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9.1

Exceptional

313 reviews

313 reviews

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8.9

Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location
Parking
FREE
Nearby landmarks
St Mary's Catholic Church 750 m
Post Office 790 m
Bason Botanic Gardens 820 m
New World 900 m
Sarjeant Gallery 900 m
DOC Office 910 m
Wanganui Regional Museum 930 m
Wanganui Police Station 970 m
Rosie O'Grady's 1.0 km
Automobile Association 1.1 km

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

2 Plymouth Street, Whanganui, Wanganui, Wanganui, New Zealand, 4500 - See map

The car parking and the Wi-Fi are always free, so you can stay in touch and come and go as you please. Conveniently situated in the Wanganui part of Wanganui, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Whanganui Airport. This 3-star property is packed with in-house facilities to improve the quality and joy of your stay.

Highlights

Sparkling clean

Top Value

Excellent room comfort & quality

Airport transfer

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Facilities

Airport transfer

Bicycle rental

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

BBQ facilities

Luggage storage

Game room

Shared kitchen

Value for money8.7
Distance to city center0.75 km
Location rating8.9

Rooms available at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

Excellent
Room comfort & quality

8.2

Deluxe Double
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 queen bed
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Deluxe Single
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 double bed
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Deluxe Twin
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 2 single beds
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Family Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Courtyard view
  • 1 double bed and 2 bunk bed...
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Economy Single Room
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Courtyard view
  • 1 single bed
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Economy Double Room
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Courtyard view
  • 1 double bed
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Economy Twin Room
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Courtyard view
  • 2 single beds
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Family Room with Private Bathroom
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  • Room size: 17 m²/183 ft²
  • Courtyard view
  • 2 single beds and 1 double ...
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Single Bed in 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Shared bathroom
  • 1 bunk bed
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Single Bed in 4-Bed Male Dormitory Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 11 m²/118 ft²
  • Shared bathroom
  • 1 bunk bed
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Check-in is from 03:30 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hotel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out.

How do I get to Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind. Just use the "Let us know what you need" section of the booking page to let the hotel know you want to book a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. For those who wish to drive their own cars, Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel has a car park that's close to the hotel. Parking is free for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Wanganui with private transportation, the hotel can arrange taxi service.

Is breakfast offered at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Wake up to a great continental breakfast at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel.

What is the smoking policy at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel does not permit smoking in any of its rooms or indoor areas.

What is the closest airport to Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

The closest airport to Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel is Whanganui Airport, 4.7 km away.

What restaurants are nearby Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel’s neighborhood is Wanganui which includes popular restaurants such as Yellow House Cafe, Roast 4 T and Tokyo Roll Black.

What popular shopping places are close to Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Located in the Wanganui area, Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel is close to great shopping choices like Chronicle Glass and Whanganui River Traders Market.

What are popular attractions near Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel’s location in the Wanganui neighborhood makes it close to famous attractions including St Mary's Catholic Church, Sarjeant Gallery and DOC Office.

What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel?

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel is located within Wanganui, which makes it conveniently close to natural sights including Bason Botanic Gardens.

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What people love about Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

  • 10

    Exceptional

    "We had an enjoyable night in our lovely room."

    Karen

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    June 29, 2020

  • 10

    Exceptional
    Staff 

    "The hosts were welcoming, friendly and helpful, thank you so much for having us"

    Karen

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    June 29, 2020

Overall rating:

9.1

Exceptional
313 reviews
Cleanliness
9.2
Facilities
8.6
Location
8.9
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More about Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

More about Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel

See more of Wanganui when you stay at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel and experience all the benefits of a truly central location.
Have a hassle-free trip while enjoying the services and amenities offered by Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel. Never be out of touch with your contacts, with free Wi-Fi offered throughout your stay. If you need a ride from or to the airport, the hotel can arrange it before your check-in date. Taxi services provided by the hotel make exploring Wanganui even more convenient.
If you plan to arrive by car, you'll appreciate the hotel's free parking, right on-site. The hotel provides front desk services such as luggage storage and safety deposit boxes for guests' convenience. If you need, the ticket service and tours can even help you book tickets and reservations at all the best shows and programs nearby. On cold days and nights, the hotel's on-site fireplace will keep you warm.
Staying for a long time, or just need clean clothes? At the hotel, your favorite travel outfits will be kept clean and available with laundromat provided on-site. Please be advised that smoking is not allowed in the hotel to allow cleaner air for all guests.
Equipped with handy amenities, guestrooms at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel guarantee a comfortable stay for all travelers. Some rooms at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel are equipped with linen service for your convenience. Some rooms at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel include separate living room and balcony or terrace as part of their design layout. In-room entertainment such as television and cable TV is provided for guests in some selected rooms.
The hotel also offers a refrigerator, a coffee or tea maker, instant coffee and instant tea in some rooms for when you feel like it is needed. It's good to know that a hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobes and towels are provided in some guest bathrooms.


Dining and things to do

Nothing starts a morning better than a delicious breakfast, which you can always enjoy in-house at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel. A night in at the hotel's bar can be as fun as a night out with your travel companions. Guests who prefer to make their own meals will love the in-house BBQ facilities and shared kitchen available here.
Recreational facilities at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel are designed for escape and relaxation. Get wet in the best way on sunny days by joining water-world activities like fishing. Water sports are incredibly convenient with canoes provided by Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel. Have some easy fun without traveling far, while playing hiking trails at Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel.
Have fun with your friends or family, or even meet new people at the library and shared lounge and TV area.


Reasons to stay here

Rooms don't get much cheaper than here, being less than 92% of the city's accommodation.
Guests who stayed here rated the facilities above 82% of other accommodations in the city.
This hotel scores higher than 90% of the city's accommodations for cleanliness.

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Amenities and facilities

Excellent
Facilities

8.6

Most talked about facilities

Housekeeping

3 mentions

Internet

1 mention

Languages spoken
  • English
Outdoor
  • Bicycles
Internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
Things to do, ways to relax
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Game room
  • Garden
  • Hiking
  • Ticket services
  • Tours
Cleanliness and safety
  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Cashless payment service
  • Daily disinfection in all rooms
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • First aid kit
  • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Bar
  • BBQ facilities
  • Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Services and conveniences
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Heating in public area
  • Invoice provided
  • Ironing service
  • Laundromat
  • Laundry service
  • Library
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
  • Terrace
For the kids
  • Family room
Land sports
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
Access
  • CCTV outside property
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Smoke alarms
Getting around
  • Airport transfer
  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Car park [nearby]
  • Taxi service
Sports equipment rental
  • Bicycle rental
Available in all rooms
  • Carpeting
  • Complimentary tea
  • Free bottled water
  • Free instant coffee
  • Hair dryer
  • Ironing facilities
  • Linens
  • Mirror
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Shower

Food and dining

Breakfast options
  • Continental
  • Full English/Irish

Location

2 Plymouth Street, Whanganui, Wanganui, Wanganui, New Zealand, 4500
Excellent
Location

8.9

Property policies

Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Infant 0-5 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
Baby cot/crib available upon request
Children 6-14 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 15 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • The maximum length of stay at the property is 10 nights.
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out
  • Check-in from15:30
  • Check-in until20:30
  • Check-out until10:00
  • Reception open until20:30
Getting around
  • Distance from city center0.75 km
  • Travel time to airport (minutes)12
Extras
  • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 NZD
The property
  • Non-smoking rooms/floorsno
  • Number of bars/lounges0
  • Number of floors2
  • Number of restaurants0
  • Number of rooms 14
  • Room voltage220
  • Year property opened1880
  • Most recent renovation2020
Parking
  • Daily parking fee0 NZD

Reviews of Braemar House B&B and YHA Hostel from real guests

Provided by verified guests of Agoda
8.7
/
10
Excellent
Cleanliness9.2
Facilities8.6
Location8.9
Room comfort and quality8.2
Service8.6
Value for money8.7
High score for Wanganui
Rating
9+ Exceptional (4)
8-9 Excellent (3)
7-8 Very Good (1)
6-7 Good (4)
<6 Below Expectation (1)
Time of the year
Mar - May (1)
Jun - Aug (5)
Sep - Nov (1)
Dec - Feb (6)
All guests (22)
All room types
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Showing 13 verified guest comments
10.0
Exceptional
Karen from New Zealand
Couple
Deluxe Double
Stayed 1 night in June 2020

Beautiful classical home”

We had an enjoyable night in our lovely room. And a delicious cooked breakfast the next morning. The hosts were welcoming, friendly and helpful, thank you so much for having us

Reviewed June 29, 2020

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8.4
Excellent
Alistair from United Kingdom
Family with young children
Family Room with Shared Bathroom
Stayed 1 night in July 2018

Good Hostel”

This place was very good. Free unlimited Internet was handy, lounge & use of kitchen was great for us too. Our room was nice & clean & bed comfy. The room we had didn't have an en suite but the shared bathroom was just fine.

Reviewed July 12, 2018

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10.0
Exceptional
Bernadus from Indonesia
Family with young children
Family Room with Shared Bathroom
Stayed 1 night in December 2017

Exceptional”

Nice and beautiful house, clean and comfort room, well kept kitchen, friendly staff.

Reviewed January 05, 2018

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10.0
Exceptional
PIN from Taiwan
Group
1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Female Only
Stayed 2 nights in July 2016

Great!”

very cosy place to stay!

Reviewed July 23, 2016

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6.3
Good
FUK from Hong Kong SAR, China
Solo traveler
1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Female Only
Stayed 1 night in May 2013

Friendly staff”

Friendly staff

Room: Stayed in 6 ppl dorm for a nite, bed was clean and bathroom was big Wifi: Good connection Staff: Friendly staff which help us even we check-in after than operation period.

Reviewed August 17, 2013

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9.3
Exceptional
Dorothy from United Kingdom
Couple
Economy Double Room with Shared Bathroom
Stayed 3 nights in December 2012

Very clean friendly hostel.”

Near to the town and the river, clean rooms, towels and spotless kitchen. Wi-fi $5 for 24hrs and $2 phone card.

Ideal location, within walking distance of the town, I site ad library. Interesting locations within the town and around it. Off road parking was a bonus on the grounds of the house.

Reviewed January 01, 2013

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8.7
Excellent
rozenn from France
Group
Family Room with Shared Bathroom
Stayed 1 night in June 2012

lovely place”

beautiful house with garden

Nice welcome, clean and well equipped kitchen, clean facilities and a comfortable room for 4. All in a beautiful house with a lovely garden. We spent a very good evening and night there.

Reviewed July 23, 2012

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8.7
Excellent
Hannah from United Kingdom
Solo traveler
1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Female Only
Stayed 1 night in June 2012

Nice little place in wanganui”

It's cheap

Was cold and noisy. But it was to be expected. I got given a heater also, so it was ok.

Reviewed July 13, 2012

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7.0
Very good
SHIMPEI from Japan
Solo traveler
1 Person in 4-Bed Dormitory - Male Only
Stayed 1 night in December 2013

スタッフが親切”

清潔、スタッフが親切

ツアーに参加するため延泊しました。ブッキングでちょっと混乱したのですが、とても親切にフレンドリーに対応してもらい、気持よく過ごせました。

Reviewed December 23, 2013

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7.0
Very good
SHIMPEI from Japan
Solo traveler
1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Female Only
Stayed 1 night in December 2013

きれいなお屋敷”

建物がきれい、美しい川沿い

B&Bと併設の、大きなお屋敷を改造したようなホステルです。キッチンもきリビングも庭もきれいでくつろげました。美しいワンガヌイの川沿いにあり、散歩も気持ちいいです。

Reviewed December 23, 2013

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8.0
Excellent
Niramon from Thailand
Group
Deluxe Twin
Stayed 1 night in December 2015

โรงแรมน่ารัก ตั้งอยู่ริมแม่น้ำ”

ตำแหน่งที่ตั้ง ห้องพักงดงาม ราคาโอเค

ห้องพักน่ารักดี ตำแหน่งที่ตั้งริมแม่น้ำสวย

Reviewed December 13, 2015

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5.3
Nuttapol from Thailand
Couple
Economy Double Room with Shared Bathroom
Stayed 1 night in December 2013

ห้องนอนเล็ก ห้องน้ำรวมดี ห้องครัวรวมใหญ่ดี”

ห้องนอนเล็ก ห้องน้ำรวมดี ห้องครัวรวมใหญ่ดี

โรงแรมหาง่ายอยู่ติดถนนใหญ่

Reviewed January 31, 2014

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7.0
Very good
Kristina from Sweden
Couple
Economy Double Room with Shared Bathroom
Stayed 1 night in November 2012

Gulligt litet hotell.”

Trevlig personal och skyddad parkering.

Vi bodde bara här en natt men vi trivdes bra och rummet var litet och mysigt. Städat och trevlig toalett och duschutrymme.

Reviewed December 07, 2012

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