Room type

Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Shared Dormitory, Ensuite (4 beds)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

6 Bed Dorm - 1 Bed

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

4 Bed Dorm - 1 Bed

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

6 Bed Dorm - Women Only - 1 Bed

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Twin Room, Ensuite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Double Room, Ensuite, Harbour View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelHostel with bar/lounge, walk to Courtenay Place


Situated in Wellington, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Embassy Theatre and Courtenay Place. Te Papa and Cuba Street Mall are also within 10 minutes.

Property Features

A bar/lounge, WiFi in public areas, and coffee/tea in the lobby are available at this smoke-free hostel. Other amenities include self parking, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk.

Room Amenities

All 55 rooms offer TVs, showers, and phones.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Base Wellington - Hostel / Backpacker features coffee/tea in the lobby, laundry facilities, and an elevator (lift). High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Base Wellington - Hostel / Backpacker is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 55 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 


Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Phone 
  • Shower only 
  • Television 

Where to Eat

Basement Bar - Onsite bar. Open daily.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Room rates are based on 1 person. Extra-person charges apply for any additional guests (up to a maximum of 6 guests per shared room). Guests reserving a Shared Room category for more than 1 person must specify the total number of guests in the Special Requests section at time of booking, or by contacting the property immediately after booking via this Web site. Contact information is provided on the booking confirmation email.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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 rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: NZD 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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