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YHA Wellington New Zealand

5.0 of 5 Hostel   |   292 Wakefield St | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have never stayed in YHA before but was pleasantly surprised. We had two rooms, one was a twin room with ensuite which had a TV and kettle with free tea plus a plunger with free coffee. The view was of a wall. The other room was a 4 beds with ensuite, more basic but still good with a view... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location - right in the centre of the city. Room was good if not a bit basic. Very big Hostel with two very large kitchens and these seem like they are always busy. Lots of big groups stay here, most seem to be sports teams. Lots of dressing up, drinking and being loud on all levels and communal space... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place was clean. Beds were stable and quite nice. Toilet was fine too. Hot water was fine. Heating was okay too. Probably one of the best YHA stays in NZ which I had. Parking may just be troublesome as they don't seem to have free private parking.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basic double room. Clean with towels. Showers were clean too (dorm showers). Wifi worked better on my laptop then my boyfriends phone. Central location. $6 breakfast from the cafe is hot drink of your choice with a bagel but the kitchen is huge and clean. The whole hostel is massive but very quite.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

HUGE dorms! Great beds, clean showers (with great pressure), good wifi ( free with membership), nice staff. Fresh barista made coffee to get you going in the morning. Too bed I only spent one night. Would stay here again.

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YHANZ, Manager at YHA Wellington New Zealand, responded to this review

Well shucks, Thanks Justin. Come back anytime! Kieran O'Regal Operations Manager YHA Wellington More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My friends and I had a 4-bed private room with ensuite while we were here for 2 nights in April, and overall it was a really good experience-- we were checked in without too much fuss, and our room was clean, comfortable, and roomy. The ensuite was great too! It was also centrally located, and very close to all the... More

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YHANZ, Manager at YHA Wellington New Zealand, responded to this review

Hi there Tamara, A great big thank you for your wonderful review, you have been really objective and have made great observations, you should consider writing reviews for a living! We have some good news with regards to some of the not so great experiences as well. We are currently installing a brand new Wi-Fi system that will provide even... More

Perth, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We stayed here with our two children in a family room. It was clean and roomy. Other families stayed too so our children lived it. Has two huge kitchens to cook in and loads of room in huge fridges to keep your cool things in. The TV room is great for the kids. The was some noise but didn't last... More

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Essex, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly for such a big hostel. Excellent location close to the heart of the city with clean rooms and bathroom facilities. I always felt safe here as a lone female traveller. I went in the new zealand winter and the hostel was always warm. Onwards booking for South Island hostels was a breeze. The hostel had lots of tourist... More

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Cooma, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

My third stay - always excellent value. Location ideal for sightseeing, Te Papa museum (a must), waterfront, good supermarket and great fish and chips nearby! Two well-equipped kitchens, everywhere clean, and staff friendly and helpful. Definitely one of the best hostels anywhere.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

4 things about this place staff were very very nice rooms were very clean and close to everything you will need to do well for me anyway and the 4th thing is don't wear a loose hat as you will have it blown off -- no lots of laugh great place to stop while in windy Wellington thanks heaps guys... More

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Address: 292 Wakefield St | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — YHA Wellington New Zealand 5*
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