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Yha Wellington

292 Wakefield Street , Wellington, New Zealand, 6001  show map
 5 stars
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Yha Wellington

Wi-Fi
Parking
Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Air conditioning
Laundry
Elevator

Lift

Facilities for kids

Game room

Luggage storage

Overview

The comfortable Yha Wellington Hostel provides quick access to a war memorial, a museum and a theater nearby. Yha Wellington Hostel is distinguished by a welcoming atmosphere.

The hostel is set 150 meters away from Embassy Theatre. Serving both food and drinks, Monsoon Poon and Boulot are situated around 100 meters from the property.

15 minutes' walk to Wellington Railway train station.

Rooms

The hostel provides rooms like Twin Room, 4-bed female Dorm, Single Room and 6-bed female Dorm with complimentary Wi-Fi, heating, a dressing area, a personal computer and a writing desk. The rooms also have a carpet floor. Guests are offered non-smoking rooms with queen size beds, single beds and bunk beds. This property has en suite bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the bar each morning.

Services

Guests can take advantage of a designated smoking place, an elevator, a tour desk, a kiosk and a storage room and make use of self laundry, tour/ticket assistance and ironing provided on-site.

Relax

There are Wi-Fi, a TV and a dining area available in a communal room.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   150.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift

Services

  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Children

  • Game room

Room features

  • Dressing area

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 07:00-10:00 FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

292 Wakefield Street , Wellington, New Zealand, 6001

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Airports
Train
  • Wellington Railway Station
    1.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Two Souls (cuisine: International)
    100 ft
  • Monsoon Poon (cuisine: Indian, Asian, Chinese)
    300 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    150

Rooms and availability

Yha Wellington photos Room
Shared Bathroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
Yha Wellington photos Room
Private Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle

Yha Wellington Location

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Local attractions

  • Old Government Buildings1.0 mi
    Local Government Building 114 Lambton Quay
  • Ataturk Memorial3.6 mi
    Breaker Bay Road Tarakena Bay
  • Parliament Buildings1.1 mi
    Molesworth Street

Near the hostel

  • National War Memorial2800 ft
    7 Buckle Street Mount Cook

    Restaurants nearby

    • Two Souls100 ft

      Address: 290 Wakefield St
      Phone: 048033137

      72% likes this, based on 136 reviews
      Cuisine: International
      Price Range: USD 21 - USD 30

    • One Red Dog300 ft

      Address: North Wharf
      Phone: 04 3849777

      57% likes this, based on 104 reviews
      Price Range: USD 2 - USD 17

    • Fratelli200 ft

      Address: 15 Blair St
      Phone: 04 801 6615

      78% likes this, based on 53 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Monsoon Poon300 ft

      Address: 12 Blair St
      Phone: 04 803 3555

      70% likes this, based on 141 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian, Asian, Chinese

    • Thai Chef's Restaurant200 ft

      Address: 1 Blair Street
      Phone: 04 385 4535

      60% likes this, based on 50 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai
      Price Range: USD 16 - USD 22

    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 07:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      150
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    Yha Wellington Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Yha Wellington

    8.2
    FabulousBased on26 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      7.4

      Great location, very fast elevator!

    • Single
      10.0

      Brilliant Location, staff and facilites

      I fell asleep in the tv room,and got awoken @ 6.30am to a guy who was cleaning, and he wouldnt believe I was staying there despite me giving him my room number and showing him my door key - he insisted on making me feel like an idiot/criminal by taking me to the desk, talking to me like crap, and going through his list!!

    • Single
      10.0

      The staff is awasome, very nice and the control the floors and rooms for security and quiet. I really recommend YHA Wellington. Shared facilities, kitchen and bathrooms were very clean, this is fantastic! Keep it like this !

      As for any hostel, I wish that all the travellers were respectful of the othe people and keep quiet, clean. This basic good manners depends on people only. The staff at YHA W is ready to help anytime, if any problems occur.

    • Single
      9.2

      There was an error in the booking and instead of booking me for Saturday night as I had done through another online booking system, they book me for Sunday. Once they realised the mistake they were most accomadating, friendly and gave me a good discount. I was happy with the way they handled the matter and the discount but the room was of an inferior standard.

    • Single
      10.0

      Excellent staffs Clean and nice room Great location just cross the street you'll find the New World store! (Open 'til midnight) Only 3 minutes to Courteney place where you can find everything.

    • Single
      8.2

      Clean, good value for money, central to city sightseeing venues.

    • Family with children
      10.0

      Convenient for central city nightlife and shopping and te papa, excellent helpful and friendly staff, great coffee on site made breakfast easy.

      No complaints but a Foosball table would have been a bonus!...almost booked at a competitor that had one, it was a factor in our search!

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      Really great kitchen, perfect location, lovely staff

    • Single
      9.2

      It was very clean. The staff is also very helpful in general.

      If you get delayed in checking out, one of the staff will raid your room and open it...even if you are a woman alone in the room. It was very awkward and embarrassing to be stormed in by a man you don't know.

    • Single
      10.0

      It was one of the best hostels i ever visited

      Breakfsst and eating facilities/conditions were not perfect

    • Family with children
      8.2

      Close to city centre, beaches and museums

      Not enough shower facilities to cope with busy times.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The YHA Wellington comes across as a really well run operation, we've stayed here twice and the place is really clean, the facilities are excellent and the staff are friendly but also really professional - they seem to take their jobs seriously but have fun at the same time. It's a massive place but it still feel's like it has a bit of personality.

      Nothing to speak of.

    • Couple
      6.2

      The location was pretty good, right in the town center and you can reach everything pretty good on foot. Laundry facilites have a tv and free wifi access for YHA-members. If you're not a member, it costs 5 Dollars per day.

      Staff at the reception was pretty annoyed, not very friendly and helpful. They just did what they had to. We had a double room with shared facilites and our window was facing the backyard. It was pretty noisy, many people chatting along the windows, yelling at eachother. We even had to hear how some people threw up in the middle of the night...right out of the window on the glass-roof of the café below....yam!

    • Single
      10.0

      The staff were fantastic and my double room was clean & spacious (for a backpackers), the bathrooms were clean with plenty of toilets & showers & even a hair dryer!

      It was a bit stuffy in the room but it is the middle of summer

    • Single
      7.8

      Free unlimited wifi. Clean bathrooms. Nice and helpful people at the welcoming desk. Great location.

      View on other rooms. Parking facilities not available around: got a parking ticket.

    How to reach hostel

    hostel Yha Wellington Wellington location
    Show big map »

    Hostel Address:

    292 Wakefield Street , Wellington, New Zealand, 6001

    Get directions
    Airports
    Train
    • Wellington Railway Station
      1.0 mi
    Restaurants
    • Two Souls (cuisine: International)
      100 ft
    • Monsoon Poon (cuisine: Indian, Asian, Chinese)
      300 ft
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 07:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      150