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42b College House Backpackers

Hostel

42b Campbell Street, Whanganui, New Zealand

At our family-run hostel in central Wanganui you can relax and enjoy an amazing lounge with pool table, table tennis, our garden with BBQ facilities and a lot more! As a guest you enjoy FREE Wifi ! Walking distance to the city center, supermarkets, major attractions and bus stops. Pick ups on arrangement. Come and join us in our great quality accommodation for little cost.

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Atmosphere 98%

Cleanliness 95%

Facilities 93%

Location 91%

Safety 98%

Staff 98%

Value 95%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 7.16USD
  • Breakfast 7.16USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 13:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Pet Friendly"
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Whanganui?

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At our family-run hostel in central Wanganui you can relax and enjoy an amazing lounge with pool table, table tennis, our garden with BBQ facilities and a lot more! As a guest you enjoy FREE Wifi ! Walking distance to the city center, supermarkets, major attractions and bus stops. Pick ups on arrangement. Come and join us in our great quality accommodation for little cost.

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Shared Rooms

Standard 4 Bed Female Dorm

People 4

Room details

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 4

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Standard

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 8

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard Single Private Shared Bathroom

People 1

Room details

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Standard

Deluxe Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 4 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

People 4

Room details

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Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

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Standard

Deluxe Single Private Ensuite

People 1

Room details

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Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

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Deluxe

About 42b College House Backpackers

42b College House is centrally located in the heart of the city. It was built and owned by a Wanganui celebrity some 80 years ago. For more than a decade it served as accommodation facility for a High School with a large kitchen, social areas and a huge dining room. In this period it got the name "College House".
Now 42b College House is spacious and nicely restored preserving the traditional character and architecture of an extraordinary and beautiful building.

Accommodation Information

Our highlights are:

- Comfortable made beds with bedding and linen
- Small size of dorms
- Free Wi-Fi and Internet lounge

- Social recreation area with table tennis, pool table, piano and games
- A lovely garden area with native plants and BBQ facilities that invites you to dine outside
- A very large kitchen with all facilities required for great cooking
- TV Room
- Laundry facilities

- Free off-street parking
- Late check-out at 11 am, early check-in at 1 pm

- Transport to or from the airport or the bus stop by arrangement for a small fee
- By arrangement, you can get a yummy home cooked continental breakfast for a small fee.

Come to 42b College House and enjoy your stay.

Location Information

SHOPPING
42b College House is located perfectly for shopping. We are less than 500 m to the central supermarkets (Pak'n'save, Countdown, New World) and the next dairy is just around the corner.
Victoria Ave with its cafes, restaurants and many shopping opportunities is just 200 m away.

MAIN ATTRACTIONS
River, Museum, Galleries and other tourist attractions are in walking distance.
Great beaches and a nature reserve sanctuary is just a short drive away.

GOING OUT
There are some nice pubs in town and plenty of restaurants. We are happy to give you advice once you are here.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the full cost of the reservation. Deposits paid are non refundable.