Hostel travel desk including - skydiving, kayaking, rock climbing, mountaineering, horse trekking, fishing and Puzzling World. New Zealand's best ski fields and Mt Aspiring National Park are only 40 minutes drive away.
Services & facilities
- Bicycle Parking
- Free Parking
- Bicycle Hire
- Board games
- Book Exchange
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Games Room
- Pool Table
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Washing machine
- Outdoor Terrace
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Luggage Storage
- Free WiFi
- Internet Access
Rents, repairs and sells bikes, along with snow-sports equipment and clothing. The bike department is around the corner on Pembroke Mall.
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