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Absolutely Positively

YHA Wellington City


From $32

Wellington Partner

Enjoy a wide range of comfortable accommodation, from share ensuite rooms to deluxe private ensuite rooms.

This is everything an urban hostel should be - National Geographic 2014

Ultra clean, modern, bright, fun and friendly. YHA Wellington City is centrally located just off Courtenay Place; close to the waterfront, Te Papa museum, Embassy Cinema, cafes, bars, shops and theatres. You can also find a supermarket over the road (open till midnight).

A wide range of comfortable accommodation is available, from our spacious and well appointed four and six share ensuite rooms to our deluxe private ensuite rooms.

Two superbly equipped kitchen and dining areas and affordable meals are offered in the evening. An espresso bar with bagel breakfast available daily.

Friendly knowledgeable staff including a free travel booking service and a dedicated groups reservation team. 

Ample comfortable lounge areas, including a TV lounge with projector and free movie hire. Free use of pool table. Internet lounge with Skype and printing facilities and free unlimited WiFi for YHA members

Great specials and package deals available.

Accessibility information:

  • Ramp or elevator access to all areas of the hostel
  • Lowered section of reception desk
  • Comfortable spacious communal areas
  • Well designed disability bathrooms and showers with shower seat and handrails
  • Wheelchair accessible private rooms and share rooms available with or without ensuite
  • Widened bedroom doors
  • Heating and light switches in easy reach
  • Lowered kitchen bench, microwave and stovetop for easy wheelchair access
  • Helpful friendly staff who will make every effort to ensure all guests are happy
  • Doors that are electronic or slide open.


  • 2010 NZ Tourism Award Winner
  • 2009 Virgin / Guardian UK International Responsible Tourism Awards Winner
  • 2008 Hostelworld 'Best Hostel in Oceania for 2007'
  • 2007 Hostelworld 'Best Hostel in Oceania for 2006'

Services & facilities

  • TV/DVD
  • WiFi - extra charge
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