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The Dwellington

8 Halswell Street, Thorndon, Wellington, New Zealand, Distance from city centre: 1.5km

Rating: 88% from 11 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 83%Security
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 83%Location
  • 92%Value for money
  • 89%Facilities

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  • Bathroom to people ratio seemed to be off - there weren't quite enough bathrooms, which led to excessive waiting. The women's shower also had the drain clogged with hair, so it probably needed to be cleaned more thoroughly.
  • 77%
  • 18 Jan 2015 Anonymous USA
  • Really nice place to stay, close to the city center, safe and clean, you'll feel like at home. WIFI does not work very well but for the rest I definitely recommand this hostel.
  • 91%
  • 03 Nov 2014 Anonymous France
  • Very average. Wasn't good, wasn't bad - I've seen better hostels and I've seen worse.
  • 60%
  • 15 Oct 2014 Alexander New Zealand
  • Everything was really good, the only issue was the wi-fi that was not working very well, maybe because of many people was using.
  • 94%
  • 21 Sep 2014 Anonymous Brazil
  • Great staff very helpful, great wifi connection, close to Cuba street (10 min walk). Bed was comfortable and bedding was very nice. Right next to US embassy so you can't be much safer. Very nice and clean bathrooms. Laundry machines were great also. One of the best hostels I've ever stayed in.
  • 100%
  • 24 Aug 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Amazing place, we had such a great time here!
  • 100%
  • 02 Jul 2014 Anonymous Netherlands
  • The Dwellington was one of the best hostel i stayed in nz. The room was nice and i had a good time in this hostel. I stayed there two times, in total 4 nights :)
  • 91%
  • 26 May 2014 Anonymous Germany
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