The Dwellington - Hostel - Wellington

8 Halswell St, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011  show map
 3 stars
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The Dwellington - Hostel - Wellington

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
TV

Leisure/ TV room

Sports activities

Hiking

Cycling

Tennis court

Squash

Breakfast

Overview

The comfortable Dwellington is a 3-star hostel in Wellington offering a sun terrace, a tennis court and a storage room. A bunch of amenities including a designated place for smoking and parking are available for guests.

This hostel is situated 400 meters away from Wellington Botanic Garden, Katherine Mansfield Birthplace and National Library. The bakery MariLuca is located 100 meters from the property.

The Dwellington Hostel is a short commute from a ferry port.

Rooms

The Dwellington Hostel offers a mix of Family Room, 5-bed female Dorm, 4-bed Dorm and Double Room. Some of the rooms at The Dwellington Hostel are fitted with heating, a private balcony, an iron with ironing board and high ceiling. Shared bathrooms with hairdryers and towels are provided for guests' use.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served daily. The property is appointed with a shared kitchen.

Services

Guests will appreciate free shuttle bus service, laundry and tour/ticket assistance maintained by multilingual staff.

Relax

Active tourists will enjoy lawn tennis and squash provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   13.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Squash

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Free breakfast

Children's facilities

  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 06:00-10:00 FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

8 Halswell St, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

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City Center
  • Wellington
    2.2 km
Airports
  • Wellington International (WLG)
    6.7 km
  • Paraparaumu (PPQ)
    44.6 km
Train Stations
  • Wellington Railway Station
    700 m
  • Train Stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • MariLuca (cuisine: Italian)
    80 m
  • Le Canard (cuisine: French)
    200 m
Beaches
  • Oriental Bay
    2.0 km
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    13

Rooms and availability

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Exterior Hotel information
Single Bed 4-Bed Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    12 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers comfortable linen. It has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 5-Bed Female Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    13 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers comfortable linen. It has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Room
Double Room
  • Room size:

    12 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers fresh towels and comfortable linen. It has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Room
Twin Room
Garden view
  • Room size:

    7 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers fresh towels and comfortable linen. It has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    10 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds

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  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers fresh towels and comfortable linen. It has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Room
Single Bed 8-Bed Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    22 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers comfortable linen. It has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Room
Double or Twin Room
  • Room size:

    11 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers fresh towels and comfortable linen. It has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel photos Exterior Hotel information
Small Double Room
  • Room size:

    8 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This room offers fresh towels and comfortable linen. It features a balcony and has access to shared kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

The Dwellington - Hostel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Ascot Street900 m
  • Cable Car1.2 km

Places of interest

  • New Zealand Ministry of Education200 m
  • Inland Revenue Department New Zealand200 m
  • Wellington High Court500 m
  • New Zealand Ministry of Social Development600 m
  • Wellington Supreme Court700 m
  • ANZ National Bank700 m
  • Ministry for Primary Industries700 m
  • Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment900 m
  • Inter Island Ferry Terminal1.1 km
  • TSB Bank Arena1.2 km
  • New Zealand Ministry of Justice1.2 km
  • New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs1.2 km
  • New Zealand Defence Force – Trentham Camp1.4 km
  • Department of Child, Youth and Family1.4 km
  • Wellington City Council1.4 km

Train stations

  • Wellington Railway Station600 m

Convention centers

  • Queen's Wharf Event Centre1.2 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Old St Paul's Church300 m
  • Old Government Buildings500 m
  • Beehive Parliament Building600 m
  • Parliament Buildings600 m

Stadiums

  • Westpac Stadium500 m
  • TSB Bank Arena Wellington1.3 km

Museums

  • Katherine Mansfield Birthplace300 m
  • Archives New Zealand400 m
  • Museum of Wellington City and Sea1.3 km
  • Carter Observatory1.3 km

Parks

  • Botanical Gardens1.3 km

Local attractions

  • Wellington Botanic Garden1.7 km
    101 Glenmore St, Wellington
  • Museum of New Zealand 2.0 km
    55 Cable St, Wellington
  • City Gallery Wellington1.8 km
    101 Wakefield St, Wellington
  • Frank Kitts Park1.6 km
    Jervois Quay, Wellington
  • Saint Mary of the Angels1.7 km
    15 Boulcott Street, Wellington

Near the hostel

  • Old St Paul's Cathedral330 m
    34 Mulgrave St, Wellington
  • National Library430 m
    Corner Molesworth and Aitken streets, Wellington
  • Reserve Bank Museum700 m
    2 The Terrace, Wellington
  • St Andrew's on the Terrace800 m
    30 The Terrace, Wellington
  • Wellington Cathedral of St. Paul370 m
    Cnr Hill and Molesworth Street, Wellington
  • National Archives430 m
    10 Mulgrave Street, Wellington
  • Old Government Buildings730 m
    Cnr Lambton Quay & Whitmore St, Wellington

Restaurants nearby

  • MariLuca80 m

    Address: Murphy Street

    83% likes this, based on 24 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Francois200 m

    Address: 10A Murphy St
    Phone: 499-5252

    60% likes this, based on 23 reviews
    Cuisine: French, European
    Price Range: NZD 1 - NZD 35

  • Bordeaux Bakery and Brasserie340 m

    Address: 220 Thorndon Qy
    Phone: (04) 499 8334

    62% likes this, based on 43 reviews

  • Le Canard200 m

    Address: 10A Murphy St , Thorndon
    Phone: 044995252

    73% likes this, based on 53 reviews
    Cuisine: French
    Price Range: NZD 30 - NZD 37

  • Mari Luca Ristoro290 m

    Address: 55-57 Mulgrave Street
    Phone: 04 499 5590

    65% likes this, based on 12 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    13
Cities nearby
  • Featherston hotels - 36 km
  • Lower Hutt hotels - 15 km
  • Porirua hotels - 19 km
  • Upper Hutt hotels - 31 km
  • Paekakariki hotels - 37 km
  • Plimmerton hotels - 25 km
  • Johnsonville hotels - 9 km
  • Raumati South hotels - 43 km
  • Paraparaumu hotels - 46 km
  • Waikanae hotels - 52 km

The Dwellington - Hostel Reviews

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    How to reach hostel

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    Hostel Address:

    8 Halswell St, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand, 6011

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Wellington
      2.2 km
    Airports
    • Wellington International (WLG)
      6.7 km
    • Paraparaumu (PPQ)
      44.6 km
    Train Stations
    • Wellington Railway Station
      700 m
    • Train Stations
      100 m
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Restaurants
    • MariLuca (cuisine: Italian)
      80 m
    • Le Canard (cuisine: French)
      200 m
    Beaches
    • Oriental Bay
      2.0 km
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 06:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      13