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Reviews of YHA Wellington City

Hostel | 292 Wakefield St (Cnr Cambridge Tce), Wellington, New Zealand 6011

90.3% Overall Rating

406 out of 424 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (13/08/2014)

annette hallaran thinks…

"very handy to centrality, Down the same road foodmarket organics and new world shopping. .Close to Tepapa and a wee visit to reception of the Museum Hotel ( beautiful decor and art work"

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

What's Included

  • Linen

Important Information

YHA Cancellations Policy • To cancel any bookings a NZ$5.00 cancellation fee applies per transaction. • For cancellations made before 6pm the day before arrival - full refund. • For cancellations made after 6pm the day before arrival - no refund for the first night. • Cancellations on bookings made on the day of arrival will receive no refund for the first night, normal cancellation policy applies for subsequent nights. • If you do not advise the Hostel the non-arrival clause applies.

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90.3%

Overall Rating

406 out of 424 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'YHA Wellington City'

Atmosphere
81.6%
Location
96.8%
Facilities
90.4%
Cleanliness
91.2%
Staff
92.8%
Value
84.8%
Safety
94.4%
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Elizabeth Dunlop

27 December 2009 Elizabeth would recommend this property

Liked: Lost of info on what to do

Disliked: Elizabeth left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Nicolas Medot

12 December 2009

Liked: best location in town, great kitchen, tv room and pool area. Try not to get a room overseeing the harbour nor a room close to the elevators as they are very very noisy...

Disliked: Nicolas left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

07 December 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent location, good facilities and making a concerted effort to be green - all in all a very good city hostel.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

02 December 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the dinner deals

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

02 December 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff. A big hostel, good for meeting people.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

29 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: compared to other hostels in nz it was a little more expensive - but since it is located in wellington that might be the reason for the higher price. there is no free parking!! you have to pay 5 dollars per day in a voucher parking zone 10 minutes walk away!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

19 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Possibly the best YHA we stayed at on our trip very clean and modern with loads of great social areas. Brilliant location for exploring the city both night and day. Check out the views from the laundry too!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Adam Connolly

11 November 2009 Adam would recommend this property

Liked: This hostel had everything you could want really. Though it is more like a hotel than a hostel. Big mix of people here so it wasn't noisy like you sometimes get with big hostels. Very central and big supermarket across the street.

Disliked: Adam left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

11 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It was quite close to everything in town. The bed was very comfy and the showers were good too.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Gary McGinnis

05 October 2009 Gary would recommend this property

Liked: New Zealands a pretty special place for I and many others, Wellington's YHA was another facet of this superb country that will keep me coming back for more! Thanks Welly YHA!

Disliked: Gary left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

29 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Facilities were OK but when we arrived we had dirty sheets. However, this was promptly sorted out by the reception staff who were more than happy to help

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

21 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location, helpful receptionists

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

16 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Really liked private room for two. Quad room I could hear the people speaking in the next room. Paper thin walls.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Donna McCarthy

12 September 2009 Donna would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, comfortable and big

Disliked: Donna left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Lauren Cummings

30 August 2009 Lauren would recommend this property

Liked: The bathroom facilities were kept clean at all times. There was two kitchen areas available for all people staying at the hostel. The hostel had different meal deals available for people to purchase from local business at a discount rate, which were worth money. Supermarket was literally across the road.

Disliked: Lauren left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Lucy Greenway

18 August 2009 Lucy would recommend this property

Liked: Brilliant hostel, amazing facilities and location and a really good place to meet people!

Disliked: Lucy left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

16 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, good facilities, helpful staff.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Laura Hennessy

09 July 2009 Laura would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, big rooms

Disliked: Laura left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

30 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very clean; staff were very friendly

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Customer review

28 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: excellent rooms, very clean and comfortable. Nice ensuite, bathmats provided, bedside lights, extra blankets, opening windows for ventilation. Good location for sights, transport etc. excellent kitchen facilities

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Martin O´Sullivan

15 June 2009 Martin would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent staff, better than good rooms as regards cleanliness and housekeeping. Excellent location, great services provided. More like a hotel than a hostel, will definately be going back if staying in Wellington.

Disliked: Martin left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

10 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location and friendliness of staff.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Rebecca Stuart

03 June 2009 Rebecca would recommend this property

Liked: it was nice. they don't let you stay after 6 days, which sucked for me. and the person at the reception desk was really pushy with the membership. but it was fun and clean

Disliked: Rebecca left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

11 May 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good convenient position close to city.Very nice kitchen and dining areas.Bedrooms very comfortable and warm. Bathrooms are clean and handy to bedroooms. Laundry good. Always happy to stay here when in New Zealand. Staff were excellent and very helpful.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

29 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Ensuite room, large dining rooms, good facilities, quiet (compared to the other hostels in town that have loud bars that keep you awake until early hours of the morning) and friendly staff.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.