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Worldwide Backpackers

Hostel | 291 The Terrace, Te ARo, Wellington, New Zealand 6011

79.4% Overall Rating

4 out of 5 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (07/06/2014)

Mae Griffin thinks…

"It was cheap, there was free breakfast, the first 2 nights we were upgraded to a double room as they had double booked the 3 bed dorm."

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 8:30
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Wellington?

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We are the smallest hostel in Wellington and specialise in ensuring you have a fantastic time meeting other backpackers and get heaps of information to enjoy yourself in the Capital city . Our hostel is an old turn of the century house. Lonely Planet rates us "as the smallest, friendliest hostel in Wellington". Everyone who stays is friendly and we make sure that who stays here feels welcome. We are close to town so shopping, entertainment is at your finger tips. Read more

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About Worldwide Backpackers

We cater for small groups, school, adventure or sports groups. We offer free breakfast and Wifi. SKy TV gives you that connection back home to your favourite sports teams. We give special weekly rates to those staying long term.

Accommodation Information

We provide Queen and Double rooms with shared bathroom facilities. The dormitory accomodation is 6,4, or 3 shared rooms with duvets and linen provided.Tent sites are available to those wanting a simpler stay. There are heaters in each room.

Location Information

291 The Terrace
TE Aro
We are twenty minutes from the Airport ( catch the #91 bus service - the Airport Flyer). From the interislander catch the $2 shuttle to the railway station and then a bus to us. www.metlink.co.nz has all the available bus services.
Wellington Stadium is a 30 minute walk.
We are centrally located and an easy walk to Cuba Street, Courtenay Place where all the entertainment happens in Welllington.