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    YHA Wellington

    292 Wakefield Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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    5 Nov. 6 Nov.
    USD 65*
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    Traveller (92)
    Room & Suite (28)
    Dining (7)
    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good41%
    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “tv room” (28 reviews)
    “te papa museum” (47 reviews)
    “free wifi” (48 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    My room was uncomfortable, the sink was very difficult to use because it was very small and it was very, very hot in my room because of the sun, even with the curtains shut. The staff had no solution but to tell me to open...More

    Thank ladyoftherose
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 17 May 2017

    Kia Ora Ladyoftherose Thanks for your feedback. I’m sorry to hear your room was so uncomfortable, this is the first report we’ve had of it being too warm at night from that side of the building. We do recommend opening the windows as the first...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2017

    Excellent location - very close to supermarket, bars/restaurants and public transport to/from station/airport. Short walk to main attractions such as Te Papa and Wellington Museum. Clean hostel with modern facilities. 2 kitchens available to guests. I stayed for 4 nights. The bed was comfortable and...More

    Thank Jan C
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 9 May 2017

    Hey Jan C Thanks for your review. It's a relief to hear our location was convenient for you and our staff were friendly. We are very lucky to be situated so closely to Wellington's transport networks, bars, restaurants and attractions, and having the supermarket just...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    This is a clean and modern hostel with great facilities. The guest's kitchen is large, the self-service laundry costs $4 including washing liquid and the rooms are a reasonable size. This is the best hostel I've stayed in in New Zealand and I would highly...More

    Thank Hazza656
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 8 May 2017

    Hey Hazza656 Thank you for your review. I’ll pass your comments on to our housekeepers who work relentlessly to keep our property up to standards, all of whom are travellers like yourself. I’m proud you’ve ranked us so highly in your experiences and greatly appreciate...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    Stayed there for one night recently with my 8 year old son. His comment when he saw the room was 'its small' lol. Luckily I already knew what to expect! As the previous reviewers have said, the rooms are small, but very clean. The walls...More

    Thank kiasusee
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 30 April 2017

    Hey Kiasusee Thanks for your review, I’m glad you and your son chose to stay with us. There’s nothing quite like the honest opinion of an 8-year-old but when you stay just for the night the size of the room isn’t too inconvenient. Becoming a...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    Great hostel, clean with excellent facilities. A well stocked kitchen and nice hot showers. Hostel is also in a great location, super close to the main bus stop to/from the airport. A great supermarket next door and walking distance to main attractions (Te Papa). I...More

    Thank Kit Y
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 26 April 2017

    Hey Kit Y Thanks for your review. I’m pleased you had such a great stay, it’s nice to hear you found the facilities to be well stocked and your bed was clean and comfortable, this is most important after all! Our location is incredibly convenient...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • USD 22 - USD 71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 300
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    • North Island >
    • Greater Wellington >
    • Wellington
    • Also Known As
    • Yha Wellington City Hotel Wellington
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    Traveller (92)
    Room & Suite (28)
    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Bathroom (3)
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    RaoulKoerner
    23 March 2017|
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    Response from Mahina19632015 | Reviewed this property |
    No tent sites situated middle of the city.
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    Mark P
    30 April 2016|
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    Response from Mahina19632015 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi I stayed in a seperate room, whch was nice more private, when we went down to use the shared facilities yes there were lock up lockers are available.
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    7 September 2015|
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    Response from Mahina19632015 | Reviewed this property |
    Very important, I found the YHA on line, cost, value for your buck, reception staff are a crucial link in dealing with customers of all ages and nationalities.
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