Hostels in Wellington

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Save 10% or more on select stays with Expedia Rewards

Most hotels are fully refundable. Because flexibility matters.

Featured Hostels in Wellington

The Cambridge Hotel
2 out of 5
28 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$95 per night from 6 Feb. to 7 Feb.
Located in Te Aro, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Embassy Theatre and Courtenay Place. St James Theatre and Waitangi Park are also within 10 minutes. Wellington Station is 25 minutes by foot.
3.9/5 Good! (754 reviews)
Another happy stay
"Staff were cheerful and helpful. Room was changed at the last minute, staff had been instructed to confirm what I wanted before I checked in :-) Pity the bistro was closed, but lovely girl on reception gave me alternative options for dinner :-)"

Reviewed on 21 Sep. 2021

The Cambridge Hotel
Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers
2 out of 5
1 Bunny Street Wellington Cbd, Wellington
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$72 per night from 3 Feb. to 4 Feb.
Located in Pipitea, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Waterfront. Lambton Quay and Sky Stadium are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is only a 1-minute walk.
3.8/5 Good! (763 reviews)
"Hotel was clean, however very loud at night time."

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2021

Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers
YHA Wellington City - Hostel
5 out of 5
292 Wakefield St, Wellington
Located in Te Aro, this eco-friendly hostel is steps away from Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Waterfront. Courtenay Place and Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is 22 minutes by foot.
4.4/5 Excellent! (297 reviews)
"Central location."

Reviewed on 12 Oct. 2021

YHA Wellington City - Hostel
You could be seeing lower prices

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
Lodge in the City - Hostel
1 out of 5
152 Taranaki Street, Wellington
Located in Te Aro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District, Wellington Waterfront and Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand). Cuba Street Mall and Courtenay Place are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is 24 minutes by foot.
2.8/5 (482 reviews)
"Liked location -- close to town. Cheap price Place was old and tired. Closing reception at 5 pm (that I was not aware of) is way too early for last check in. Host mentioned they contacted me by hotmail about this on the day, but when travelling do not have access to email. Room faced the main road ..."

Reviewed on 27 Apr. 2021

Lodge in the City - Hostel
The Marion Hostel
2 out of 5
13 Marion St, Wellington, Wellington
The price is NZ$109 per night from 3 Feb. to 4 Feb.
Located in Te Aro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District, Wellington Waterfront and Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand). Cuba Street Mall and Courtenay Place are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is 23 minutes by foot.
4.8/5 Exceptional! (25 reviews)
Best hostel going
"Best hostel I've stayed in. I didn't but, if you're a young professional it's a top environment to work, cook and stay at a reasonable price"

Reviewed on 4 Oct. 2021

The Marion Hostel
Nomads Capital Backpackers Wellington
5 out of 5
118 Wakefield St, Wellington
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$110 per night from 30 Jan. to 31 Jan.
Located in Te Aro, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Waterfront. Cuba Street Mall and Lambton Quay are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is 18 minutes by foot.
3.9/5 Very Good! (454 reviews)
"You get what you pay for and this was budget accommodation. But it was close to the location we wanted and the bed was comfy."

Reviewed on 25 Mar. 2021

Nomads Capital Backpackers Wellington
Trek Global Backpackers
2 out of 5
9 O’Reily Avenue, Wellington
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$90 per night from 29 Jan. to 30 Jan.
Located in Te Aro, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District, Wellington Waterfront and Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand). Victoria University of Wellington and Lambton Quay are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is 17 minutes by foot.
4.1/5 Very Good! (146 reviews)
"Trek global is an awesome backpacker facility. I experienced good hospitality and housekeeping. A special mentioning about Sharon ( receptionist, she was in the morning shift on 19th July ) she is a great asset to your company as she has amazing customer service skills and I have observed that she ..."

Reviewed on 23 Jul. 2021

Trek Global Backpackers
The Dwellington - Hostel
2 out of 5
8 Halswell Street, Thorndon, Wellington
Located in Thorndon, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Katherine Mansfield Birthplace, Old St Paul's and Parliament House. Sky Stadium and Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) are also within 1 mi (2 km). Wellington Station is 10 minutes by foot and Wellington Kaiwharawhara Station is 26 minutes.
4.3/5 Excellent! (213 reviews)
Good enough and walking distance to bus station
"This is near the Beehive, Bus & train station just 10-15mins walk and beside the Chinese Embassy if I am correct. New World is just a few walks away across the street. It's a bit far from the main CBD and Te Papa but as long as the weather permits it is ok to walk. Cleanroom I booked our own twin ..."

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2021

The Dwellington - Hostel
Boulcott Hall
2 out of 5
47 Boulcott St, Wellington
Located in Wellington CBD, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Waterfront. Lambton Quay and Victoria University of Wellington are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is 16 minutes by foot.
4.3/5 Excellent! (25 reviews)
"A perfectly placed hostel within a few minutes walk to everything of interest."

Reviewed on 14 Jan. 2020

Boulcott Hall
Wild Zebra Backpackers
2 out of 5
58 TORY ST., Wellington
Located in Te Aro, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Wellington Central Business District and Wellington Waterfront. Courtenay Place and Cuba Street Mall are also within 2 miles (3 km). Wellington Station is 23 minutes by foot.
2.8/5 (28 reviews)
"Tired, old property. I had a queen room with en-suite. Noisy hallways."

Reviewed on 13 Nov. 2019

Wild Zebra Backpackers
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Wellington
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Other property types in Wellington

Rydges Wellington

Rydges Wellington

4.5 out of 5
75 Featherston St, Wellington
The price is NZ$179 per night from 30 Jan. to 31 Jan.
4.2/5 Very Good! (972 reviews)
"Rydges Wellington was great for our 2 night stay ...room was good and so was the breakfast"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2022

Rydges Wellington
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

4.5 out of 5
147 The Terrace, Wellington
The price is NZ$159 per night from 13 Feb. to 14 Feb.
4.2/5 Excellent! (973 reviews)
"A very nice hotel in an excellent location. I was pleasantly surprised that - unlike other hotels in Wellington - the parking was readily available, and not cramped."

Reviewed on 23 Jan. 2022

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
Travelodge Hotel Wellington

Travelodge Hotel Wellington

4 out of 5
2-6 Gilmer Terrace, Wellington
The price is NZ$152 per night from 20 Feb. to 21 Feb.
4.1/5 Very Good! (985 reviews)
"The first budget hotel i've been to with AMAZING soap, shampoo and conditioner! The rooms are fully equip with what you need, amazing value for price!"

Reviewed on 24 Jan. 2022

Travelodge Hotel Wellington
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

expedia verified reviews