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 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 ...
  • Traditional Maori Healing Clinic (Sep 6th - Sep 6th) Nga Tohunga o Nga Hau e Wha are pleased to be hosting a Hau Ora Clinic in the stunning tranquil environment of Raglan. Come and join us as we host this special event for Raglan and the surrounding community. Our ...
  • The Saddleblasters (Sep 7th - Sep 7th) New Zealand Country-Folk music legend John Grenell returns to Valentes, Raglan for one show only, alongside Northland singer/songwriter Neil Hersey (featured in the 2013 TVNZ Country Calendar "Aupouri Wild Horses" ...
  • Nia Class - Dancing in Your Body's Way (Feb 24th - Dec 17th) 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 ...
  • Herbs Unplugged with Special Guest Shona Laing (Sep 12th - Sep 12th) It all began with a bunch of friends in a Garage in south Auckland playing accoustic guitars. And itss great to see after all the success here and abroad that heartland New Zealand get the opportunity to see and hear ...
  • Nia 52 Moves Workshop (Sep 13th - Sep 13th) "Space in the mind can be achieved by embodiment through physical learning... From here, freedom, peace and joy, can freely flow into your life” Come and get a full experience of Nia with the 52 Moves Workshop. ...

YHA offers a range of accommodation to suit groups of all types. Find out how YHA can help your group with their accommodation, transport and activity needs.

Each hostel offers a range of accommodation options for your group. Please email our Customer Services team or phone freephone (within NZ) 0800 278 299.