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Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers)

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
1 Bunny Street Wellington Cbd, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand
3.5 out of 5 rating 513 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers), you'll be centrally located in Wellington, within a 5-minute walk of Old Government Buildings and Wellington Central Business District. This 4-star hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from St Paul's Cathedral and 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Old St Paul's.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 108 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected.

Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a nightclub, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and an arcade/game room.

Dining

At Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers), enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and an elevator (lift).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Wellington Central Business District - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Wellington Waterfront - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Lambton Quay - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Old Government Buildings - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Parliament House - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Archives New Zealand - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
National Library - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
St Paul's Cathedral - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Old St Paul's - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Beehive - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
New Zealand Parliament Buildings - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Museum of Wellington City and Sea - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
TSB Bank Arena - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Frank Kitts Park - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Paraparaumu (PPQ) - 51.2 km / 31.8 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers) is Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.).

Hotel policy

Bed Types are requests only and may not be honoured at the hotel if availability does not permit.

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 20.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 9 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Lockers available
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Restaurant
  • -Nightclub
  • -Total number of rooms - 108
  • -Elevator
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