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Nomads Capital Hostel Wellington

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“bar next door”(46 reviews)
“free dinner”(34 reviews)
“free pancakes”(20 reviews)
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What's included
Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
5 Star Hotel
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...
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Location and contact
118-120 Wakefield Street | PO Box 11-247, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
4.3 km to Wellington Intl Airport
279 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.4 km from Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)
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All reviewsbar next doorfree dinnerfree pancakesfree tea and coffeeprivate room with ensuitepancake mixown bathroomcommunal areasnoise from the streetmiddle of townlocation is greatenjoyed my staycouple of nightslaundry facilitiesstaff were friendly and helpfulte papacentral location
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Booked two nights through their website on day of arrival. Paid for two nights upon arrival. After spending an hour in the hostel, realizing that there is literally no social aspect, no alcohol alllowed meaning one of the best ways to actually talk to and...More

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Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded May 16, 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to write us a review and we are glad to hear you enjoyed our free breakfast and dinner. Due to New Zealand's licencing laws we are unable to have guests in house drinking alcohol, however we do have...More

Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is a dry hostel, we found out upon arrival, after two days of wine tourism- NOT IDEAL. I can respect they have had problems in the past, but with a private room for three nights, I was totally annoyed as New Zealand is quite...More

Thank Tor W
Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded May 16, 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Due to New Zealand's licencing laws we are unable to have guests in house drinking alcohol. We do however have our hostel bar located next door which offers great food and beverage deals...More

Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Ok so first night here was good, it’s a decent enough location, rooms average. However I have an early flight tomorrow. It is now 1am and it is impossible to sleep due to the ridiculous noise coming from the bar downstairs. Seriously. I have ear...More

Thank Monica W
Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded May 16, 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to write us a review and we are glad you enjoyed our rooms and location. We apologise for the noise from the bar next door and we do work alongside them so if brought to receptions attention, we...More

Reviewed March 25, 2018

I stayed in this hostel for three nights as part of my G Adventures tour. I felt it was in a good location and it was clean and comfortable. My negative points are that you had to pay for wifi and the connection was terrible,...More

Thank Karen B
Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded April 3, 2018

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Being apart of a tour guests have set rooms your more than welcome to upgrade to private rooms if that was a better suit for next time! Our Wifi is $4 for 24...More

Reviewed March 22, 2018

The hostel is very well located. But, the Wifi is not included and the rooms are very small and hot in the summer. Bathrooms are shared but pretty clean. The kitchen is way to small for such a big hostel. It gets crowded especially in...More

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Response from NomadsCapital118, Manager at Nomads Capital Hostel WellingtonResponded April 3, 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to write us a review, Being in a bigger dorm in the summer can be on the warmer side we do have smaller dorms for next time! We do agree our kitchen is on the smaller side therefore...More

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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. ...More 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! Less
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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G2101BTthomasl
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"
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"Decent prices if your budget travelling."
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"Stay somewhere else"
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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 rooms."
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