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    Wellington - World Wide Backpackers

    291 The Terrace | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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    • Excellent29%
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    26 Mar 2017
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Being in central Wellington, I was expecting quality accommodation. When I arrived mid afternoon, there were no staff present & a long term resident kindly showed me around. The room was cosy enough apart from a leaking tap & a top single sheet fitted to...More

    Thank PPTeAnau
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed 4 weeks in that hostel and I really enjoyed my stay. I'll come back. Good atmosphere and good wibes with other guests and with managers. The whole hostel is cleaned several times a day, the kitchen is functional, and there's a nice terrace...More

    Thank ClaireCed
    Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in this hostel from NYE to mid-January. They got my booking date mixed up but were able to pitch a tent for my first night's stay so that was fine. Moved to a 4-bed dorm after. The room itself was pretty small and the...More

    Thank Dian M
    Reviewed 11 November 2016

    I stayed in this backpackers during one month because there is a really friendly and good atmosphere between guests and Wellington it's a very nice city. Until the last day, it's was good. Kitchen it's OK, but not a lot of cups. WiFi is bad,...More

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    Response from xavier77, Owner at Wellington - World Wide BackpackersResponded 11 November 2016

    Hi we are pleased you enjoyed the friendly and good atmosphere between guests, The hostel has a great vibe. We now have the fastest wi fi in Wellington as we have upgraded and had fibre installed. Guests don't sleep in the lounge, this was an...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

    It's a very nice hostel, very clean and free wifi. And cause it's a small hostel, you get very fast in contact. That's really cool. The supermarket is a 7 min walk away and you need 15 minutes to foot to the city center, that's...More

    Thank Der_Looper
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$22 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "Downstairs rooms are more quiet."
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    "Ask to stay away from the TV room and the outside patio if possible ie downstairs"
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    "Downstairs is more quite then upstairs :)"
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    "Room 1 can be noisy at the weekend."
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