Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers)

Downtown backpackers is a secure, value for money backpackers hotel superbly located opposite the railway station in Wellington.

Per night
$24 - $85

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Downtown Backpackers is located in Wellington’s historic Art Deco Waterloo Hotel; a former high class hotel chosen for the Queen’s 1953 Coronation Tour. Directly opposite the railway station, this is the closest hostel to trains, buses and the Interisland ferry. It is also close to Parliament, the Stadium, City and Te Papa – Wellington’s fabulous Museum of New Zealand. Facilities include ensuite bathrooms, Sky TV, travel centre, self catering kitchen, internet access, bar and café. Finalist 1999, 2000 and 2001 NZ Tourism Awards.

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Physical address

Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers), 1 Bunny Street, Wellington Central, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
24 hours per day, 7 days per week.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • Licensed Bar
  • Lift
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Disabled Access
  • Laundry
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $24.00 - $85.00
Further pricing information:
Free accommodation for guides with group bookings (conditions apply).

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