With shared and private accommodation, YHA Westport is situated in a quiet side street only 100 meters from the Post Office and within easy walking distance to all shopping and evening entertainment.
Originally a stately gentlemen's residence, built in the late 1860's, it is now protected under the NZ Historic Places Trust.
Beautiful gardens, woodwork and intricate pressed tin ceilings create a unique atmosphere. The large common rooms, the fully-equipped kitchen, modern laundry and some accommodation are in the oldest part of the building.
More recent additions provide for double and twin rooms, while a new building with its own toilet and shower block contains five units suitable for families or groups.
YHA Westport caters for the budget conscious independent visitor, as well as families and small to medium size groups. Flexibility with 64 beds over 16 rooms accommodating 2,4,5,6 or 8 persons.
Driving into town on main street, turn right at New world corner, sign pointing to backpackers ( into Wakefield Street) , turn second street on your left which is Queen Street. You will see our sign 50 metres down.
All busses drop you of at the i.site, only 100 metres from our hostel
YHA Westport provides quality, secure and affordable accommodation for education, sports and tour groups. We have a brand new large kitchen and new bathrooms, 2 lounges, a dining room, a games room, a BBQ area and large deck.
To make the most our of your stay please contact us to discuss your requirements before making a booking.
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Capacity and Room Types
YHA Westport can host up to 85 guests across various room types.
Room types available are:
Group members will stay in a mixture of 4 and 6 bed share rooms. All bedding is provided (duvets, sheets and pillows) and towels can be hired for $1 each.
Supervisors and tour leaders can be accommodated in single, double or twin rooms with private or shared bathroom facilities. These rooms include all bed linen and towels. Please note that we have a limited number of private rooms with ensuite facilities and they are subject to availability.
To hlep you stay connected Wifi is free for all guests at YHA Westport.
Contact our Group Coordinators
Contact YHA Westport direct 03 789 7367 or email firstname.lastname@example.org