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Nomads Capital Hostel Wellington

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
Nomads Capital is a 5 star flashpacker hostel right in the heart of Wellington. Five minutes walk from the vibrant Cuba Street, bustling Courtenay Place, beautiful waterfront and award winning Te Papa Museum. With a range of rooms to suit every traveller and budget, and our own on-site bar and Travel Desk, we can take care of your every need while you are in town. This really is the perfect place to stay!
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Property amenities
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Paid Wifi
Paid Internet
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
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Centrally Located
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All reviews bar next door free dinner free pancakes free tea and coffee communal areas key card couple of nights location is great te papa staff were friendly and helpful south island city centre cuba st central wellington ensuite street wifi
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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

I think it is unacceptable to fail to say on the website that no alcohol is allowed on site. You only find out when you’ve paid, and no refund given if alcohol found on you and you are evicted. A shame because the hostel itself...More

Thank HKinsey
Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded June 21, 2018

Hi thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We are disappointed to hear you think we are false advertising as nowhere online do we advertise that alcohol may be consumed inside the hostel premises. Unfortunately New Zealand licensing laws prevents us from...More

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

This was the perfect place for me to get set up in Wellington ( where I now live). Staff were perfect. Really friendly and helped me choose a mobile network and with the ird. Amazing recommendations in the city also. Donna was so friendly every...More

Thank JasonN2378
Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded June 21, 2018

Hi, thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We thank you for all your positive feedback on the hostel and will be sure to pass on your comments to the staff! We always love hearing positive stories from our fellow guests and...More

Reviewed June 5, 2018

This hostel was not up to normal NZ standards. The woman at check in was extremely rude and unhelpful when all I wanted was to pay and get room key, had the nerve to roll her eyes at me multiple times... Extremely disappointing that there...More

Thank jessicab953
Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded June 21, 2018

Hi, thanks for taking the time to write us a review and we agree we do have a great location! We apologise for the customer service you received on check in and we have addressed this staff member directly as this is not the standard...More

Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of months and I have to say it was a great time. Clean kitchen and bathrooms, free tea and coffee, free pancakes in the morning and free meal in the bar next door. For that price you can't find anything...More

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Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded June 21, 2018

Hi, thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We thank you for all your positive feedback about our staff members and will be sure to pass on you comments to the ones mentioned! We are glad you enjoyed all the facilities the...More

Reviewed May 18, 2018

Just to stay a night if you have to be in Wellington to go elsewhere . It's a very impersonal hostel, more like a hotel with rooms used as dorms. People is not interested about talking with others. I had a very bad experience with...More

Thank EMonle
Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded June 21, 2018

Hi, thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We are glad to hear our staff members were able to resolve any issues brought to their attention no matter what the time. We do agree we have a great location and and happy...More

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November 1, 2017|
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Response from Mischale C | Reviewed this property |
There is nearby parking in parking buildings but its quite expensive per hour. I parked on my previous visit along the waterfront about 20-25 minutes walk away from Nomads. I just kept driving round the waterfront until... More
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Carmen W
October 26, 2014|
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Response from NomadsCapital118 | Property representative |
Hi Carmen Thanks very much for getting in touch. The female dorms are situated on the first floor but we would be happy to try to put you in one that is furthest from the bar. Alternatively we have mixed 4 bed dorms with... More
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fantomai
September 26, 2014|
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Response from NomadsCapital118 | Property representative |
Hi there, sorry for the delay in coming back to you. Check in is anytime from 2pm and check out is 10am. If you arrive earlier that 2pm you are more than welcome to store your luggage free of charge, help yourself to tea and... More
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"Centrally located"
lieselnwafor
Jul. 8, 2018
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"Decent prices if your budget travelling."
G2503ZZkarenb
Mar. 25, 2018
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"Stay somewhere else"
994devinr
Mar. 9, 2018
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"The 8-bed dorm I stayed in was very unpleasant due to lack of airflow. I don't know about the other..."
730maddyc
Mar. 5, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$18 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
nomads capital hostel wellington hotel wellington
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandGreater WellingtonWellington
NUMBER OF ROOMS
48
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