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Downtown Backpackers

4.0 of 5 Hostel   |   1 Bunny St | PO Box 3071, Wellington, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a double en suite for a week of busy appointments. The room was clean and neat and tidy. The staff helpful and polite - It is well situated near a supermarket, pharmacy and main bus routes all of which made my stay a good one. The only comment would be to improve the WiFi access and prices/system. Very... More

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Wanganui, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You get exactly what you expect for the price. Everything was clean, staff were friendly and the location was ideal. At $30 all I expected was a bed in somewhere warm and clean and that's exactly what I got. To top it off the bar had Jenga, Connect 4, darts & pool to go with relatively cheap beer ($6.50), a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately, Downtown BPs is the best BBH hostel in Wellington and I didn't want to go to a non-BBH hostel and pay more, so we ended up staying there for a few nights. The rooms are clean and so are the bathrooms, the kitchen is fairly clean and so are the common areas. I didn't feel very comfortable during my... More

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Bega, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived in Wellington after midnight and it was very good that there was a 24 hour check-in. Dining room was warm and welcoming. The kitchen facilities were good. Old style heritage decor was appealing. Rooms small but cosy. Shower over bath was good. On the deck outside our window there were two Black backed gulls which were entertaining. Staff... More

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60 reviews 60 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband & I were staying at the Wellington Motorcamp near the Ferry, after looking around Wellington for the day we were on our way back to the Motorhome & looking for a pub to have dinner, ended up here checked out the menu food looked good ok that will do us, staff were very friendly food was great under... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a 6 bed dorm for two nights here... Pros: friendly, helpful staff Great location - not too far to walk into the city centre, very handy for the train station & ferry terminals Good hot showers Big kitchen Building with character Cons: Worst nights' sleep I have ever had in a dorm (and I have slept in a... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stay here a few times before moving to wellington full time, good hostel, a little dated but very friends staff and very clean. Had a single room with shared ensuite the first time I stayed which was on the main road side so was loud at night and the mattress was old and uncomfortable, second time much nicer same... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I just stayed for one night in a double,private room with own bathroom. Great to have after so much travelling. Great location across from railway station and bluebridge ferry... Very close to city centre by looks of things. Will be back to stay again, for longer next time... Enjoyed my meal in their cafe too.

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Fuerteventura, Islas Canarias, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The location is actually very good it's just across to the railway station, and the place is clean but the vibe is just terrible, it's like a spooky hostel combined with waterloo Hotel...there are just strange people but on the reception were friendly tho,,, i wouldn't go back if you pay me 1.000 000 euros, so that's all

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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

due to another hotel booking being mucked up,I rang numerous places and come upon this place,the lady on the phone was very good and found room for two of us who had travevelled to wellington for the AB,s vs RSA game.the rooms were very nice and had onsuites,tv.We were offered a great price for breakfast if booking early . everything... More

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Address: 1 Bunny St | PO Box 3071, Wellington, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Downtown Backpackers 4*
Number of rooms: 120
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