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292 Wakefield Street Te Aro, Wellington 6011 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

Obviously a great budget option but zero heating, not enough blankets and I'm freezing at YHA right now! Otherwise everything is great just don't know why there is some kind of heating. This would be awful in winter.

Thank MoNeek23
Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly staff. Dorm room nice, spacious, large lockers and ample natural light. Kitchen, lounge facilities very good. Personal bed light was poor, just a bright wall-mounted light that illuminates the entire room instead of the optimum focused flexible task light. Dorm room was uncomfortbly under-heated...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 1 week ago

At 53, I was very wary about staying at a Youth Hostel but was talked into it by my teenage daughter. I have to say I was so impressed. For the $80 we paid for a twin room it was great value for money -...More

Thank TaniaM3823
Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually stay at this hostel when in Wellington as it is perfectly situated - walking distance to just about everywhere I want to go, and so handy to the airport bus! My private/ensuite room was clean and comfortable, although I did miss a luggage...More

Thank margitrawlins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We coming to Wellington, I like to stay here. My snobby mates stay in hotels. Private room is always fresh, clean. Linen is crisp fresh. Towels as well. I like that lots people around of all ages. The abolition block is always of a high...More

Thank Mykara
Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 3 days ago

Kia ora Mykara. Thank you so much for the fabulous review of our hostel recently and we're pleased that you managed to quench your thirst for adventure in Wellington. We even accept snobby mates! Chris ~ Area Hostel Manager.

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Ultra clean, modern, bright, fun and friendly, the YHA Wellington hostel has a wide range of comfortable accommodation from our spacious 4-share ensuite dorm rooms to our deluxe private ensuite rooms. With a ...More 5-star Gold Qualmark rating you would hardly know you were backpacking. The hostel boasts two large and extremely well-equipped kitchens as well as many spacious and comfortable lounge areas, making this backpackers a perfect choice for large numbers of backpackers and for group accommodation. Enjoy 2GB free WiFi per day, our onsite espresso bar, the stellar view from our 6th floor laundry (yes, really!), and our amazing location right by the harbour in the CBD. Our friendly staff are on hand to assist and can let you know top travel tips, the best places to park, and help with any travel or activity bookings free of charge. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
300
Price range
US$20 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Yha Wellington City Hotel Wellington
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
300
Price range
US$20 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Yha Wellington City Hotel Wellington
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
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Traveller (113)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (17)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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mallory910
May 5, 2018|
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Response from Auntylily2015 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know it is ok to have wine with your meal, I may be wrong! No doubt this privilege would be dependent on responsible consumption by responsible adults.
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RaoulKoerner
March 23, 2017|
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Response from Mahina19632015 | Reviewed this property |
No tent sites situated middle of the city.
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Mark P
April 30, 2016|
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Response from Mahina19632015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I stayed in a seperate room, whch was nice more private, when we went down to use the shared facilities yes there were lock up lockers are available.
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Room Tips
"Room 6-03 has nice view of Mount Victoria."
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"If you're over dorm rooms, get a private one."
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"Male 4 bed ensuite rooms always seem to face the harbour so upper floors give a great view. And check out the..."
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"I stayed in a solo room but that was simply my preference."
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