YHA Westport

Description

With shared and private accommodation, TripInn 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 gentleman'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.

TripInn 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.

By Car:

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.

By Bus:

All busses drop you of at the i.site, only 100 metres from our hostel

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  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Storage
  • Library Exchange
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Have an extreme West Coast experience while staying in Westport: abseiling, white water rafting, black water rafting, mountain biking, jet skiing… so many adventures, so little time!
  • Catch some fish in the Buller River or along the Westport beaches. The trout, snapper and whitebait are truly delicious.
  • Take some day trips from Westport to visit the seal colony at Cape Foulwind, the Carter Beach Golf Course or the fascinating Denniston Incline.

Events

  • National Youth Brass Band - Summon The Heroes (Jan 29th - Jan 29th) National Youth Brass Band 2015 Tour The National Youth Brass Band (NYBB) are a talented group of young brass musicians from all around Aotearoa New Zealand, who will be performing in Nelson on Friday Jan 30th ...
  • Daniel Madill Summer Tour (Jan 31st - Jan 31st) If you're feeling a little seaweedy cast away that sandy shell this summer and lend your ears to Daniel Madill as he wields his funked up lo-fi blend of psych-folk/blues. Sounds to get you moving your feet and thinking ...
  • NBS Around Brunner Cycle Ride (Jan 31st - Jan 31st) NBS Around Brunner started as a 130km sealed circuit cycle ride taking you through some of the most stunning scenery the West Coast of New Zealand has to offer. In 2013 we added the Around the Bridges 30km ride. In ...
  • Into the East (Feb 3rd - Feb 3rd) The sole of your left shoe will need a re-treading & your heart will love at full potential after spending an evening with Into The East who were crowned NZCMA Country Group of The Year & Nominated for Best NZ Folk Album ...
  • The Big Band Era (Feb 4th - Feb 4th) Discover the Era of the Big Band as our singers and 'Glen Miller' band present hits from big band icons: Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey and Henry Mancini and greats such as Ella Fitzgerald, Doris Day, Frank ...
  • Into the East (Feb 4th - Feb 4th) The sole of your left shoe will need a re-treading & your heart will love at full potential after spending an evening with Into The East who were crowned NZCMA Country Group of The Year & Nominated for Best NZ Folk Album ...

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.

Click here to read YHA New Zealand's full Groups Brochure.

Capacity and Room Types

 YHA Westport can host up to 70 guests across various room types. 

Room types available are:

  • 8 x 6 bed multi-share
  • 2 x 4 bed multi-share
  • 1 x 3 bed multi-share
  • 7 x twin and double rooms
  • 3 x twin, double and triple rooms with en suite facilities.

Shared rooms

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.

Private rooms

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 en suite facilities and they are subject to availability.

WiFi

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 westport@yha.co.nz

For all the benefits of staying with YHA read YHA New Zealand's full Groups Brochure