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Reviews of YHA Wellington City

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

89.3% Overall Rating

414 out of 432 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (05/02/2015)

"It was central-close to Te Papa. I enjoyed the reading room and T.V. rooms. The standard of cleanliness was outstanding. My single room was very comfortable, even if the view was a rusty tin roof!"

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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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89.3%

Overall Rating

414 out of 432 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'YHA Wellington City'

Atmosphere
80.0%
Location
96.0%
Facilities
88.8%
Cleanliness
91.2%
Staff
91.2%
Value
84.0%
Safety
93.6%
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91.4%
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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.

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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%
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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%
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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.

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Customer review

20 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

13 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very good facilities, good location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

08 April 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: the big dining room

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

11 March 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location, cleanliness

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

08 March 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location for going out and exploring the city. Would stay there again.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Ronald Ungerboeck

04 March 2009 Ronald would recommend this property

Liked: clean and save

Disliked: Ronald left no negative feedback.

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

Sarah Dewar

01 March 2009 Sarah would recommend this property

Liked: Great hostel in the centre of Wellington. Excellent location, everything in town is easily walkable. Great kitchen facilities with optional cheap food nights and activities organised. Lovely place. Our private room was quite small but clean and had everything we needed.

Disliked: Sarah left no negative feedback.

97.1%
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Kylie Nott

26 February 2009 Kylie would recommend this property

Liked: very easy to find, right across from a supermarket, just convenient all round!

Disliked: Kylie left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

19 February 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean and quiet. Good standard facilities.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Helen Baker

10 February 2009 Helen would recommend this property

Liked: Nice comfy hostel, huge though, much more like a hotel. Not so good to meet loads of people and go out partying etc, but other than that great. Massive clean kitchens, consistently clean rooms / bathrooms, very quiet and airy.... right opposite the supermarket and a 30 second walk into town. A little far from bus stops or ferry ports etc but you can get a city bus to the corner.

Disliked: Helen left no negative feedback.

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

Frank Spandl

22 January 2009

Liked: Nice location, good rooms but the common facilities like kitchen, toilets etc. are not really clean and well preserved. Just your average Big-City-YHA.

Disliked: Frank left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

16 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I'd like the staff and the room. We had a twin room and it was really clean and spacious. It was also quiet.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

09 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The helpfulness of the staff was incredible. They seriously are the friendliest people, and a great help to us during our stay there.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

31 December 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: central location, close to supermarket, large kitchens/lounge

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

29 December 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: spacious dorms, clean hostel, 2 kitchens but small for number of people that can stay and not an abundance of fridge space

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Katja Pfennig

28 November 2008 Katja would recommend this property

Liked: central location, cleanliness

Disliked: Katja left no negative feedback.

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

Jan-Erik Dahlqvist

27 November 2008 Jan-Erik would recommend this property

Liked: Very well managedMiss wi-fi free

Disliked: Jan-Erik left no negative feedback.