Located in Wellington, YHA Wellington City - Hostel is in the city centre and near the beach. Wellington Zoo is a popular area attraction and if an activity is on the agenda, Interislander Ferry Terminal and Wellington Waterfront are worth checking out. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Wellington Town Hall, or consider a night out at The Opera House. Guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.
Eco-friendly Wellington hostel in Te Aro, walk to Wellington Waterfront
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free hostel has a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff and a TV in a common area are on-site. All 133 shared rooms feature free WiFi and DVD players. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with cable channels.
YHA Wellington City - Hostel offers 133 forms of shared accommodation with DVD players. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
Awards and affiliations
Green/Sustainable Property This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and public transport
Free self-parking on site
Food and drink
Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–noon: NZD 6 per person
1 coffee shop
Things to do
Front desk (limited hours)
If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Staffed front desk
Pets not allowed
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 6 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
You need to know
This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts major credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Backpacker property has been rated 5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Property is also known as
YHA Backpacker Hostel Wellington City
YHA Wellington City Backpacker
YHA Wellington City Hostel
YHA Wellington City
YHA Wellington City Hostel
YHA Wellington City - Hostel Wellington
YHA Wellington City - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Frequently asked questions
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
Self-parking is free at this property.
Check-in is from 2 PM - 10:30 PM.
Checkout is at 10 AM.
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.
Yes, YHA Wellington City - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YHA Wellington City - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
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