YHA Hamilton

Description

YHA Hamilton is centrally located in the vibrant city centre. Whether it’s for the nightlife or just a stroll along New Zealand’s longest river the Waikato, come stay with us. With a range of private and multi-share rooms all with ensuite as well as motel-style self contained units with air conditioning, you will be spoilt for choice. Sky TV and free to air channels are available in nearly all our rooms as well as the common room.

Everything is at your door step at YHA Hamilton, a supermarket across the road, on the bus route and an easy level walk to a huge choice of restaurants and bars.

YHA Hamilton offers a great range of affordable accommodation right in the heart of the city. Our central Waikato location is a perfect base to explore the surrounding area.

Quote

"I was greeted by a super friendly guy at the reception who was more than happy to show me around the hostel, once inside the room I was surprised at the creature comforts that I assumed a hostel would not have." -Guest review for TripAdvisor.com 2012

Car
If arriving by car we are located at the city end of Ulster St which is the main road into Hamilton from the North.
From the South if you locate the main CBD street which is Victoria, then Ulster is a continuation of Victoria Street.
 
Bus/Shuttle
Bus depot is a 10 minute walk. Public transport bus stop across the road.
 
Plane
  20km From Hamilton airport.
 

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  • BBQ
  • Disabled Facilities
  • EFTPOS
  • Internet Access
  • Library Exchange
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mastercard
  • Parking
  • TV Room
  • VISA
  • River cruise or walk the river
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Visit Hamilton Zoo, home to over 600 New Zealand and exotic animals
  • Experience the popular club and bar scene
  • An easy drive to Waitomo Caves and black water rafting
  • Visit the West coast, world famous Raglan with its famous surf beach, Kawhia harbour or Hobbit town from Lord of the Rings

Events

  • Nia Class - Dancing in Your Body's Way (Feb 24th - Dec 17th) Get fit while having fun - it can be done! Experience moving with pleasure and joy in this playful class that reconnects your mind and soul to your body through Your Body's Way. No experience needed, no shoes needed ...
  • Raglan Musicians Club - Open Mic Night (Jan 30th - Nov 27th)
  • Pauline Scanlon with Keeva (Nov 28th - Nov 28th) From Carnegie Hall to the Raglan Town Hall! This November, three of Ireland’s most celebrated Irish musicians; Pauline Scanlon, Tola Custy and Alan Doherty travel to New Zealand to to play shows in New Plymouth, ...
  • Nia Class - Dancing in Your Body's Way (Feb 21st - Dec 19th) Experience moving with pleasure and joy in this playful class that reconnects your mind and soul to your body through Your Body's Way. No experience needed, no shoes needed either! First class free! Classes start from ...
  • The International Elton John and Billy Joel Tribute Show (Dec 5th - Dec 5th) Direct from England - Europe's Top Elton John and Billy Joel Tribute Show in NZ for the first time October - December 2014. This show has toured the world to great acclaim. The show consists of 6 songs from support ...
  • Julian Temple Band (Dec 5th - Dec 5th) Having spent the last year on the United States' West Coast, alt-blues and folk-noir artist Julian Temple and his band are back together to raise funds for a new album with an extensive New Zealand summer touring ...