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Wild Zebra Backpackers

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Overview
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good12%
  • Average16%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible45%
  • 1 Apr 2018
    “Worst so far”
  • 8 Mar 2018
    “Grubby and squalid”
58 Tory Street, Wellington 6011 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Two showers for about 15 rooms on each floor (or more I didn't exactly count). Long queues. Crappy curtains so light floods in (perhaps a pet peeve but rubbish nonetheless and was up at the crack of dawn every morning). Zero alchohol policy which wasn't...More

Thank Adrian G
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

I read many bad reviews about this hostel but as I’m low-budget backpacker and this was the cheapest one so I thought about giving it a go. And I’m happy I did! It’s definitely not as bad as the previous reviews make you believe, at...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Yes this place is cheap, but that doesn't excuse the obvious lack of any real cleaning, no door locks on the toilets, grubby everywhere and unhelpful staff. I spent one night here, the only good things I can say about it are the showers are...More

Thank Canyon-Wales
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews on here, we were regretting booking Wild Zebra! However when we got up to our double room, it was exactly what we'd hoped for. Clean, comfortable enough and quiet. The facilities like the showers are fine. Basic, but you get what...More

Thank Hebs121
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It is one of the worse hostel I've stayed in. It feels like a massive old factory/dirty squat, very impersonal, old and smelly. The bunk beds are terrible: very creaky and wobbly. I haven't checked the kitchen or common areas because I wanted to spend...More

Thank Catilla
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$ 14 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Wellywood Backpackers
Also Known As
Wellywood Backpackers Hotel Wellington
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$ 14 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Wellywood Backpackers
Also Known As
Wellywood Backpackers Hotel Wellington
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Greater Wellington > Wellington
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Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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