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The Dwellington

8 Halswell Street, Wellington 6011

+64 4550 9373

based on 1,357 reviews


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About The Dwellington, Wellington

Value for money
Located in Thorndon, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Katherine Mansfield Birthplace, Old St Paul's and Parliament House. Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station) and Westpac Stadium are also within 1 mi (2 km). Wellington Station is 10 minutes by foot and Wellington Kaiwharawhara Station is 26 minutes.

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Standard rooms - Mountain view


$63 totalSnaptravel
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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Hairdryer
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Smoke alarms


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Dustbins

Health and safety

  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Picnic area
  • Garden

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cooking classes

Parking and transportation

  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Free parking


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Shared kitchen
  • Breakfast included

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Key card access


  • Outdoor tennis
  • Squash

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Laundry facilities


  • Fax/photocopying

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Places of interest near The Dwellington

Attractions in Wellington, New Zealand curated by momondo

The Dwellington location: 8 Halswell Street, Wellington 6011

Restaurants and Cafés

Two Grey1.3 km
Guest Centre - AU Ops 11.3 km
Chameleon - InterContinental Wellington1.3 km
The Lobby Lounge - InterContinental Wellington1.3 km


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The Dwellington room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • On average, The Dwellington is less than the Wellington average rate for 3 star hotels. The nightly rate at The Dwellington is typically $39, whereas the nightly rate in Wellington is $209 more.

  • The drive from Wellington to The Dwellington will take you about 12min depending on traffic, with a distance of 6.5 km. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • The Dwellington has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Wellington to the hotel, but also around Wellington during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Wellington are on average $33/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to The Dwellington. The nearest airport to the hotel is Wellington.

  • Judging by our data, The Dwellington does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call The Dwellington at +64 4550 9373.

  • The Dwellington is 1.5 km away from the city centre of Wellington, where you can find interesting sights such as TSB Arena.

  • For assistance from an employee at The Dwellington please call +64 4550 9373.

  • Yes, The Dwellington has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Standard check-out time at The Dwellington is 10:00. Guests can check in after 14:00.

  • Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for The Dwellington at the moment between $38 and $73 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

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