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Hikurangi Stayplace - Hostel

Hotel Class
2 out of 5



4.4 / 5Excellent
27 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking
  • Free airport shuttle


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum
    19 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Moutoa Gardens
    2 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Queens Park
    3 min drive
  • Airport
    Whanganui (WAG)
    9 min drive

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+64 9913 4658

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    About this area


    Located in Whanganui, Hikurangi Stayplace - Hostel is in the city centre and near the boardwalk. Ward Observatory and Memorial Tower are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Watt Fountain and Moutoa Gardens. Durie Hill Elevator and Bason Botanic Gardens are also worth visiting.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Whanganui Riverboat Centre and Museum - 19 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Moutoa Gardens - 2 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Whanganui Museum - 2 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Queens Park - 3 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Sarjeant Gallery - 3 min drive

    Getting around

    • Whanganui (WAG) - 9 min drive

    About this property

    Hikurangi Stayplace - Hostel

    A conference centre, a business centre and conference space are available at this hostel. Free continental breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and free airport pick-up. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and an arcade/games room are on-site. Rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access and showers.

    Property amenities


    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and public transport

    • Free self parking
    • Free extended parking
    • Free 24-hour pick-up airport shuttle
    • Airport shuttle on request

    Food and drink

    • Free continental breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM

    Things to do

    • Arcade/game room
    • Billiards/pool table

    Family friendly

    • Arcade/game room
    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Free cots/infant beds
    • Laundry facilities
    • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


    • Free newspapers in reception

    Guest services

    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Front desk (limited hours)
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Tour/ticket assistance
    • Wedding services

    Languages spoken

    • English

    Business services

    • 2 meeting rooms
    • Business centre
    • Conference centre (1399 square feet of space)


    • BBQ grill(s)
    • Garden
    • Picnic area
    • Terrace


    • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility


    • TV in reception

    Room amenities


    • Free cots/infant beds
    • Heating
    • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


    • Hairdryer (on request)
    • Shower

    Food and drink

    • Shared kitchen

    Nearby activities


    • Theme parks


    5 - Excellent
    4 - Good
    3 - Okay
    2 - Mediocre
    1 - Poor
    Service and Staff
    Property condition

    4/5 Good

    Nice place to stay

    Quite lovely gardens

    Stayed 1 night in Apr. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Dec. 2018

    4/5 Good

    Lovely homestead

    Enjoyed breakfasts. Friendly smiling service. That's it.

    Stayed 2 nights in Nov. 2017

    4/5 Good


    Lovely hosts, very clean and comfortable, including kitchen. Good location

    Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2017

    4/5 Good

    Great stay in an interesting building

    Interesting staying in what was once a 'rest home' or 'aged care facility'. The original house was fascinating and the owners were very willing to share the history of the place and show us around. A great location, close to everything.

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