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Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers) offers budget accommodation in the centre of Wellington. The hostel features a 24-hour guest kitchen, self-service laundry facilities and a games room with pool tables.
Formerly the historic Hotel Waterloo, which hosted Queen Elizabeth II's entourage on her 1953 Coronation Tour, the hostel features elegant staircases, high ceilings and a café in the old ballroom.
Wellington Railway Station is only 200 metres from Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers. It is an 8-minute walk to TSB Arena and a 12-minute walk to Westpac Stadium.
Private and shared rooms are available. All rooms include heating and bed linen is provided. Each private room has a work desk and cable TV. Secure lockers are provided for all guests.
Hotel Waterloo House Bar specialises in fun activities and bar games every evening. 24-hour reception is available and the tour desk can book Interislander ferries, bus tours and trains around the North Island.
Kindly contact Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers directly if any member of your party is under 18, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation. Valid Photo ID is required on check-in.
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