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    YHA Wellington

    292 Wakefield Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good40%
    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “tv room” (28 reviews)
    “te papa museum” (48 reviews)
    “free wifi” (48 reviews)
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Wellington YHA was a perfect place to come as a family. The rooms were clean and comfy and the common areas were bright and also comfy. This was my second time coming to this hostel and they had gotten rid of the pool table...More

    Thank Emily B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in a dorm room that was comfortable and quiet. The location of the hostel is great if you are spending time in central Wellington. The kitchens and bathrooms, while a bit dated, are clean and functional. Parking on the street across from the...More

    1  Thank Zoe D
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 1 week ago

    Hey Zoe D Thanks for your review. It's nice to hear your room was quiet and comfortable, that's most important! I don't disagree the communal areas are outdated but functional and facilitated they are. For even cheaper parking we recommend Oriental Bay where its $7.50...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a great place to stay. It is close to all Central Wellington great places to visit such as Te Papa, the waterfront, inner city retail and restaurants, public transport etc. On arrival I realised I had lost my wallet -the reception staff member...More

    Thank Auntylily2015
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 1 week ago

    Kia Ora Auntylily2015 Thanks for your feedback. I'm glad you found us to be such excellent accommodation providers. It was I whom assisted in tracking down your missing wallet, it's problem solving like this that keeps me coming back every day, it's immensely fulfilling when...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I found the YHA a clean, central hostel. It is a large hostel and as a solo traveller I was lucky enough to meet some lovely fellow solo travellers in my 4 bed dorm. I found in the communal areas there were lots of friends...More

    Thank Sara C
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 1 week ago

    Hey Sara C Thanks for your review. I'm delighted to hear you met some lovely fellow travellers during your stay, we are blessed to attract a wide range of demographics here. It's great you thought the room was spacious, clean and well equipped. I know...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a private double room (shared bathroom) for only one night. Everything was clean and bright and there were lifts to the upper floors. The $6 breakfast at the cafe was great and they seemed to have lots of information for things to do....More

    Thank 884Katy88
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA WellingtonResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hey 884Katy88 Thanks for your review. I'm glad you found your room to be clean and bright and you appreciated the abundance of information on offer here. Wellington can be notoriously windy and I can only apologise for the disruption it may have caused, they...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • $42 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 300
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    • Yha Wellington City Hotel Wellington
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    RaoulKoerner
    March 23, 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
    April 30, 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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    September 6, 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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    "Rooms not fronting the main street & fire station opposite are quieter."
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    "we were on 3rd floor (really only the 2nd from the ground) and it was not at all noisy"
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    "Female only rooms available"
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    "They are all the same"
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