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Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

"Great stay.will use this hotel again and recomend it to others"

Caroline - November 9, 2020
4 - Bed Dormitory ( Mixed) Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers
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Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

1 Bunny Street Pipitea, Wellington Central, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011 - See map
Free Wi-Fi
Property highlights
Check-in/out [express]
Hassle-free check in
Close to New Zealand Parliament
Within 260 m of property
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Popular landmarks
New Zealand Parliament 260 m
Old St Paul's 450 m
Wellington Museum 600 m
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa 1.1 km
Cuba Street 1.3 km
Oriental Bay Beach 1.8 km
Mount Victoria 2.1 km
ZEALANDIA Sanctuary 2.5 km
Wellington Zoo 4.4 km
Staglands Wildlife Reserve 43.5 km
Nearby landmarks
Wellington Railway Station Building 50 m
Wellington Railway Station 110 m
Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry 110 m
Metro New World Railway Station 120 m
Government Buildings 190 m
Wilson 220 m
Plimmer Steps 230 m
New Zealand Parliament 260 m
Wellington Cenotaph 270 m
Lambton Quay 290 m
8.7

Excellent

Location rating score

150 meters from city center
Popular neighborhood
  • 110 meters to public transportation

  • Located in heart of Wellington

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Daily housekeeping

  • Daily housekeeping

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Wellington every 39 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money7.6
Distance to city center0.5 km
Location rating8.7
Nearest airportWellington International Airport (WLG)
Distance to airport6.0 km

Rooms available at Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

Twin Room with Bathroom
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  • Room size: 20 m²/215 ft²
  • 2 single beds
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Double or Twin Room
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 single bed and 1 double b...
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Double Room with Private Bathroom
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 double bed
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Superior Double Room
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  • Room size: 10 m²/108 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 double bed
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Bunk Style Standard Twin Room
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 bunk bed
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Bunk Bed in Mixed Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 20 m²/215 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 bunk bed
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Single Room with Bathroom
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  • Room size: 2 m²/22 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 single bed
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4 - Bed Dormitory ( Mixed)
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 bunk bed
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Bunk Style Basic Twin Room
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 bunk bed
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6 - Bed Mixed Dormitory
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  • Room size: 32 m²/344 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 bunk bed
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers?

Check-in is from 03:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hostel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

How do I get to Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers?

For those who wish to drive their own cars, Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers has a car park that's close to the hostel.

Is breakfast offered at Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers?

Wake up to a great continental breakfast at Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers. Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 9 NZD if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the hostel.

What is the smoking policy at Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers?

Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

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What people love about Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

  • 8.8
    Excellent

    "Had a good stay in a dorm bed in a mixed room."

    Chris

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    December 14, 2020

  • 8.4
    Excellent
    Location

    "So close to the ferry terminal and shopping."

    Kristine

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    December 24, 2019

  • 10.0
    Exceptional
    Location

    "Fantastic location especially for the train."

    sarah

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    October 16, 2019

Property ranking|Compared to 322 Wellington properties
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Location score
8.7/10
Room comfort score
7.1/10
Room size
22 sqm.
Value for money score
7.5/10
Better than
84
%
of Wellington properties
Better than
81
%
of Wellington properties
Bigger than
80
%
of Wellington properties
Better than
75
%
of Wellington properties
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Overall rating:
7.6
Very good
4,496 reviews
Cleanliness
7.2
Facilities
6.9
Location
8.7
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What travelers say they love:
Great price for all you need and nothing you don’t.
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More about Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

More about Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

Situated in Wellington Central, Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers is the perfect place to experience Wellington and its surroundings. The hotel lies 0.5 km from the city center and provides accessibility to important town facilities. Also within easy reach are Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry, Government Buildings, Plimmer Steps.

The facilities and services provided by Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers ensure a pleasant stay for guests. Top features of the hotel include kitchen, 24-hour front desk, facilities for disabled guests, express check-in/check-out, luggage storage.

Guests can choose from 180 rooms, all of which exude an atmosphere of total peace and harmony. The hotel offers many unique recreational opportunities such as games room. Whatever your reason for visiting Wellington, the Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away.

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Most talked about facilities

Housekeeping
27 mentions
Internet
9 mentions
Food & Dining
6 mentions
Breakfast
1 mention

What they offer

8.4
Excellent
Staff 

"Staff were friendly and the room was well serviced."

Khayden

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September 17, 2020

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Reviews of Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers from real guests

Overall rating
7.6
Very good
From 4496 reviews
8.9Location
8.0Service
7.7Value for money
Agoda Reviews (539)Booking.com Reviews (3957)
Rating via Booking.com7.7
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10
Very good
Cleanliness7.4
Facilities7.1
Location9.0
Room comfort and quality7.2
Service8.1
Value for money7.8
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9.0
Exceptional
Hall
Family with young children

Superb”

Room very hot
Reviewed May 13, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
John
Solo traveler

Best place in the city”

Excellent location Helpful staff 24&#47;7 Great value for money Best Backpackers&#47;hostel accommodation in Wellington
N&#47;A
Reviewed May 11, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Sarah
Business traveler

Clean, central and great value...”

Great location by the railway station. Clean room, comfy bed, good tv, decent shower. Great value for money.
Noisy outside at night
Reviewed May 11, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Caroline
Solo traveler

Good value &amp; location”

Great location, nice &amp; clean &amp; tidy, good price
Little bit noisy
Reviewed May 10, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Tan
Solo traveler

Great stay”

Love the location within walking distance to cbd and places I wanted to visit such as the waterfront, Te Papa Museum etc. Stay was comfortable and good value for money. Had breakfast at the lounge on ...
Reviewed May 10, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Dai
Solo traveler

Exceptional”

Staff. so flexibly taken care of anything that I offered.
nothing
Reviewed May 09, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Redgummies
Solo traveler

Exceptional”

Easy access to everything.
Restaurant no longer there (since Covid ? I have been coming here for many, many years and always used the Restaurant. The meals were great value, great variety.
Reviewed May 08, 2021

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4.0
Maria
Couple

Average ”

The personal was very friendly. The common room it’s really nice, plenty of space as in the kitchen.
Very noisy. I stayed in a single room the first two nights, it was HORRIBLE. Very small and the bathroom facilities were too old. Then I swap to a double room and it was way much better. Still very ...
Reviewed May 08, 2021

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7.0
Very good
Raj
Couple

Good”

Initial room that was given had no ventilation.Switched to another room. The wash basin didnt work and water got stagnant. Noise from outside throughout the night.
Reviewed May 07, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Ben
Group

Very good”

Locality and price. Clean and tidy.
Street noise.
Reviewed May 07, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Elaine
Family with young children

Exceptional”

Lovely clean room wonderful helpful staff
Reviewed May 06, 2021

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7.0
Very good
Anonymous
Couple

Good”

Handy location
The bed was too soft
Reviewed May 04, 2021

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3.0
Yana
Solo traveler

Okay”

The lounge room and kitchen are nice and big.
Squeaky and unsteady bunk beds. Quite dirty (walked out to dirty towels on the floor in the corridor and the common bathrooms were pretty bad.) And it didn’t feel very safe.
Reviewed May 03, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Fortunatoxerxes
Solo traveler

Superb”

Location
Sign of there establishment &quot;Hotel Waterloo &quot; not so visible from far distance so the new comers can easily see it.
Reviewed May 03, 2021

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7.0
Very good
Junjie
Solo traveler

just okay”

Nothing really
A lot ... small room... no cutlery... unhappy staff... noisy location. Don’t recommend
Reviewed May 02, 2021

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7.0
Very good
David
Couple

Good”

Great location
Bed mattress and room fittings dated. Toilet needed cleaning and walls were thin
Reviewed May 02, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Max
Couple

Very good”

Location is near perfect. Staff were very accommodating. Room was warm.
No mini fridge in compact studio. Would have liked more pillows.
Reviewed May 01, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Watts
Group

Very good”

Value for the price
Reviewed May 01, 2021

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7.0
Very good
Claudia
Family with young children

Good”

Room clean and tidy, and warm. Good shower.
Common areas could be tidier.
Reviewed May 01, 2021

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7.0
Very good
Aaddy_roy
Solo traveler

Good”

Good customer care
Reviewed May 01, 2021

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