On Top Backpackers
Ontop is a purpose built backpackers, 100% compliant to the new earthquake building standard and situated above a cosy cafe & bar located in the heart of Dunedin.
We aim to provide the ultimate Dunedin experience for all you young and hip or just plain hip travellers! We have rooms to suit everyone, from dormitories to private rooms with or without an ensuite.
You can enjoy the Dunedin sun on our spacious sun deck or come downstairs and try our range of magnificent craft beers over a friendly game of pool or even watch a classic film in our very own stylish cinema!
We are only a minute’s walk to the city’s best bars, cafes, restaurants and shopping. Our friendly staff will share inside knowledge of tours and the bountiful treasures Dunedin has to offer.
Whether its roaming the spectacular coastline of the Otago peninsula or exploring Dunedin’s array of historical and heritage architecture, with its great central location and excellent facilities, Ontop is a great place to stay, relax and enjoy the Deep South!
So come join us and soak up Dunedin’s atmosphere!
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Key Card Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Reception hours are between 8 am to 10 pm.
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We are located on the corner of Moray Place and Filleul Street. This is about a minutes walk from the Octagon. We are within walking distance to the i-site, Supermarkets and Dunedins popular Bars.
Atomic, Bottom Bus, Catlins Coaster, Magic, and Stray Buses drop off at our door, as do most local tour buses.
Walking: From the Octagon walk through Municiple Lane (which is next to the Dunedin City Council), we are across the road at the end of the lane.
Driving: Turn off Moray Place onto Filleul Street, we are located next to a parking lot.