• Nomads Capital is a 5-star Qualmark rated hostel.
  • Only hostel in Wellington to offer FREE breakfast and dinner.
  • Located in the heart of Wellingtons bohemian quarter.
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Five Star Accommodation in the nations capital city!

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 comfy communal areas to meet other backpackers, making Nomads Wellington the best value place to stay on your arrival.

Due to events in Wellington this Wellington backpackers can book out very quickly. So make sure you don't miss out and BOOK NOW.

Blend is our onsite bar and restaurant offering an eclectic variety of food at backpacker prices and great daily food and drink specials

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!

Beautiful Building, Blend Bar, Breakfast & BBQ

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Key Card Access
  • Blend Bar
  • Private Courtyard & BBQ Area
  • Tour & travel desk
  • TV Lounge
  • FREE breakfast*
  • FREE light evening meal
  • FREE Tea & Coffee
  • 24hr Internet
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Guest message service
  • Luggage Storage**

*Make your own pancakes every morning!

**Secure luggage storage available (additional cost)

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Nomads Wellington
Address: 118-120 Wakefield St, Wellington, New Zealand 6011

Phone: +64 (0) 4978 7800
Freephone: 0508 666 237

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Price range: $26 - $105
Rated 4/5 based on 89 reviews

Parking: There is a public carpark located right behind Nomads Capital

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