Become an Associate Partner
YHA New Zealand comprises of a network of 45+ hostels throughout New Zealand. About half of these are independently owned and operated hostels operating under the YHA brand. Associate hostels are a part of our seamless network and follow YHA standards of quality and consistency.
Being an Associate partner of YHA New Zealand has many benefits, here’s a few:
- Exclusive territory – your business will be the only YHA in that location
- Inclusion in YHA’s international and domestic marketing material
- Inclusion in YHA’s seasonal and short term promotional offers
- Live bookings on the yha.co.nz website
- Centrally based customer services team capable of booking and answering questions about your hostel
- Access to YHA’s bulk supplies purchasing rates
- Onward booking service – booking guests in advance from YHA hostels into YHA hostels
- Access to operational expertise
- Sustainability and Environmental advice
- Human Resource advice
If you operate a GST registered accommodation business in an exclusive territory (your business is in a location where YHA does not currently operate) and your business is operating correctly under accommodation legislation, then we’d like to hear from you.
To be a part of the world’s biggest network of hostels, associated with a market leading organisation and aligned with a world renowned brand, please email our Hostels Operations Manager by clicking here.