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Backpackers and budget accommodation

Visiting Wellington on a budget? Whether you’re looking for backpacker accommodation, a central city apartment or an affordable hotel, Wellington has got you covered.

Comfort Hotel

Centrally located in the heart of the buzzing Cuba Street quarter, Comfort Hotel is the perfect spot for a vibrant city break in Wellington. Housed in a heritage building listed with the Historical Places Trust, this 3.5-star hotel blends timeless architecture with modern essentials. 

YHA Wellington

YHA Wellington offers central city back packer accommodation, located a short walk from the eateries and nightlife of Courtenay Place and across from a major supermarket. With a range of rooms from shared dorms to private rooms with ensuites, rooms start from just $32.

Bay Plaza Hotel

Bay Plaza Hotel is located on Wellington’s beautiful waterfront, with excellent views of the harbour. With rooms from $119 a night, the hotel is suitable for families and just minutes from the city’s restaurants, nightlife and attractions. 

Trek Global

Trek Global is a backpackers offering a range of in-house activities, making your stay in Wellington even more friendly and fun. Explore the city from this affordable base and discover the great activities Wellington has on offer. 

Ibis Wellington

Ibis Wellington is a 3.5-star hotel room 200 guest rooms, situated on Lambton Quay close to both shopping and corporate facilities.  Vivant! Restaurant and Bar is onsite and Parliament, Westpac Stadium and TSB Arena close by.

Hotel Waterloo

Located just opposite Wellington Train Station and close to InterIslander and Bluebridge ferry terminals plus Westpac Stadium, Hotel Waterloo is an ideal city base back packers. The historic Art Deco building offers self-catering options as well as an in-house bar and café.