Relax in Wellington’s best backpacker hostel, the Cambridge Hotel. Featuring a range of 4, 6 or 8 Bed Dorm Rooms, these mixed backpacker style rooms are perfect for groups or individual travelers looking for a unique social environment.  Located in the heart of Wellington City with all the major attractions within walking distance, The Cambridge is just around the corner from Wellingtons main entertainment and nightlife precinct, Courtenay Place.

Cambridge is also for the budget conscious with our rooms starting as cheap as $23/night. These rooms have easy access to shared bathrooms, kitchen, lounge, dining facilities and best off all the city of Wellington.

Cambridge Hotel backpacker guests are welcome to utilize the variety of social spaces and communal facilities, including the lounge area which is perfect for relaxing with a book or meeting people and eating as it ajoins the communal kitchen. No Hostel is complete without direct access to the bar and bistro, which are open early for breakfast until late night. Guests also receive 10% off food and beverage!


Check out our full list of facilities below!

 – 24 hour reception

 – Non-smoking rooms

 – 1 hour WiFi per device per day

 – Self-catering kitchen

 – Sky TV for all private rooms

 – Sky TV in lounge and dining area

 – ATM on site

 – Free luggage storage

 – Vending machine

 – Non-smoking throughout

 – Great heating

 – Fans available in summer

 – Lift

 – Coin operated laundry 24hrs

 – Ironing facilities

 – Tea and coffee making facilities in all private rooms

 – Toiletries provided in all private rooms

 – Body wash dispensers in all shared bathrooms

 – Hairdryers available

 – Security keycard access

 – No curfew/lockout

 – Onsite bar & restaurant