On Top Backpackers

On Top Backpackers


12 Filleul Street, Dunedin, New Zealand

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On Top Backpackers Information

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of On Top Backpackers, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on 30 November 2023.
Conveniently located, On Top Backpackers offers easy access to Dunedin's popular tourist attractions. It has free wireless internet, a bar and is a stone's throw from the Dunedin Public Libraries.

Good to know

To City Centre0.2 km
Nearest airportDunedin
Distance to airport24.0 km


Check-in time14:00
Check-out time10:00
InternetWi-Fi available in all areas
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+64 3477 6121

Amenities at On Top Backpackers

Top features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric blankets
  • Electric kettle
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Breakfast included
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Kitchenware
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Lowered sink
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Outdoor dining area
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Coffee shop
  • Privacy curtain
  • Private bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage available
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Adults only
  • EV charging station
  • Seating area
  • Shampoo
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Dishwasher
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Oven
  • First-aid kit
  • Microwave
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • Balcony
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Stovetop
  • Body soap
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Carpeted
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Safe
  • City view
  • Cleaning products
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins
  • Tumble dryer
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Washing machine


  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Golf
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Evening entertainment
  • Pool table


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access
  • Ticket service
  • Airport shuttle

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Reviews for On Top Backpackers

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Where is On Top Backpackers?

Find the exact location and address of On Top Backpackers in Dunedin, making it easy to plan your travel logistics. Landmark and ‘Getting Around’ data was last updated on 30 November 2023.

Most popular landmarks

Dunedin Town Hall0.2 km
Otago Settlers Museum0.5 km
The Fletcher House10.1 km
Port Chalmers Museum11.3 km
NZ Marine Studies Centre and Aquarium11.8 km
Brighton Beach16.1 km

FAQs when booking at On Top Backpackers

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding bookings, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at On Top Backpackers. FAQs were last updated on 30 November 2023.

How close is On Top Backpackers to the nearest airport, Dunedin Airport?

At 24 km away, Dunedin Airport is the closest airport to On Top Backpackers. The average expected drive time from On Top Backpackers to Dunedin Airport is 0h 18m. It’s a good idea to research traffic trends between your hotel and the airport.

What is the best way for guests to get from Dunedin Airport to On Top Backpackers?

For the most freedom while visiting Dunedin, consider hiring a car for about $105/day and parking it at On Top Backpackers where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for On Top Backpackers guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Dunedin.

How close is On Top Backpackers from the Dunedin city centre?

The centre of Dunedin CBD, Dunedin, is just 0.7 km away from the front doors of On Top Backpackers. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Larnach Castle, which you can get to from On Top Backpackers using any means of transportation.

What is the On Top Backpackers phone number?

If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +64 3477 6121 to talk to a On Top Backpackers front desk representative.

Does On Top Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, On Top Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at On Top Backpackers?

The standard check-out time at On Top Backpackers is 10:00. Guests can usually check-in from 14:00. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

How much does it cost to stay at On Top Backpackers, Dunedin?

$27 per night is the best price found recently for a room at On Top Backpackers, with average deals around $52 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.

Does On Top Backpackers have a laundry service?

On Top Backpackers does have a laundry service. Contact the property for details. Guests can also use ironing facilities.

How far is On Top Backpackers from Otago Museum?

On Top Backpackers is about 1 km from Otago Museum, one of Dunedin’s most popular landmarks.

Is On Top Backpackers close to Dunedin Town Hall?

The distance from On Top Backpackers to Dunedin Town Hall is 0.2 km.

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