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Wild Zebra Backpackers

Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (2)
  • 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
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Free Parking
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
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
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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Reviewed 18 October 2009

The room I stayed in was for four people and it was a fair size for the number. The lounge area on the fourth floor was incredibly large, with some individual rooms in which you could use laptops, sit & chat and watch DVDs. There...More

Thank Eruvandi
Reviewed 6 October 2009

We had a girls weekend away in Wellington and wanted somewhere central for food, bars and shopping. Wellywood ticked all the boxes! Easy walk to everything, secure rooms, friendly and very helpful at the front desk. We had the family unit with ensuite, perfectly tidy...More

Thank luv2travelmore
Reviewed 26 July 2009

reception staff don't greet, smile or acknowledge. we had random non-guest come into the room in the middle of the night - drunk, noisy and passed out (after trying to make out). people yell and shout down the corridors, you can hear everything that goes...More

Thank aliila
Reviewed 21 April 2009

The location for this hostel can't be beat, it's right in the center of town. Despite this, it wasn't too loud - of course this is still a big city hostel, and therefore it's quite large, and has lots of people coming in and out....More

1  Thank Lis_in_transit
Reviewed 4 January 2009

You can't beat the location of this hostel, it's just off Courtenay Place and near to loads of bars, restaurants, shops, buses etc The security of the hostel is not great, you're given a key for the main entrance door which is meant to be...More

Thank braystoners
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