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4.2 out of 5

"Really friendly staff and always happy to help with anything we needed. Great atmosphere, very clean and nice place to stay. Would definitely recommen ... " More

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Twin Room (Bunks) with Shared Bathroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$73* Per night/room 12 Aug. - 13 Aug.

Small Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

1 Bed in a 4 Bed Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Large Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

The Dwellington - Hostel puts you in the heart of Wellington, within just a 10-minute stroll of Katherine Mansfield Birthplace and Old St Paul's. Highlights at this hostel include free continental breakfast and free self parking.

You can enjoy free WiFi and rice cookers, featured in all 9 individually decorated rooms. Refrigerators and stovetops make in-room dining convenient. Bathrooms are shared.

This hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Other amenities include an outdoor tennis court, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also limited parking, along with the convenience of a free ferry terminal shuttle.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 3-star Thorndon hostel include Parliament House and Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station).

The Dwellington - Hostel ratings based on 25 Verified Reviews

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4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Dwellington - Hostel

Everyone (19) Couples (1) Students (2) Family (3)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 31 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Really friendly staff and always happy to help with anything we needed. Great atmosphere, very clean and nice place to stay. Would definitely recommend it to anyone and would stay there again.

Posted by on 28 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Nice central place with cinema room, tennis court, BBQ facilities.

Posted by on 15 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5
Right in the hart of Wellington. Near the ferry. Good breakfast

Posted by on 25 Sep. 2019

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2 out of 5
Should be marketed as backpacker. Not suitable as motel. Very noisy at night. Floor squecks.

Posted by on 2 Aug. 2019

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5 out of 5
Very clean and tidy property, awesome staff and a great nights sleep

Posted by on 2 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5
It was lovely all over. The bed was a little uncomfortable but no biggie though.

Posted by on 14 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
Our stay at The Dwellington was fantastic. We will be recommending it to all our friends and family. Thank you Noah for all your help, courtesy and easy going vibe. Whanau from Brisbane

Posted by on 19 Dec. 2018

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About the The Dwellington - Hostel

Location 8 Halswell Street, Wellington, 6011

Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at The Dwellington - Hostel. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Wellington hostel.

  • 1 building
  • 9 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 2013
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis court1
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Wellington Intl. Airport (WLG) (9.9 km / 6.2 mi)
  • Train station: Wellington Station (0.9 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free ferry terminal shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Dwellington - Hostel offers 9 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens. Each accommodation is individually decorated. This Wellington hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Refrigerators and rice cookers are provided. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Communal kitchen access
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Rice cooker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer available
  • Heating
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 9 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6:30 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

The guestrooms and property amenities at this property are not accessible to wheelchairs at this time.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation.

  • One child stays free
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • UnionPay
  • Staffed front desk
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Property is not currently implementing any enhanced cleaning measures
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards
  • Property is not currently implementing any guest safety measures

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Dwellington Hostel
  • The Dwellington - Hostel Wellington
  • The Dwellington - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

You should know

  • One child 2 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Alcohol isn't served at The Dwellington - Hostel.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.