YHA Picton Group Accommodation


YHA Picton offers a homely, peaceful and friendly environment for groups travelling in Picton. We run a small hostel and can cater for many types of groups including schools and colleges, sporting and cultural groups.

YHA Picton facilities include two fully-equipped kitchens plus an outdoor BBQ kitchen, sun-drenched gardens with picnic areas, a treehouse, hammock, free bike hire, spa pool, DVD library, Xbox, Sky TV and a separate TV lounge.

Free WiFi

We know leading a group is tough work at the best of times and you need to stay connected. YHA provides free unlimited WiFi during your stay.

Free Booking Service

A free booking service is provided for all land-based domestic travel and activities including:

  • Queen Charlotte Track
  • Winery tours
  • Dolphin swimming
  • Sea kayaking
  • Ferries and water transport
  • Buses, trains, and car hire
  • Flights with the local airline

Contact our Group Coordinators

Contact YHA Picton direct: email [email protected], or ring 03 573 6598.
To book group stays across multiple hostel locations please talk to our National Groups Coordinators: [email protected] | 0800 278 299

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Hostel Details & Location

Group Coordinator: Rob & Josh

Check in: 2:00 pm Check out: 10:00 am

Contact: +64 3 573 6598 Email this hostel

Reception: 8:15am - 9:30pm

Location: 34 Auckland Street,


Short walk to ferry


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How to get here

We’re located on Auckland St next to the bakery on Dublin St corner. There is free on-site parking available.


The bus stop is 500m from the hostel.


Koromiko is 6.5km from Picton. A pre-booked shuttle is required to take you to Picton.


Leave the Railway Station and turn right (south). The hostel is 150m down the road on the left.


Blueridge offers a free shuttle. Request drop-off at YHA Picton, the Villa. By car: Follow signs to the town centre, cross the railway line and turn left.

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Great for groups:

  • Free WiFi
  • Towel hire
  • Exclusive use options
  • Free booking service
  • Bed linen included
  • Secure bedrooms

Shared facilities:

  • Free WiFi
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Free breakfast (winter)
  • Outdoor area
  • BBQ
  • Hot tub
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free onsite parking
  • 24 hour guest access

Entertainment and activities:

  • Communal TV
  • Book exchange
  • Free movies


  • Luggage storage options
  • Travel & activity bookings
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle storage
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hostel capacity

YHA Picton can cater for up to 63 guests across 15 rooms with a separate, self-contained cottage that can be booked for a group of 19 or fewer.

Shared rooms

  • 1 x 10 bed multishare room
  • 1 x 8 bed multishare room
  • 3 x 6 bed multishare rooms
  • 1 x 5 bed multishare room
  • 2 x 4 bed multishare rooms

The hostel has a range of mixed and disabled bathroom facilities conveniently located close to the bedrooms. All bedding is provided (duvets, sheets and pillows) and towels can be hired for $1.

Private rooms

  • 1 x twin ensuite
  • 1 x double ensuite
  • 5 x double rooms

These rooms include all bed linen and towels.

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