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    Hotel Waterloo & Backpackers

    1 Bunny St | PO Box 3071, Wellington, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent16%
    • Very good40%
    • Average29%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible4%
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    “train station” (50 reviews)
    “guest kitchen” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Accessible rooms
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 383 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We stayed in this hotel / hostel for three days. The reception is 24/7 occupied. They were very friendly and helpful as well as the rest of the staff. The room was very nice, clean and had a TV. The bathroom we shared with another...More

    Thank Stefan_CH88
    Response from Silvia v, General Manager at Hotel Waterloo & BackpackersResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for your lovely feedback. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. Your feedback is very helpful and appreciated. We hope to see you back again soon. Kind Regards Silvia von der Brelie General Manager

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Booked a ensuite double room. The room itself very basic. No fridge, very small bathroom. Was disappointed that the bathroom wasn't cleaned properly (toothpaste marks still on the sink/floor) and the windows had large cracks in them. For the price it was reasonable and $5...More

    Thank Mett H
    Response from Silvia v, General Manager at Hotel Waterloo & BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Waterloo Hotel & Backpackers. I was very disappointed to hear about the cleanliness of your room as well as the cracked window. I sincerely apologise and can assure you this is...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This hotel is rather dated but served my purpose for an early bus departure form the opposite Railway Station. Bed and room is comfortable but the shared bathroom is original and can do with a renovation

    Thank billeclass
    Response from Lofa S, Manager at Hotel Waterloo & BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi there. Thank you very much for your review of your recent stay at our hotel. Thanks, Management

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    I have stayed at many places all over NZ , this would have to be one of my top picks. Always satisfied with the service at Hotel Waterloo and Backpackers. I stay regularly and always happy with what I get. Great team! Amazing place to...More

    Thank NOLS10
    Response from Cyrus D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Waterloo & BackpackersResponded 5 November 2017

    Hi there. Thank you very much for your review of your recent stay at our hotel. We are glad to hear we offered you more than what you expected. We hope you stay with us again. Thanks, Cyrus

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    I have to admit I was worried seeing the latest reviews but I enjoyed my stay. I did not expect to find a small backpackers with a personal touch in Wellington but I still had some nice conversations in their public areas and I found...More

    Thank Nicolai V
    Response from Lofa S, Manager at Hotel Waterloo & BackpackersResponded 19 October 2017

    Hi Nicolai, Thank you very much for your review of your recent stay at our hotel. We are glad to hear we offered you more than what you expected. We hope you stay with us again. Thanks, Management

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$32 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    • Location
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    • North Island >
    • Greater Wellington >
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    • Also Known As
    • Downtown Backpackers Hotel Wellington
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    Warren W
    24 September 2016|
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    Response from notagain9 | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed in an ensuite room bathroom recently renovated
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    lizcase1987
    25 October 2014|
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    Response from BevAnnM123 | Reviewed this property |
    There is parking across the road - but you have to pay - a daily rate - I think if you get a receipt from the hotel reception there might be a discount - can I suggest you contact the hotel I found them very helpful and... More
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    "If catching a North Island Bus, or the Explorer Train - perfect, just across the road."
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    "Higher is better to avoid street noise"
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    "If you want cheap accommodation, this is well worth a go"
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    "Be sure to have a bathroom."
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