Nomads Capital, our Wellington backpackers, is a Qualmark 5-star rated hostel, so you know that you will be staying in top quality budget accommodation. It is ideally located in Wellington's central bohemian quarter, with loads of communal areas to meet other backpackers, making Nomads Wellington the best value place to stay on your arrival. more...
If you're booking for 10 or more people please visit our Wellington Group Accommodation page.
Nomads Wellington backpackers (Nomads Capital) - voted number 3 in New Zealand as well as nominated for Best Large Hostel in the World where it placed 13th at the recent Hoscar Awards!
Secure luggage storage available (additional cost)
Address: Nomads Capital, 118-120 Wakefield St, Wellington, 6011
Phone (NZ): +64 4 978 7800
FreePhone (NZ): 0508 NOMADS (666 237)
Directions to Nomads Capital can be found on our Google+ page. There is a public carpark located right behind Nomads Wellington backpackers hostel
Cancellations made within 24 hours will incur a 1 night penalty per person Guests who no show will be charged for 1 night per person
Children under 18 are allowed to stay at Nomads Capital with legal guardian in private room using existing bedding. No reduction
Please Note: For last minute bookings, in periods of high demand we cannot guarantee that reservations with more than one person will be allocated to the same room. We will however make every attempt to allocate beds in the same room where possible.
There is a public carpark located right behind this Wellington backpackers hostel
From the Airport
Airport Shuttle Van: Cost is $15-$17 one way. Simply call us on our Freecall Number 0508 666237 on arrival and we'll sort out the rest.
Taxi: If there are 3 or more people, it will be the cheapest! A taxi ride will cost about $25 to Nomads Capital and will take approx. 20 minutes depending on traffic.
From the Train Station
Take a local bus from just out of the station and to the right on Bunny St. Buses 1, 2, 14, 43 & 44 Destination, Courtney Place. Get off at Wakefield Street. Cost about $2.
Or a 10 minute walk to Nomads Capital: walk down Customhouse Quay, then Jervois Quay, turn right into Taranaki Street and first right onto Wakefield Street, Nomads Capital two blocks along on the left hand side.
From ROUTE 1 - Through the Terrace Tunnel, follow the motorway to the end into Vivian Street, turn third left into Taranaki, and third left onto Wakefield Street, Nomads Capital 100m on the right.
From the InterIslander terminal, follow the signs to city centre along Aotea Quay, Waterloo Quay, Customhouse Quay, Jervois Quay turn right into Taranaki Street and first right onto Wakefield Street, Nomads Capital two blocks along on the left hand side.