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Level One, 518 Colombo Street
PO Box 7576, Christchurch 8240
|The historic art-deco Hotel St George has affordable short and long term student and backpacker accommodation in the heart of Wellington's CBD, with universities, schools, public transport, shops and a supermarket close by. Hotel St George offers a number of room types ranging from studio with ensuite, single/doubles with ensuite or shared bathroom to suit couples or the single traveller.|
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0800 784 367
+64 4 470 7777
+64 21 455 902
The Hotel St George offers Wellington backpackers and student accommodation for short term and long term city living.
Our Wellington backpackers accommodation is affordable and is located right in the heart of Wellington's CBD. The Hotel St George offers ideal student accommodation in Wellington – universities, public transport, shops and a supermarket are at your doorstep.
This historic building is one of Wellington's iconic hotels and was host to The Beatles in 1964.
Hotel St George offers a number of room types to suit couples or single travellers wanting affordable accommodation in the heart of Wellington.
Studio with en suite – These units at our Wellington student accommodation are an average size with either a double or single bed suitable for a couple or a single person. Most en suites include a shower over bath.
Two Bedrooms shared Bathroom – These units are smaller than the studio and share a bathroom in the middle of the rooms.
Backpacker Single – Ideal room for a backpacker in Wellington looking for affordable accommodation in the central city. Shared bathroom/showers at the end of the hallway.
Backpacker Double and Twin with en suite – Two single beds and en suite bathroom.
Each room at our Wellington backpackers and student accommodation is complete with bed, beside table, desk and chair, drawers and a wardrobe. Each level has a small kitchenette for tea, coffee and breakfast.
A larger kitchen is available in the common area of our Wellington backpackers for cooking a meal or to relax and watch Sky TV. Our student accommodation in Wellington also offers a on-site laundry.
High speed wireless Internet is available throughout our Wellington backpackers.
Wellington City is compact and interesting, nestled between a dramatic harbour and bush clad hills. Great views can be found at the top of Mount Victoria, or by catching the cable car up to the Botanic Gardens. Downtown Wellington is ideally explored on foot.
Made up of four quarters each with their own distinct mix of shopping, cafes, transport, accommodation, Wellington's intense urban experience is unrivalled in the country.
The central city area of Wellington is the place to see performing arts, particularly ballet, theatre and musical performances. Local cuisine is sophisticated and inventive – an abundance of excellent cafes and restaurants are within walking distance of all the major hotels.
The waterfront has been transformed into a graceful promenade with shops, restaurants, activities and elegant landscaping making it a real drawcard for visitors and locals alike.
The new state of the art sports and entertainment stadium is just a short walk from downtown.
A different side of Wellington can be found along the western Kapiti Coast. The route hugs the rugged coastline, providing spectacular views. Off the coast is the world renowned bird sanctuary Kapiti Island.
The warm climate and relaxed lifestyle of this area have given birth to a luxurious style of country life – there are olive groves, feature gardens and unique bed and breakfasts.
Just north of Wellington city is the Hutt Valley, an area that offers a multitude of outdoor and adventure experiences including bush and coastal walks, 4WD (four-wheel drive) tours, golf, mountain biking and fishing.