Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

Downtown Backpackers

Hotel Waterloo / Downtown Backpackers Wellington

The Hotel Waterloo greets you as soon as you enter Wellington, if you come by rail, by sea, or by road

If you want to make the best of your group stay in Wellington, then make sure you choose Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers (formerly Downtown Backpackers) as your first choice of accommodation. Situated directly opposite the Railway station we are ideally located, being the closest hostel to trains, buses, the Interisland ferries, and is only a few minutes walk from Parliament, Westpac Stadium, The Events Centre, Capital E, the city area and Te Papa, Wellington’s fabulous Museum of New Zealand.

Special rates for schools and groups

We can cater for groups up to 150 people and have special rates for schools and groups. Room options are: shared rooms (sleep up to 7 per room). Double, Twin & Single Ensuite rooms. We also have large common areas. Our Facilities Are Ideal For Groups.

Contact our Group Coordinator - Freephone 0800 225 725 for more information or bookings. We can organise group catering (breakfast, dinner, packed lunches, morning teas), make travel arrangements through our in - house Travel Shop and are agents for Intercity, Nakedbus, Interislander, Bluebridge and more! Don’t hesitate to call us with your queries.