The Black Sheep Backpackers

The Black Sheep Backpackers

13 Frankton Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3442 7289
C$ 49

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based on 976 reviews

The Black Sheep Backpackers
Sat 30/9
Wed 4/10
Room type
Nightly total
Standard Room
C$ 49
Deluxe room
C$ 51
Double room
C$ 123

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
Property Location With a stay at The Black Sheep Backpackers in Queenstown (Queenstown City Centre), you'll be a 4-minute walk from Lake Wakatipu and 14 minutes by foot from Skyline Gondola. This ski hostel is 10.7 mi (17.3 km) from Coronet Peak Ski Area and 14.5 mi (23.4 km) from The Remarkables Ski Area. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. - Lake Wakatipu - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi - Queenstown Ice Arena - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi - Church of St Peters - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi - Williams Cottage - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi - Queenstown Mall - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi - St Josephs Parish - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi - Queenstown Arts Centre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi - Queenstown Gardens - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi - Skycity Queenstown Casino - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi - Toi o Tahuna - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi - Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi - Steamer Wharf - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi - TSS Earnslaw Steamship - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi - Fear Factory Queenstown - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi - SKYCITY Wharf Casino - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi.The nearest major airport is Queenstown Intl. Airport (ZQN) - 7 km / 4.4 mi. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 24 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms feature showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a computer station, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and luggage storage. Limited parking is available onsite.

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

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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
  • Hot tub

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 sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • 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
  • Ski-in/Ski-out


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

Media and entertainment

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


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Garden


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

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • Ticket service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Tour desk

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Street parking
  • Parking

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Designated smoking area


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Computer use available
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment

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


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



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


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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 3:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM 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 5.9 km from Queenstown Intl. The Black Sheep Backpackers is 155.3 km from Dunedin.

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Distance to downtown

0.4 km

Nearest Airport

Queenstown Intl

Distance to airport

6.1 km