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Lodge in the City - Hostel, Wellington

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152 Taranaki StreetWellingtonNew Zealand

City-center hostel within walking distance of Cuba Street Mall
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More comfort would be nice
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Lodge in the City - Hostel, Wellington

from $26
  • Family Room (6 pax)
  • Family Room (4 pax)
  • Standard Double Room
  • Standard Single Room, 1 Twin Bed
  • Triple Room
  • Shared Dormitory (4 or 8 beds)
  • Shared Dormitory (10 beds)
  • Twin Room
  • Shared Dormitory (12 beds)
  • Shared Dormitory (6 bed)
  • Shared Dormitory (8 Beds)

What’s around Lodge in the City - Hostel, Wellington


  • In Te Aro
  • Cuba Street Mall - 7 min walk
  • Courtenay Place - 8 min walk
  • Te Papa (Museum of New Zealand) - 10 min walk
  • Civic Square - 12 min walk
  • Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) - 20 min walk
  • Old Government Buildings - 26 min walk
  • Beehive - 29 min walk

Getting around

  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) - 12 min drive
  • Paraparaumu (PPQ) - 45 min drive
  • Wellington Station - 25 min walk
  • Wellington Kaiwharawhara Station - 9 min drive
  • Wellington Ngauranga Station - 11 min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 92 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-3 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (18 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas *



  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 1960
  • Elevator/lift
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Lodge in the City - Hostel, Wellington’s small print

Also known as

  • City Backpacker Wellington
  • Lodge in the City Hostel/Backpacker
  • Lodge in the City Backpacker
  • Lodge City Backpacker
  • Lodge City Backpacker Wellington
  • Lodge City Hostel/Backpacker Wellington
  • Lodge City Hostel/Backpacker
  • City Hostel/Backpacker Wellington
  • City Hostel/Backpacker
  • Lodge City Hostel Wellington
  • Lodge City Hostel


Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve an onsite parking. Contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: NZD 20 per stay

Optional extras

Self parking costs NZD 10.00 per night with in/out privileges

WiFi is available in public areas for NZD 5.00 per day (rates may vary)

Wired Internet access is available in public areas for NZD 5.00 per day (rates may vary)

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

Lodge in the City - Hostel, Wellington

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