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Hostel YHA Wellington City - Backpacker - Wellington

5 star Hostel Wellington

292 Wakefield St - Wellington

Price starting from NZD 30 .00
YHA Wellington City is an affordable hotel located close to the waterfront in central Wellington, New Zealand. This hotel offers a friendly, efficient staff and a spacious, modern interior with several floors and rooms.

The hotel offers affordable meal nights, but on those occasions when the cooking is up to you, you'll find a supermarket across the street. Back at the hotel, you can prepare a meal in one of two large, fully-equipped kitchens. Afterwards, relax at the coffee shop or in one of the lounge areas to watch TV and get to know fellow travelers, or spend time in the Internet lounge catching up on email, you may as well take advantage of the free WiFi and connect your mobile device. A pool table is also available.

When you want to get out and explore the area, you can rent a bike from the hotel. Nearby, you can go shopping, browse through New Zealand's national museum, Te Papa; take a Lord of the Rings tour; or visit the Karori Wildlife Sanctuary just outside of town. You can also take in a show at the local cinema or theater and when you get hungry, stop in for a snack at one of the city's many cafes or restaurants.

The property is wheelchair accessible and has an accessible bathroom. Pets are not allowed with the exception of service animals.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 7.9 Good
Based on 3 hotel reviews © 2014

The staff are really friendly (always a lovely smile) and helpful. The location wa...

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Hostel Facilities at YHA Wellington City - Backpacker

  • Bar
  • Cafeteria
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Lift/elevator
  • Laundry room
  • Internet/Email services
  • Billiards / Snooker

Know before you go

Check-in: between 2:00 PM and 10:30 PM.

Check-out: before 10:00 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 5 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 5 stars.

Hostel YHA Wellington City - Backpacker is also known as

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YHA Wellington City - Backpacker Hostel reviews

8.9 Excellent
  • April 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • New Zealand

YHA is close to CBD, good place to stay for people who plan take a ferry to Sauth Island. There is a cup to terminal in the morning. Good location for good money

7.7 Good
  • December 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Poland

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Room Details

YHA Wellington City - Backpacker has 133 guest rooms. Business travelers will have access to wireless high-speed Internet access (charges apply) during their Wellington visit.

Accommodation Services

  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hostel YHA Wellington City - Backpacker

Embassy Theatre - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Waitangi Park - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Courtenay Place - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
St James Theatre - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Te Papa - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
New Zealand Film Archive - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Michael Fowler Centre - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Bucket Fountain - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Cuba Street Mall - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
City-to-Sea Bridge - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Wellington Town Hall - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Civic Square - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
City Gallery Wellington - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Frank Kitts Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Central Library - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
The preferred airport for YHA Wellington City - Backpacker is Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.