Welcome to Kakapo Lodge Backpackers, Hanmer Springs Accommodation

Kakapo Lodge Backpackers, Hanmer Springs YHA is a two-storey, purpose-built backpackers lodge with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Located just a 2-minute stroll from the village centre and the famous Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa, Kakapo Lodge is an accommodation option with a lot to offer. There are a range of clean, comfortable and affordable options to suit all travellers – take your pick from family rooms, ensuite rooms, standard twin/double rooms and backpacker rooms. All rooms are fully made-up with sheets, duvets and extra blankets for those cold nights. Ensuite rooms are fully serviced with towels, shampoo and soap included as well as tea and coffee-making facilities. Self-contained rooms are available and these have their own kitchenettes.

Kakapo Lodge has fantastic views of the surrounding mountains and is a great base for your family, tramping or mountain-bike adventures.

Enjoy the atmosphere around the cosy log fire during those cooler evenings, chatting with other guests. For summertime relaxation there are sunny decks overlooking the gardens and courtyard with BBQ facilities provided.

Large, well-equipped kitchen and laundry facilities, WiFi, safe storage for your bikes and free parking feature too. Kakapo Lodge is also able to cater for larger groups, family gatherings and school groups, making it an ideal place for families to come and stay with plenty of board games, books and free DVDs to enjoy.

What more do you need to enjoy your stay in this pristine alpine township?

self-contained units with their own kitchenettes fully made-up beds with sheets, duvets and extra blankets

YHA associate hostel