4.5 out of 5

"Clean warm comfortable bed. Close to everything we wanted to see. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 20 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

YHA Wellington City - Hostel puts you in the heart of Wellington, within steps of popular attractions like Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Waterfront. Highlights at this hostel include free in-room WiFi.

The hostel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 8:00 AM and noon.

Attractions within a short walk walk of this 5-star Te Aro hostel include Courtenay Place and Oriental Parade.

Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (6 Bed)

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Triple Private

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Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom (6 Bed)

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Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (6 Bed)

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Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom (8 Bed)

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6 Bed Male Dorm

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YHA Wellington City - Hostel ratings based on 144 Verified Reviews

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

Guest reviews for YHA Wellington City - Hostel

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great location. Quiet, well staffed. All good.,........

Posted by on 18 May 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2019

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2 out of 5
Location is great but the shared bathroom was dire with a metal hand basin that wouldn’t look out of place in a prison and mould in the shower. Wasn’t expecting 5 star luxury but very disappointed with old, tired amenities that weren’t clean or functional.

Posted by on 19 Apr. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5
Very clean and great staff. Better than some hotels in Wellington.

Posted by on 14 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Mar. 2019

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1 out of 5
Very central Disliked inconsiderate people who talk loudly, sing and make a noise at 3am, 4am, 5am

Posted by on 15 Feb. 2019

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About the YHA Wellington City - Hostel

Location 292 Wakefield St, Wellington, 6001

Property Features

There's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities are also featured at the eco-friendly YHA Wellington City - Hostel. This 5-star Wellington hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 133 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) (8 km / 5 mi)
  • Train station: Wellington Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

YHA Wellington City - Hostel offers 133 forms of shared accommodation. This Wellington hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Accommodations are shared

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a continental breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to noon.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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 are 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. No on-site parking is available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 6 for adults and NZD $6 for children (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • YHA Wellington City Backpacker Hostel
  • YHA Wellington City Backpacker
  • YHA Wellington City Hostel
  • YHA Wellington City

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Backpacker property has been rated 5 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®